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On Tuesday, December 2, Ken Ungar, founder & president of U/S Sports Advisors, a leading national sports and entertainment marketing agency, will be a featured guest on “The Morning Blend,” a lifestyle television program which airs on KTNV, the ABC affiliate in Las Vegas. Ungar, who’s in Las Vegas to guest moderate a panel on brand building through non-traditional channels at this week’s NASCAR Motorsports Marketing Forum, will discuss social media and athletes, why major brands make athletes an integral part of their marketing plans, and his book “Ahead of the Game: What Every Athlete Needs to Know About Sports Business.”

Over the past 15 years, the Motorsports Marketing Forum, presented by SportsBusiness Daily/Global/Journal, has established itself as the premier Forum where thought leaders, throughout the racing community, gather to discuss and debate the motorsports industry and share insights on the future of racing. The Forum precedes the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Champion’s Week, which begins in Las Vegas on Wednesday, December 3.

On the West coast? Tune in between 9-10 am Pacific. Or, stream it online between 12-1 pm Eastern: http://www.jrn.com/ktnv/watch-live

When No. 22 Team Penske driver Joey Logano isn’t dominating on the track, he’s busy scouring for hidden gems to display in his Huntersville, North Carolina shop. Fox Sports 1 tagged along to document his latest adventures at an old-time Shell station in Fieldale, Virginia and antique shop in Martinsville: http://www.foxsports.com/video?vid=348049475554.

By Jill Phillips, Indy Star

U/S Sports Advisors president Ken Ungar was featured in the Indianapolis Star’s “5 Questions” business column, following the news of the company’s pending headquarters expansion in central Indiana.

Excerpt: 

“One of our clients told me this year that he can’t move money out of traditional advertising into digital media fast enough,” he said.

Whatever the changes coming, Ungar is prepared and doesn’t expect his passion for the sport industry to falter.

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