Darren Heitner is a Miami based attorney that is the owner and operator of SportsAgentBlog.com. Darren also contributes to Forbes magazine, focusing on the business of sports, and is an adjunct professor in at Indiana University Bloomington. While in school at the University of Florida, Darren started his own sports agency, representing as many as 40 clients. We had the pleasure of speaking with Darren about several key topics relevant to the Sports Agent industry. Darren talked about the process of getting certified as a sports agent within the different sports organizations, his mindset when entering a contract negotiation, and how the industry has changed with the emergence of JayZ’s RocNation Sports.
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- Darren’s profile on Forbes
- Louisville article on Agent contract restriction: University Of Louisville Requests Agents To Discontinue Communications With Student-Athletes
- Wolfe Law Miami
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— Darren Heitner (@DarrenHeitner) July 20, 2013