U/S Sports Advisors president Ken Ungar appeared on Gerry Dick’s Inside Indiana Business this past weekend to discuss the NFL’s business model, its prominence, and potential threats to the brand.
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.
“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.
By Bill McCleery, Indy Star
A sports marketing company is expanding its Carmel headquarters and creating an anticipated 36 new jobs by 2018.
U/S Sports Advisors, a sports and entertainment marketing agency, plans to spend $1.1 million toward the expansion at 250 E. 96th Street, according to an Indiana Economic Development Corp. release.
“In a situation a few years ago at an Indianapolis high school, an athlete was saved by the quick action of Betsy Bradley, an athletic trainer from St. Vincent Sports Performance. An ice bath dropped his temperature quickly, and he showed no consequences just a few days later. I met the young man just a week after the incident and he missed no time, showed no consequences and was walking around like any normal teenager would. I’m not sure he even understood how close he came to death.”
By Dave Lewandowski and Arni Sribhen, IndyCar.com
Schmidt Peterson Motorsports received the Spirit of Sport Award from St. Vincent Sports Performance in Indianapolis for its dedicated fitness regimen, which also has helped build relationships that translates to the shop and the racetrack (see video below).