University of Southern California

Jeffrey N. Pollack
Sports Business Associates, Inc.

Jeffrey Pollack is a 20-year veteran of the sports and media industries and an Emmy® Award winner. He was the co-founder and first publisher of The Sports Business Daily, and has worked in both executive and advisory roles with the NBA, NASCAR, World Series of Poker, Professional Bull Riders, IGN Entertainment, and Memphis Grizzlies. Jeffrey began his career as a political campaign manager and crisis communications strategist at Winner & Associates.

Pollack serves on the Advisory Board of Alpine AudioNow and also as the company’s Chief Strategy Officer. He is a member of the Board of Advisors of the Los Angeles Sports and Entertainment Commission, and a member of the Executive Committee of the USC Sports Business Institute. Pollack is a member of the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences, an Accredited Member of the Public Relations Society of America, and a mentor at Amplify LA – a startup accelerator and entrepreneurial campus in Venice, California.

He has a bachelor’s degree from the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University, a master’s degree from The Graduate School of Political Management, and a master’s degree in sports management from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst. He also completed the Advanced Management Program at Harvard Business School.