Friday, April 19, 2013: Cosmos Sports is well known in the professional sporting market as the industry leader in sales and marketing. Having worked with more than 400 professional sports teams, Cosmos Sports has developed connections with high profile executives in many major markets
The Cosmos Sports Institute (CSI) program was formed in 2007 as an intensive training program focusing on current trends in sports and preparing students for immediate success upon graduation. CSI 13 is now accepting applications for the course that is set to take place May 6-17, 2013 in Toronto. Cosmos Sports will be accepting 3-5 delegates. The program is perfect for those trying to break into professional sports or people looking for a career change in the business sector
CSI graduates are in high demand for the hands on training they receive during the program. Teams covet skilled account executives with superior experience and industry knowledge. The Cosmos Sports Institute is perfect for those who have a passion to work in sports, want to make an immediate impact in the industry, and have the motivation to make it happen. The program guarantees you a job in sports upon graduation. The program gives students the opportunity to gain the skills required to break into and thrive in the sports industry. Past graduates have been hired by the: Edmonton Oilers, Toronto Marlies, Toronto Raptors, B.C. Lions, Abbotsford Heat, Hamilton Bulldogs, Toronto Argonauts, Hamilton Tiger-Cats, Toronto Nationals, NFL on Location, Royal Canadian Golf Association, and many more.
The first week of the course introduces students to sports theory and an in-depth view of the sales cycle. Ticket sales are the driving force behind every professional sports team and during week one, students become experts on the strategies and techniques needed to maximize revenue. Week two is all about practical experience as graduates have the opportunity to listen to and interact with many guest speakers. Theory from week one quickly becomes real world application. Past speakers from recent CSI courses have included the Director of Marketing for the Toronto Argonauts, Sales Coordinator for the Toronto Marlies, Inside Sales Representative for Toronto FC, and Manager of Ticket Sales with the Toronto Blue Jays.
Ready to Take Your Sports Career to the Next Level?
- Complete the CSI application form
- Submit your detailed resume
- References (at least two professional; phone numbers required)
- Submit a Statement of Interest in CSI (maximum of 500 words)
- Why the Sports Industry?
- Why Ticket Sales?
- Why do you think you are a good fit for CSI?
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