Vince is the Director of the Graduate Sports Management
program at Columbia University. He began teaching in 2007 and enjoys sharing his experience, knowledge, and passion with graduate
students who hope to enter the world of sports business. He draws on his 20-year career at PepsiCo in sales, finance, brand
management and Division President roles, as well as his ownership of a professional sports franchise and his decade of consulting,
researching, and analyzing sports business. His access to industry insiders contributes to a stellar lineup of guest lecturers.
Vince integrates the use of case studies into many of his courses, which allow students a hands-on opportunity to apply the
concepts, thought processes, and analytical tools he teaches. He maintains an active research and analysis agenda, which often
presents internship opportunities for his top students. His on-going involvement with key leaders in the sports industry help
make his courses topical and relevant.