About Ivan Blumberg

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The chief executive officer (CEO) of Athletes for Hope for the past seven years, Ivan Blumberg uses his extensive sports business experience to effectively run the non-profit organization. Located online at http://www.athletesforhope.org, this group features professional and Olympic athletes who are committing to giving back to their communities. As its CEO, Ivan Blumberg continues a mission developed the group’s founders, which include legends Muhammad Ali and Mia Hamm.Before joining Athletes for Hope, Blumberg attended Hobard College and earned a bachelor of arts in political science. He continued his education by graduating from Washington University School of Law with a juris doctor. Following the receipt of his law degree, he served as managing director and general counsel of Proserv Inc. With the company for 14 years, Ivan Blumberg oversaw its Tennis Division, the organization’s biggest unit. His responsibilities included coordinating ATP Tour tennis tournaments and representing major athletes.

After concluding his tenure at Proserv, he served as president of athlete representation and senior consultant for SFX Sports/Clear Channel. This role put him in charge of a $40 million department that managed 750 athletes. Moreover, Blumberg handled the company’s relationship with renowned sports figure Andre Agassi before accepting his current role.

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