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The Winners

UCLA MEMES Center

Congratulations to all of the teams! First place and $5000 went to Harvard University (Chris Adams, Ali Habib, Matt Quinn, Alex Rosen and Bret Thacher). Second place and $3000 went to University of Pennsylvania (Jarren Ginsburg, Akshay Khanna, Mark Pereira and Eric Sherman). Third place and $2000 went to University of California, Los Angeles (Jade Descheneaux, Joe Lennarz, Joel Ramirez, Craig Rosenkranz and David Umanoff).

First Place

Harvard University Business School and Law
School

Chris Adams
Ali Habib
Matt Quinn
Alex Rosen
Bret Thacher

Second Place

University of Pennsylvania Law School and The Wharton School

Jarren Ginsburg
Akshay Khanna
Mark Pereira
Eric Sherman

Third Place

UCLA Anderson School of Management and UCLA Law School

Jade Descheneaux
Joe Lennarz
Joel Ramirez
Craig Rosenkranz
David Umanoff

Program

UCLA MEMES Center

The day will kick off with The Business of Sports Panel featuring some of the biggest names in the sports world talking about current trends that impact the industry:

Panelists

Eric Johnson
Executive Vice President,
Multimedia Sales, ESPN

Gillian Zucker
Auto Club Speedway President

Peter Guber
Chairman, Mandalay Entertainment

Irwin Raij
Partner with Foley & Lardner, LLP and Co-Chair of the firm's Sports Industry Team


Moderator

Andrew Brandt
NFL Business Analyst, ESPN
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Judges

  • Andrew Brandt, NFL Business Analyst, ESPN; Director, Moorad Center for the Study of Sports Law, Villanova School of Law
  • Steve Boyett, Associate, Foley & Lardner LLP
  • Scott Brown, President and General Counsel, Universal Sports Network
  • Roger Cosack, Sports Law Professor, Pepperdine University
  • Sam Fernandez, General Counsel, Los Angeles Dodgers
  • Dean John Gotanda, Villanova School of Law
  • Eric Johnson EVP Multimedia Sales, ESPN
  • Penny Lee, Political/Communications Strategist, Lee Strategies
  • Dean Judy Olian, UCLA Anderson School of Management
  • Irwin Raij, Partner, Foley & Lardner LLP
  • Jerome Rybarczyk, National Counsel, Xerox Corporation, Villanova School of Law '81
  • Bill Sanders, Senior Vice President, PMK*BNC, UCLA Anderson School of Management '98
  • Terry Tumey, Athletic Director UC Davis, UCLA Anderson School of Management '96
  • Rhea Turtletaub, Vice Chancellor-External Affairs, UCLA
  • Miguel Unzueta, Associate Professor of Management and Organizations, UCLA Anderson School of Management
  • Gillian Zucker, President, Auto Club Speedway

Participating Schools

  • Chapman University - Fowler School of Law and Argyros School of Business & Economics
  • Emory University - School of Law and Goizueta Business School
  • Harvard University - Harvard Business School and Harvard Law School
  • Loyola Marymount University - Loyola Law School and College of Business Administration
  • Marquette University - Law School and College of Business Administration
  • Northwestern University - School of Law and Kellogg School of Management
  • Pepperdine University - The School of Law and Graziadio School of Business and Management
  • University of Chicago - Law School and Booth School of Business
  • University of California, Berkeley - School of Law and Haas School of Business
  • University of California, Los Angeles - UCLA Law School and Anderson School of Management
  • University of Michigan - Law School and The Stephen M. Ross School of Business
  • University of Pennsylvania - Law School and The Wharton School
  • University of Southern California - USC Gould School of Law and USC Marshall School of Business
  • Villanova University - School of Law and School of Business

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