Season 1 | Episode 12: Columbus Crew + Columbus Clippers

May 08, 2020, 02:02 PM
Dante Washington is a former professional athlete who has made the transition from the soccer field to the corporate world. Dante followed his passion and now serves as the Director of Team Strategic Partnerships and Business Development for the Columbus Crew SC. We were also joined by Cedric Hatton, The Assistant Director of Group Sales for the Columbus Clippers Baseball Team. They both provided valuable advice on how to be become successful and navigate within the sports industry. Dante emphasized, “The innate traits you have built as an athlete are what employers are looking for.” Dr. Brian Turner from the College of Education and Ecology provided advice to student-athletes that are interested in pursuing graduate school within Sports Management. For more information on the various career opportunities:,