Despite being told it would be “impossible,” Pete landed his first dream job as an executive for the NBA’s Washington Wizards when he was only 21 years old.
Less than 2 years later, he created The Washington Wizards’ Sports Careers Day and was promoted into management for the NBA’s Washington Wizards (at the age of 23).
He then went on to be the franchise’s #1 Salesperson of the Year for 3 straight seasons
Today, as a very popular keynote speaker, Pete speaks to thousands of people each year, and his work has been featured on Fox, CBS, and CNN.
He has also been invited to share his career advice at some of the world’s best colleges, including Stanford University and Johns Hopkins University.
During this interview we discussed:
- How Pete broke into the sports industry at the young age of 21
- How he was about to excel in his role by being proactive in his approach
- Advice that he would give to others looking to break into the sports industry
Pete Leibman – Sports Networker Contributing Author Interview
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