Exavier Pope Chosen as One of 100+ Top Forbes Sports Business Professionals to Share Bold 2016 Predictions

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The #BestDressedManOnTV has consistently correctly predicted a number of large sports legal and business outcomes. It made perfect sense FORBES Magazine would reach to the industry icon to give his predictions on 2016:
A screenshot of the portion of Exavier’s thoughts on two topics, Youth Sports Regulation and Daily Fantasy Sports are here:

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Professionals provided insight on sports technology, business, media, law, teams, and other ancillary topics. Esteemed professionals included:
Don Steele, Head of Audience Development, Tumblr
Dan Reed, Head of Global Sports Partnerships, Facebook
Tim Katz, Head of Sports Partnerships, North America, YouTube
Perkins Miller, Chief Digital Officer, NFL
Danny Keens, Head of North American Sports Partnerships, Twitter
Bryan Srabian, Director, Digital Media, San Francisco Giants
Jason Coyle, President, 120 Sports
Scooter Vertino, GM, NBA Digital; SVP, Programming, Turner Sports
Brian Fitzsimmons, Sports Editor, AOL
Ben Schwerin, Director of Partnerships, Snapchat
John Levy, Chief Executive Officer, theScore
Stephen Master, Global Senior Vice President of Sports, Nielsen
Laura Gentile, Senior Vice President, espnW and Women’s Initiatives
Jaymee Messler, President, The Players’ Tribune
Kurt Badenhausen, Senior Editor, Forbes
Jessica Golden, Sports Business Producer, CNBC
Michael Giarrusso, Global Sports Editor, Associated Press
Drew Hawkins, Managing Director/Head of Global Sports & Entertainment, Morgan Stanley
Marc de Grandpre, General Manager, New York Red Bulls
Sean Henry, Chief Executive Officer, Nashville Predators
Tom Hunt, Chief Operating Officer, DC United
Chris McGowan, President/Chief Executive Officer, Portland Trail Blazers/Rose Quarter
Kevin Warren, Chief Operating Officer, Minnesota Vikings
Al Guido, Chief Operating Officer, San Francisco 49ers
JoAnne Neale, Chief Administrative Officer, MLS
Dave Lehanski, Senior Vice President, Integrated Sales, NHL
Malcolm Turner, President, NBA Development League
Ty Votaw, Chief Marketing Officer, PGA TOUR
Steve Phelps, Chief Marketing Officer, NASCAR
Eric Winter, Senior Vice President/General Manager, UFC (Fight Pass)
Kelly Olmstead, Senior Director Brand Activation, adidas America
Brett O’Brien, Senior Vice President/General Manager, Gatorade
Peter Moore, Chief Operating Officer/Chief Competition Officer, Electronic Arts (EA)
Matt O’Toole, President, Reebok
Gene Smith, Vice President/Director of Athletics, Ohio State University
Dan Radakovich, Director of Athletics, Clemson University
Gregg Sankey, Commissioner, Southeastern Conference (SEC)
Exavier is inviting members of the list to appear on the first #SuitUP Podcast for 2016 to talk about their predictions.
#SuitUP Podcast airs on exavierpope.com, Soundcloud, and iTunes #BestDressedPodcast Network. #SuitUP is a news magazine program that covers the business, law, and wider societal perspectives behind sports hottest topics with style, pop culture, and positive sports stories.

Exavier B. Pope I, Esq. is an award winning attorney, on air legal analyst, media personality, and Fortune 500 speaker. Mr. Pope has over 200+ appearances on air, including: international television on BBC and Al Jazeera English; national television on Fox News Channel, HLN, NBC Nightly News, Al Jazeera America, WGN Morning News, Fox Business Channel, and Huff Post Live; Top 3 Local Media Markets on Fox, CBS, and NBC; international radio on BBC Radio; national radio on ESPN Radio, Clear Channel Radio, NBC Sports Radio; contributed digitally to CNBC, Huffington Post, Jet, and Black Enterprise; and has appeared in other media outlets nationally and internationally. Mr. Pope is represented by top media and literary agency RLR Associates. All opinions expressed are those solely of Mr. Pope.

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