NIL Masterclass: 3 Things We Learned From Morgan Blank – Brandish Sports

Last week, we launched the Opendorse Ready™ NIL Masterclass – an exclusive addition to the Ready program, the leading NIL readiness solution in college athletics. The NIL Masterclass is built to provide student-athletes with live lessons from leaders and brands in the NIL ecosystem including Instagram, Twitter, the Players’ Tribune, and Momentum. We kicked off

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Standing Out From the Crowd with Shaylee Gonzales

Shaylee Gonzales fits the definition of a “social media native” to a T. She downloaded Instagram and Snapchat around the age of 14, and has had her hands on social media ever since. In Junior High, the now-BYU hooper started watching Youtube and fell in love with vlogs – more specifically those featuring student-athletes. In

Introducing the Opendorse Ready™ NIL Masterclass

Opendorse Launches Exclusive Ready NIL Masterclass for Student-Athletes Today Opendorse announced the launch of the Ready NIL Masterclass – an exclusive addition to Opendorse Ready, the leading Name, Image, and Likeness (NIL) readiness solution in college athletics. The NIL Masterclass will provide student-athletes with live lessons from leaders and brands in the NIL ecosystem including

College Baseball Preview: How the Best Prospects Perform on Social

College baseball has returned after almost all of the 2020 season was cancelled due to Covid-19. Some of the game’s top prospects will be taking the field this spring, seeking to showcase their talents on the field and on social. We analyzed the D1baseball.com top 30 draft prospects to see who’s made their mark on

Illinois Athletics Launches INFLUENCE to prepare athletes for NIL changes

Illinois tabs Opendorse Ready™ to provide student-athletes with technology, educational resources in preparation for name, image, and likeness The University of Illinois Division of Intercollegiate Athletics announced today the launch of INFLUENCE powered by Opendorse Ready, the market-leading Name, Image, and Likeness (NIL) readiness program. Available to all Illinois student-athletes, INFLUENCE is a comprehensive student-athlete

Maryland Athletics Launches Student-Athlete Development Program MOMENTUM

Terrapins join Opendorse Ready™ to Provide Student-Athletes with Technology and Resources to Prepare for Name, Image, and Likeness Rules Changes Maryland Athletics announced the launch of MOMENTUM, the school’s new program that focuses on providing student-athletes with enhanced tools and preparation for career success. Maryland is partnering with Opendorse, a national leader in athletic brand

Promoting Player Opportunities Beyond the Field with Stanley Wakefield Jr.

With more than two thousand active members, the NFL Players Association is built to assist and support a broad swath of NFL players. From rookies to veterans, the NFLPA helps players find their value and voice off the field.  To better understand how the NFLPA enhances opportunities beyond the field, we caught up with Player

Florida Athletics Launches Gators Made to Prepare & Educate Student-Athletes for NIL

Florida becomes first NCAA athletic department to join Opendorse Ready with Darlow™ to assist student-athletes Florida Athletics today announced the launch of Gators Made, the school’s groundbreaking program that focuses on providing student athletes with enhanced tools for career success. The Gators Made program will include education on name, image, and likeness (NIL) powered by

Opendorse and Darlow Team to Launch Exclusive NIL Program

Ready with Darlow™ to provide Opendorse customers and student-athletes with exclusive NIL readiness courses, technology, and live coaching from Jeremy Darlow, Opendorse, and industry experts. Opendorse and Darlow today announced the launch of Ready with Darlow, a featured addition to the company’s industry-leading Name, Image, and Likeness (NIL) readiness offering. The exclusive arrangement makes the

Top Athlete Endorsements and Sponsorships in the Fast Food Industry

The fast food industry has become a hot market for athlete and celebrity endorsements in recent years. From Cheeseburgers and fried chicken to ice cream and junk food in general, Athletes have been able to promote their favorite fast food as influential brand advocates. Food companies have recognized that athletes, both professional and at the amateur level, are a big part of their consumer base.  As many