In 2017, Major League Baseball has seen new records established for both the most home runs hit and most strikeouts recorded in a single season. Do you believe this is a positive or a negative for the sport going forward? Eric Bohrer (’21) I definitely think that this record setRead More
Tuesday afternoon, Rachel Krasnow, the Director of Corporate Partnerships for the Los Angeles Kings and AEG, took time out of her day to speak to the Cornell ILR Sports Business Society. She talked about her time at Cornell and how she has gotten into and maneuvered her way around theRead More
The northeastern United States is not just a bustling sprawl of metropolises. It is also a hotbed of intellectual sports nerds. Thus, it’s no surprise that the NFC East gets the most attention of any NFL division. In 2016, the Dallas Cowboys secured the division title and the #1Read More
Robbie Cohen ’13, Former ILRSBS President
"The Sports Business Society was an unbelievable way to supplement my Cornell education. It provided me with tremendous networking opportunities and allowed me to develop many crucial skills, both of which benefit me every day. I can say with no doubt that SBS prepared me for a career in the sports industry."
Melissa Kelly ’15, Intern, Major League Baseball Labor Relations Department
"ILRSBS was something I first gained interest in on my tour of Cornell while I was still in high school. As a member, it has given me the opportunity to learn first hand from the leaders in the sports industry and gain experiences that I would have never been able to on my own. The club does an amazing job connecting members with our alumni through their various events."
Jeff Lebow ’11 – Assistant, Baseball Operations, New York Mets, Former ILRSBS President
"ILRSBS gave me a platform to express my own sports-related ideas and learn from others (speakers or other club members). My participation in ILRSBS made me a more viable candidate to be hired in the sports world out of college, but more importantly, my ILRSBS experiences directly led me to contribute at my job at a much higher level had I not been involved."