Fall 2017 Executive Board
Co-President – Alex Zalesne (’18)
Co-President – Ben Gilman (’18)
Ben Gilman is a Senior in the Industrial and Labor Relations School pursuing a law and society minor. Previous to serving as Co-President, he hosted the SBS Report on cornellradio.com as the President of Radio. Ben has completed internships with the Brooklyn Nets & Barclays Center, Omnicom Group Inc and Weinstein Carnegie Philanthropic Group. After college, Ben plans on attending law school with a special interest in sports and employment law.
Director of Operations – Matt Vani (’19)
Matt is a junior in the School of Industrial and Labor Relations pursuing a minor in business. He is from Long Island, New York and wants to pursue a career in the business of sports. Last summer he worked as an intern for the New York Islanders in their Community Relations and Events Department. He also worked as an intern on the inaugural Cornell ILR Sports Leadership Summit. His special interests include minor league baseball, Real Madrid soccer, and anything related to New York sports.
Vice President of Finance – Sean Carver (’19)
Vice President of Events – Margot Werner (’19)
Vice President of Member Development – Scott Symons (’19)
Vice President of Marketing – Conor Kiembock (’18)
Conor Kiembock is a senior bioengineering student minoring in business. Conor joined Sports Business Society for his love of sports, and has since used his engineering and marketing skills to further the club’s ambitions. He mostly follows European soccer, but enjoys taking part in the SBS discussions during general body meetings to hear what others believe or enjoy about sports.
Creative Director – Sabrina Smith (’18)
Vice President of Career Services – Bryce Winkler (’20)
Vice President of Alumni Affairs – Josh Klein (’18)
Vice President of Alumni Affairs – Hannah Blustein (’19)
Senior Vice President – Skyler Kanfer (’18)
Skyler Kanfer is a senior in the Industrial and Labor Relations School. Skyler has been writing for the SBS blog since the start of his freshman year, which come in addition to his contributions for Baseball Prospectus. He has a passion for sports and is interested in working in baseball operations following his graduation. He has attended the SABR Analytics Conference, Ivy Sports Symposium, Sabermetrics Seminar to Benefit the Jimmy Fund and the Angioma Alliance, and MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference.
Senior Vice President – Hal Schwimmer (’18)
Hal Schwimmer is a senior in the Industrial and Labor Relations School with a minor in business. In addition to being on the E-board at SBS, he is a peer mentor for the ILR school as well as an associate for Cornell’s European Business Society. Hal spent this past summer as a Marketing and Business Development Intern at Suite Experience Group, a sports technology startup based in San Francisco, CA.
President of Radio – Jared Katz (’19)
Jared Katz is a sophomore in the ILR School and is also pursuing a minor in business. In addition to his position in SBS, he is an associate in Cornell Strategic Consulting and the Recruitment Chair of his social fraternity. This past summer, he was a Corporate Intern at the Fireman Hospitality Group and completed an internship at Sirius XM in Ad Sales the previous summer.
Vice President of Radio – Ian Capell (’20)
President of Blog – Bradley Wright (’18)
Vice President of Blog – Daniel Kozek (’20)
Daniel Kozek is a sophomore in the Industrial and Labor Relations School pursuing minors in business and law and society. He has been a member of the Sports Business Society since the fall of his freshman year and has written for both the magazine and the blog. His interests include collective bargaining in the NFL and compensation for NCAA student-athletes and he is a passionate fan of the New York Knicks and Jets.
President of Magazine – Noah Fink (’19)
Vice President of Magazine – Harrison Marcus (’20)
Harrison Marcus is a sophomore in the ILR School pursuing a business minor. In addition to his position at SBS, Harrison is a Commissioner for the Cornell Student Activities Funding Commission, and he is the managing editor of a basketball media company, Last Word on Pro Basketball. This past summer, Harrison interned at Morgan Stanley’s Private Wealth Management Branch in Western Long Island.
Director of Research – Nathaniel Buchwald (’19)