The Legacy Agency, Inc. To Host First “Breakfast of Champions” Event During MLB All-Star Week
Emceed by the voice of the Yankees, Michael Kay, July 15 inaugural event to feature New York Mets and Yankees legends Bernie Williams, John Franco, Willie Randolph and Ron Darling discussing the baseball topics of the day
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Jul. 8, 2013 – NEW YORK — The Legacy Agency, Inc. (“TLA”), the athlete representation and sports marketing business, today announced the launch of the “Breakfast of Champions” series, a business/networking event designed to bring decision makers together with elite athletes to discuss the topics of the day. The first “Breakfast of Champions” will be held on Monday, July 15 at The Gramercy Terrace in New York, coinciding with the 2013 MLB All-Star events. It will feature Michael Kay, the voice of the Yankees on the YES Network, as the host, together with MLB legends Bernie Williams, John Franco, Willie Randolph and Ron Darling. The sponsored event will have limited seating and will involve a lively discussion on the baseball and New York sports topics of the day. Media are invited to attend the event.
“We are very pleased to launch our ‘Breakfast of Champions’ series in New York with such an elite panel of baseball experts,” TLA CEO Mike Principe said. “Our vision is to take this event on the road and strategic points in the year to help augment select major sporting events and showcase the great personalities of sport that we work with. It will give fans and those in the industry a very unique look inside the world of sport by those who have made news and those currently making news on the field today.”
Attendees will have a chance to network with others at the event as well as chat with the panellists in an intimate atmosphere as the baseball world turns its focus to New York for The Mid-Summer Classic.
Partners for the event include: Casa de Campo, Herrick Feinstein, Equinox Fitness Clubs,ESPN Radio, Patron and AP Images.
To learn more about The Breakfast of Champions, please visit www.legacy-agency.com.
About TLA Worldwide
Founded in December, 2011 through the merger of Legacy Sports Group and The Agency Sports Management, TLA Worldwide plc (TLA:LN) and its subsidiary, The Legacy Agency, Inc., is a leading athlete representation and sports marketing business with a full service offering to its clients in baseball, broadcasting, coaching, endorsement and golf talent, as well as corporate consulting. The company’ s success and growth potential is founded on three key pillars: the competency of the underlying businesses, their complementary practices and the strength and experience of the management team. TLA has an exceptional roster of clients including baseball All-Stars C.C. Sabathia, Carl Crawford, Adam Dunn, Jose Reyes, Ricky Romero, Johan Santana, Rickie Weeks and Vernon Wells, broadcasters Troy Aikman, Dan Hicks, Darryl Johnston, Chris Myers and Mitch Williams, college coaches Mick Cronin, Steve Lavin, Randy Edsall, Fred Hoiberg and Mark Gottfried, PGA Tour professionals, Jim Furyk, Matt Every, Robert Garrigus, John Huh, Spencer Levin, Jeff Overton, John Senden and Kyle Reifers, and talent marketing clients such as Reggie Bush, Lolo Jones, Kerri Washi Jennings, Ndamukong Suh and Ryan Tannehill. TLA operates out of offices in New York, Newport Beach, Houston, San Francisco, Charleston, SC, London, UK and Maracay, VZ. For more information, visit www.legacy-agency.com.
Contact: Mike Orefice morefice@ legacy-agency.com