Indiana University experts are available to discuss various aspects of the NCAA basketball tournament, including COVID-19 safety, effects on tourism and downtown Indianapolis, and sports in general during the pandemic.
For more information, contact Marah Yankey at firstname.lastname@example.org or 812-856-1442.
R. Andrew Butters | Sports business | Expert bio
R. Andrew Butters is an assistant professor in the Department of Business Economics and Public Policy at the IU Kelley School of Business. He is able to comment on he economic impact of the NCAA tournament and the supply and demand required to support such an event.
Contact info: 812-855-5768, email@example.com
Kim Donahue | Image marketing, sports marketing | Expert bio
Kim Donahue has taught undergraduate marketing classes for over 20 years. She is a frequent source for media outlets in Indiana, commenting on sports marketing and promoting the image of the city of Indianapolis.
Contact info: 317-274-4760, firstname.lastname@example.org
Nathaniel Grow | Sports business, sports law | Expert bio
Nathaniel Grow is a professor of business law and ethics in the IU Bloomington Kelley School of Business and the director of the Sports Industry Workshop. He is a nationally recognized expert in the field of sports law and can comment on legal issues regarding the sports industry including labor laws and competitive agreements.
Contact info: 812-555-8191, email@example.com
David Pierce | Sports innovation, sports marketing | Expert bio
David Pierce is the director of the Sports Innovation Institute at IUPUI. He is the author of the groundbreaking textbook "Selling in the Sport Industry," the first book to teach students how to sell in the sport industry.
Contact info: 317-278-1645, firstname.lastname@example.org
Geoffre Sherman | Sports marketing, sports statistics | Expert bio
Geoffre Sherman is a sports management lecturer in the School of Health and Human Sciences at IUPUI and assistant director of the IUPUI Sports Innovation Institute. He also works as part of the live game statistics crews for the Indianapolis Colts, Indiana Pacers, Indiana Fever and Indianapolis Indians.
Contact info: 317-274-9520, email@example.com
Malcolm Moran | Sports journalism, sports media | Expert bio
Malcolm Moran is the director of the Sports Capital Journalism Program at IUPUI, directing students in their coverage of the NCAA tournament and many other major events. He is executive director of the United States Basketball Writers Association.
Contact info: 814-574-1485, firstname.lastname@example.org
Jaunelle White | Facilities, game-day operations | Expert bio
Jaunelle White is senior associate director of athletics for internal operations. She currently sits on the NCAA D1 Council and Student-Athlete Experience and D1 Degree Completion Award committees.
Contact info: 317-274-4549, email@example.com
John Rasmussen | Game-day operations, tournament planning | Expert bio
John Rasmussen is in his 14th year with the IUPUI Department of Athletics. He has served on multiple NCAA and Horizon League championship planning committees and has worked championships for men's and women's basketball.
Contact info: 317-274-5453, firstname.lastname@example.org
Shandy Dearth | Coronavirus response | Expert bio
Shandy Dearth is the director of undergraduate epidemiology education at the Richard M. Fairbanks School of Public Health at IUPUI. An expert in infectious disease surveillance, emergency preparedness planning and public health informatics, she can discuss these topics in relation to COVID-19.
Contact info: 317-274-2185, email@example.com
Thomas Duszynski | Coronavirus response | Expert bio
Thomas Duszynski is the director of epidemiology education in the Richard M. Fairbanks School of Public Health at IUPUI. He is an expert in infectious disease epidemiology, field epidemiology and public health surveillance, and he can discuss these topics in relation to the novel coronavirus.
Contact info: 317-274-4319, firstname.lastname@example.org
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