2016 Career Fair & Symposium

2016 Denver Outlaws Career Fair & Symposium
"Working in Sports"
Thursday, January 28 - Sports Authority Field at Mile High


The Denver Outlaws will host “Working in Sports” on Thursday, January 28 at Sports Authority Field at Mile High. The event will feature a panel of established sports professionals and provide guests with an in-depth look at the various opportunities available in sports.  The panel will also provide valuable insight on what it takes to break in to this competitive industry. This event is open to any individuals interested in pursuing a career in the sports and entertainment industry.

Designed for students and those looking to transition to a career in sports, The Business of Lacrosse will help attendees develop their tools and strategies for professional growth targeted toward a successful career in the sports industry.

Registration is as follows: $50 for the VIP Tour, Breakout Sessions, and Career Fair -or- $25 for Career Fair only.
Included with either registration is one (1) ticket to a 2016 Outlaws home game, networking opportunities and a raffle ticket for Outlaws signed prizes.

Inside the Front Office and Career Fair: 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM - VIP Tour of Sports Authority Field at Mile High.
Your opportunity for a private "behind the scenes" glimpse into areas rarely seen by the public and some of the unique operations & inner workings of one of the most state-of-the-art stadiums in North America.

3:00 PM - 3:45 PM – Breakout Session #1
Attendees will have the choice of attending one of the three following breakout sessions:

  • Breaking into the Sports Industry: Listen to Sports Industry professionals discuss how they got their start and what advice they have for those trying to “get their foot in the door.”

Scheduled to speak:
Ted Tseng - Director of Sales and Marketing, Denver Outlaws
Liz Mannis - Manager of Community Development, Denver Broncos
Tripp Wheat – Ad Sales Assistant, Altitude Sports & Entertainment

  • Game Operations: Learn from three distinctly different perspectives on what goes in to a Game Day.

Scheduled to speak:
Jay Roberts - General Manager, Sports Authority Field at Mile High
Liz Coates - Game Entertainment Manager, Denver Broncos
Chris Joswick - Sr. Director, Security and Guest Services, Kroenke Sports & Entertainment

  • PR/Marketing/Social Media: Talk to members of the Public Relations, Marketing, and Social Media communities about their roles within a sports organization.

Scheduled to speak:
Mike Haynes - Television play-by-play announcer, Colorado Avalanche
Julian Valentin - Assistant Director - Digital Media & Publications, Colorado Rockies
Niko Blankenship – Asst Director of Athletics and Recreation Publicity, University of Denver Athletics

3:45 PM - 4:30 PM – Breakout Session #2

The same sessions will repeat giving attendees an opportunity to attend a two of the three listed above.

4:30 PM - 6:00 PM - Career Fair

Each participant will have the opportunity to attend the Career Fair to meet face to face with company representatives at their respective tables in regards to potential full-time, part-time and internship opportunities that may be available.
The following employers are scheduled to attend:

Denver Outlaws Lacrosse
Denver Broncos
Sports Authority Field at Mile High
Kroenke Sports & Entertainment
Colorado Rockies Baseball
National Sports Center for the Disabled
Make-A-Wish America
Epicurean Group
Air Force Academy
University of Colorado - Denver Business School
Colorado School of the Mines
3D Lacrosse

Additional employers will be added as they are confirmed.

Make sure you remember to bring multiple copies of your resume. The recommended dress code is business casual.


For additional information, please contact:
Todd Crimmel
Coordinator, Corporate Partnerships
Denver Outlaws Lacrosse

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