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Boston VC Sports - Tipped-Off "Second Season" of Events with Power Panel of Sports Entrepreneurs and Investors

  • Burns & Levinson Boston, MA, 02110 United States (map)

On September 19th, 2019, the “second season” of Boston Venture Community Sports events tipped-off with a power sports industry panel which featured:

John Kosner, Partner at Micromanagement Ventures and head of Kosner Media

Will Ahmed, Founder & CEO Whoop

Kosner, formerly the head of ESPN’s Digital efforts, brings an illustrious career resume in the sports industry as he currently is working alongside former NBA Commissioner David Stern as they build a sports investment portfolio. In addition to his investment work, John also consults with sports properties via Kosner Media.

Ahmed heads one of the companies Kosner, Stern and their “Micromanagment” ventures firm recently backed. Boston-based Whoop is a fitness brand that “unlocks human performance”

Bruce Smith, CEO & Founder, Hydrow - Lifelong entrepreneur and rower, Smith founded the company which markets state-of-the-art rowing machines which can transform an athlete’s workout program. Hydrow is to rowing what Peloton is to bicycle training, and Smith will share the story of Hydrow’s successes.