THE GOLD STANDARD
KO Sports is committed to providing its clients with the utmost in personal service and innovation. We continuously set trends in the hockey business, including: precedent setting contracts, innovative endorsements, licensing and marketing opportunities. Our goal is to set new standards for our clients and maximize their potential for personal growth, professional development, and financial success.
Our years of experience and extensive understanding of the marketplace enable us to consistently negotiate unprecedented contracts with market-conscious structures for our clients. We understand the importance of preparation, research and planning in order to negotiate the best contracts in the market.
Our track record and success in Salary Arbitration is unparalleled in the NHL. Our team of advocates includes three attorneys and one MBA strategically situated to prepare our respective clients’ Salary Arbitration case to leverage his value and maximize the probability of success in Salary Arbitration hearings.
“Kurt and his team do their homework. They go the extra mile to make sure management knows the value we bring by providing facts and comparisons that clearly show this. I can’t say enough about how happy I am with how they managed my latest contact negotiations. ”
As the premier boutique hockey agency in the world, we take great pride in each year’s draft class. Preparation and professionalism win and we share this approach in preparing our carefully-selected clients for both physical testing and interviews prior to each draft.
MARKETING AND ENDORSEMENTS
Our multiple years of experience in structuring, negotiating and drafting endorsements, sponsorships, and licensing agreements on behalf of gold medal Olympic athletes and All-Star NHL players makes us uniquely qualified to leverage our clients’ success. We create winning relationships for our clients in the areas of marketing and promotional arrangements.
KO Sports Brand Partners
Trusted Family Advisors for Elite Young Hockey Players
We are selective about who we work with based on a player’s skill and personal character. As the premiere boutique hockey agency, we provide personal guidance and attention to the elite young players we advise.
What gets us going everyday
What to look for in an Agency
TRUST & EXPERIENCE
Our clients trust us and our expertise to assist them with finding and retaining equally trustworthy and competent professionals to advise them in: tax planning, medical options, nutrition, financial planning, and legal matters.
ALWAYS WILL BE
MORE THAN AN AGENCY
It’s important to us that our clients receive industry-best advisory services and support outside of hockey to ensure their lives, health and finances are properly managed.