The opportunity for professional athletes to grow their brand has never been bigger than it is now. Lauren Walsh, Founder of LW Branding, joins Rob Cressy to talk about athlete marketing plus give a behind the scenes look of what it takes to work in sports. What is the biggest challenges that athletes face when trying to build their brands? Why do athletes need to think about their post-playing career right when they get in the leagues? What are the realities of building a career in sports vs the glamorization of it?

In each episode of The Sports Marketing Huddle, Rob Cressy, Founder of Bacon Sports, gives a forward-thinking perspective on some of the hottest topics in the world of sports marketing and then gives actionable advice on how you can implement it into your business.

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