The Cleveland economy follows LeBron James – when he left for Miami, local business owners felt the decline in sales. As LeBron leaves for Los Angeles, local businesses are concerned about the LeBron effect. What will happen to the local economy come October? What are some strategies local business owners can use to keep foot traffic high? A panel of industry experts will weighed in on keeping the Cleveland economy stable in the absence of LeBron James at our September 26 Networking Luncheon.
Brad Sellers – Mayor of Warrensville Heights, former NBA forward, ABC News 5 Analyst
Sam Pines – Vice President and General Manager of ESPN Cleveland
Meredith Painter – Director of Marketing and Communications, Greater Cleveland Sports Commission
Ashley Collins – On-Air Host for Drennan Live and Reporter for Fox Sports Ohio and Sports Time Ohio
Jacob Duritsky – VP of Strategy and Research at Team NEO