National Sports Management

Brian H. Mesika

East Coast Marketing / Client Services

Brian has a diverse background, having worked in three different professional sports leagues. Most recently, Brian worked for the NFL’s Tampa Bay Buccaneers where he ranked at the top of the sales board in multi-year license agreements for the club, while continuously maximizing new revenue opportunities through building relationships with major corporations. Prior to joining the NFL, he worked for Sunrise Sports & Entertainment (SSE) the parent company for the NHL’s Florida Panthers and BankAtlantic Center where he was responsible for the sales and marketing for all SSE’s products. While at SSE he successfully maintained over $900,000 in business accounts for the company. Brian was a member of the sales staff that was awarded the 2005 “Stanley Cup of Business” by Street & Smith’s SportsBusiness Journal. Brian started his career with the NBA’s Orlando Magic where he finished as the teams number one sales and marketing executive in the 2004-2005 NBA seasons. Brian focuses on maintaining the desired brand image of each client and enhances their careers through contract and broadcast negotiation, promotional management, and maximizing endorsement opportunities. Throughout his career, Brian has formed partnerships with several major corporations in the world. Brian is a graduate of Florida State University with a major in Sports Management, with an emphasis in Business.

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