ALC to Lead NIL Panel Discussion at the 2024 NACDA Convention

May 28, 2024

Nashville, TN [May 28, 2024] Athlete Licensing Company (ALC), an NIL rights management company that delivers strategic NIL services and technology to Universities, Student-Athletes and Licensees, will lead a panel discussion during the 2024 NACDA Convention which is being held June 9-12 in Las Vegas. 

NIL: The Money, Models, and Mayhem will be presented Tuesday, June 11 at 2:15 pm at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center. The session will be moderated by ALC Advisory Board Member Freddie Scott II, a former Penn State and NFL Wide Receiver, current NFL & NFL Players Association Transition Coach and Founder of Unlock the Champion. Panelists include Kevin Kennedy, President and Executive Director of California Legends Collective and Aaron Epstein, Executive Senior Associate Athletic Director for Championship Resources / Assistant Vice President for Philanthropy & Alumni Engagement at Western Kentucky University. 

Since its inception, the NIL environment continues to rapidly evolve. Now, to stay competitive, Athletic Departments must build sustainable NIL programs. Within this high-dollar, high-risk environment, Athletic Departments are tasked with: driving sustainable revenue, recruiting and retaining top athletes and coaches, building and optimizing assets, and managing complex revenue models. Panelists will discuss the growing challenges and opportunities that exist within each of these areas. The target audience for this session includes athletic directors, administrators involved with NIL, development, marketing, licensing, and compliance, as well coach administrators. Attendees will gain insights on best practices for navigating these complex issues and hear how the panelists are working to ensure their NIL programs thrive to empower their athletic departments to win. 

About NACDA
The National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics (NACDA) is the largest association of collegiate athletics administrators. The organization has a membership of more than 22,000 individuals and more than 2,200 institutions throughout the United States, Canada and Mexico. Members of NACDA, which was founded in 1965, include athletics directors, associate and assistant athletics directors, conference commissioners and affiliate individuals or corporations. Each year in June, NACDA holds a convention for its members to provide professional education and networking opportunities as well as to examine issues facing the administrators of collegiate athletics departments. For more information, visit: nacda.com.

About Athlete Licensing Company
Athlete Licensing Company (ALC) is an NIL rights management company that delivers strategic NIL services and technology to Universities, Student-Athletes and Licensees. ALC’s services empower its clients to build strong, sustainable NIL programs. The company puts student-athletes at the center of the ecosystem by providing an app enabling them to optimize and manage their NIL and IP rights opportunities. The company also offers software-as-a-service products that allow for efficient, transparent sponsorship facilitation, payment enablement, reporting and compliance oversight. ALC boasts a wealth of experience in intellectual property management, NCAA/NIL state and school compliance, fundraising, legal, accounting and tax guidance. For more information, visit www.athlete-licensing.com.

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Athlete Licensing Company
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