NIU Director of Athletics Jeff Compher is one of the featured speakers at today's Daily Herald Newsmakers' Forum on the Business of Sports, which will be held at The Meadows Club in Rolling Meadows, Ill.
Compher and his fellow
panelists, Dan Migala (The Migala Report), Vince Pellegrino (Western Golf
Association), Andy Viano (Schaumburg Boomers Baseball Club) and Roger Wexelberg
(Chicago Rush) will address "How to Score with Your Sports Marketing Dollars" to
the 100-150 attendees representing small businesses from throughout the
The session, presented by the Chicago Rush and the NIU College of Business MBA program and put on by the Daily Herald Business Ledger, includes a lunch in addition to the presentations by the presenters and the panel discussion.
In addition to Compher, several members of the athletic staff, including Associate Athletic Director Shelley Binegar, Director of Marketing Ryan Harris, Director of Ticket Operations Eric Schultz and General Manager of NIU IMG College Robert Heck will attend the seminar on behalf of Northern Illinois.