MSA Sports Forum

MSA Sports Forum

1ST ANNUAL MASTER OF SPORT ADMINISTRATION SPORTS FORUM

The Master of Sport Administration (MSA) program hosted the 1st Annual Sports Forum at Canisius College on November 8th, 2013. The one-day conference was developed to educate current and future professionals about the various aspects and opportunities in the sports industry. The goal of the sports forum was to enlighten and spark interest among students, colleagues and the community. 

MSA Alumni/Panelists in attendance:

  • Intercollegiate Athletics (Internal Affairs)- Kelly Cruttenden, University at Buffalo, Judi Caserta, Canisius College, John Cebelak, Oakland University, Jerry Vaughn, NCAA, Bob Feidt, University at Buffalo
  • Intercollegiate Athletics (External Affairs)- Jason Suttell, University at Buffalo, Matt Mazurek, Canisius College, Matt Lozar, Canisius College, Steve Clar, NCAA, Nick Accordino, Niagara University
  • Event Planning/Facility Management- Jay Josker, Roswell Park Alliance Foundation, Jonathan McGrath, New Era Cap Company, Luke Mekker, Rochester Institute of Technology, Charlie Cannan, First Niagara CenterGordon Anthony, Canisius College, Andy Wilcox, University at Buffalo
  • Business Development/Marketing Sport Organizations- Lauren Loomis, New Era Cap Industry, Tim Kehoe, Buffalo Bills, Peter Petrella, Buffalo Sabres, Pat Mathews, Buffalo Bills, Matt La Sota, Buffalo Bisons
  • Professional Sport- Dave Zygaj, Buffalo Sabres, Adam Czajkowski, New York Yankees, Scott Loffler, Buffalo Bandits, Chris Costanzo, Buffalo Bills, Don Sheldon, Buffalo Bills