BDA Sports Management
David Mondress has 20 years of experience in professional basketball. Currently, David is VP Contract Research and Basketball Operations with BDA Sports Management (BDA). BDA is one of the most recognized names in professional sports player management; representing and managing the careers of players in over 20 countries worldwide. Currently BDA represents approximately 35 NBA players (including such well known players as Steve Nash, Yao Ming and Carmelo Anthony), 55 International players and 3 WNBA players.
David is certified as a Player Agent by the National Basketball Players Association (NBPA), and is involved in all aspects of client representation. His areas of expertise include player contract negotiation, contract dispute resolution and NBA draft preparation.
Prior to joining BDA, David spent over ten years at the National Basketball Players Association (NBPA) where he became one of the foremost experts on the NBA salary cap and collective bargaining agreement. At the NBPA David was the Players’ union in-house salary cap expert, providing both players and agents with collective bargaining interpretation, advice and education. In this capacity, David was a key member of the NBPA Collective Bargaining Negotiation Team.
In addition to his professional basketball experience, David has years of experience in corporate finance and financial litigation. He holds a CPA; and is accredited in Business Valuation by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.