Episode 28

The City: Off-Campus Episode 28: Founder & CEO of Social Victories, NFL Marketing Agent and Author Whitney Holtzman


January 9th, 2021

47 mins 57 secs

Season 1

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About this Episode

On Episode 28, Sam and Jack are joined by Founder & CEO of Social Victories and NFL Marketing Agent Whitney Holtzman. Whitney details her time at the University of Florida, experiencing athletic success from the likes of fellow Gators Tim Tebow and Joakim Noah to earning an internship position with ESPN after her time with the Tampa Bay Rays and Turner Sports. She touches on her introduction to ESPN and espnW, how critical starting your brand as an athlete nowadays is and what it means to be "high EQ", something Gary Vaynerchuk taught her during her time at VaynerMedia. She talks about her time assisting each AAF team and thier players establish their brands and what difficulties she found with a new, unestablished league. Lastly, Whitney talks about her book, "You Are The First You" and what inspired her to take that jump in her career.