Erik Burkhardt, who has been licensed as an NFLPA Contract Advisor for 17 years, has joined Roc Nation Sports activities as co-head of the corporate’s soccer division. He’ll share the accountability of managing and rising Roc Nation Sports activities’ soccer division together with Kim Miale and John Thornton.
Kyler Murray (Arizona Cardinals), Bradley Chubb (Denver Broncos), Frank Clark (Kansas Metropolis Chiefs), Marcus Maye (New Orleans
Saints), Tyler Higbee (Los Angeles Rams), Irv Smith Jr. (Minnesota Vikings), Jordyn Brooks (Seattle Seahawks), Devin Duvernay (Baltimore Ravens), Terence Steele (Dallas Cowboys), Jamel Dean (Tampa Bay Buccaneers), Germaine Pratt (Cincinnati Bengals), Brandon Jones (Miami Dolphins), and Kliff Kingsbury (Arizona Cardinals) will go together with Burkhardt to Roc Nation Sports activities, per a launch. These athletes and coach Kingsbury have been beforehand with Burkhardt when he was most not too long ago at Choose Sports activities Group, which turned part of ICM-Choose’s NFL division.
Burkhardt says that he thought of a number of sports activities businesses earlier than committing to Roc Nation Sports activities.
“My group and I are thrilled to be becoming a member of a world class company in Roc Nation Sports activities,” stated Burkhardt. “In an effort to at all times develop and evolve for our purchasers, I’ve had the distinctive alternative to sit down down with a number of businesses and deeply discover all features of the trade and the longer term potentialities for our purchasers. The Roc household could be very totally different than the remainder. What JAY-Z and Juan Perez have constructed at Roc Nation Sports activities is really genuine and forward-thinking. I’m grateful for the seamless transition into the company and stay up for working carefully with Kim and John to proceed constructing upon their great success.”