University of Southern California

David Carter
Associate Professor of Clinical Management and Organization & Executive Director of the Sports Business Institute

USC Marshall School of Business
Los Angeles, CA 90089-0808

MBA, BS, University of Southern California


David M. Carter is a national authority on sports business and strategic marketing, and the author of four books about the sport business industry. He founded the Sports Business Group in 1999 following more than ten years of consulting for the sports and entertainment industries. As a sports business consultant specializing in strategic marketing, Professor Carter has consulted for corporations, sports organizations, sports and entertainment venues, law firms, municipalities, and individual athletes. He regularly provides sports business commentary to national media concerns.


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