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The Business of Sports – Featuring Steve Buckhantz, Carol Maloney, Brian Mitchell, Estee Portnoy, and Charlie Slowes
March 4 @ 6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Please note that this event is Sold Out. If you would like to be placed on the wait list, please call 301-770-8329.
Join us for an evening of networking as we welcome Steve Buckhantz, five time Emmy Award Winner and Washington, DC Hall of Fame inductee, Carol Maloney, host of The Carol Maloney Show, Brian Mitchell, host of The Brian Mitchell Show and former Washington Redskin, Estee Portnoy, Senior Vice-President, JUMP.DC, a division of Live Nation, and Charlie Slowes, radio announcer, Washington Nationals.
Event includes cocktails, buffet dinner, complimentary self-parking and program.
Steve Buckhantz, five time Emmy Award Winner and Washington, DC Hall of Fame inductee
Steve Buckhantz was the sports director and lead anchor at WTTG Fox. His play-by-play work includes NFL games on Fox, and radio voice of the United States Naval Academy football. For more than 22 years, Buckhantz was the television play-by-play voice of the NBA’s Washington Wizards.
Brian Mitchell, Host, The Brian Mitchell Show
On television, Brian Mitchell serves as analyst and co-host of many of the Redskins focused sports shows. As an NFL analyst, he is featured on the network’s Washington Redskins game-day shows, Redskins Kickoff Live and Redskins Postgame Live. As a player, Mitchell spent 14 years in the NFL as a return specialist and running back from 1990 to 2003, including 10 seasons with the Redskins. He was inducted into the Redskins ‘Ring of Fame’ in 2009 and was named to the team’s 70th Anniversary Team.
Estee Portnoy, Senior Vice-President, JUMP.DC, a division of Live Nation
For more than 23 years, Portnoy has overseen the business, brand, marketing, public relations and philanthropic activities for NBA legend Michael Jordan. Portnoy serves on the Board of Directors of Jordan Brand, is an Executive Producer of The Last Dance, a joint Netflix-ESPN production slated for 2020, and serves as a Special Advisor to the Chairman on the Executive Committee of the NBA’s Charlotte Hornets, of which Jordan is a majority owner.
Charlie Slowes, Radio Play-By-Play Broadcaster, Washington Nationals
Charlie Slowes is the radio play-by-play announcer for the Washington Nationals. He can be heard commentating every Washington Nationals game on the FM radio station 106.7 “The Fan” in the Washington D.C. metropolitan area.
Carol Maloney, Host, The Carol Maloney Show
Maloney has covered sports in Washington, DC, since 2001, working for Comcast SportsNet and NBC Sports Washington, and serving as a beat reporter for all major pro teams in the city.