Saturday, February 24 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Pat Summitt Room
Many people dream of owning a professional sports franchise, but with a limited number of sales and soaring demand, teams have become some of the hottest commodities on the open market. With prices reaching upwards of $2 billion, the time, expertise, and resources necessary to purchase a professional team are more important than ever. This panel features experts who have worked behind the scenes to make professional franchise ownership a reality. Joe McNulty, Rafael Stone, and George Postolos will share what they have learned over decades of experience guiding ownership groups through the bidding and legal process of buying a franchise.