North Central College - Naperville, IL

Tim Brandes earns 2012 Outstanding Major in Sport Management Award

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Tim Brandes
Tim Brandes

May 21, 2012—Tim Brandes of Gresham, Ore., was awarded the 2012 Outstanding Major in Sport Management Award during Honors Day May 15 at North Central College.

Brandes is a senior majoring in sport management and entrepreneurship/small business management. He is the son of Maureen Jones and a graduate of Portland Adventist Academy.

While a student at North Central, Brandes gained experience as a fan services representative for the Chicago Bears, as an inside sales intern at Sports Management Worldwide, as a ticket sales intern for the Sydney Kings, as a marketing intern at the Chicago Bulls/White Sox Training Academy and as a game day operations intern for the Kalamazoo Kings.

“While completing my education I have had the opportunity to do several internships, both domestically and internationally, working with various professional sports teams as well as with a professional sports agency,” Brandes says. “After school I am interested in pursuing a career in field sales or management.”