Brian joined the KO Sports team in 2018 and currently serves as the company’s Director of Hockey Operations and Player Branding. Prior to joining KO Sports, Brian held positions with the ownership group for the Colorado Avalanche and a technology company that worked with professional athletes to protect their digital rights and monetize their social media profiles. He also earned an MBA in finance from the University of Denver in 2020.
A Denver native, Brian played his youth hockey all throughout the Front Range and captained back-to-back Tier II State Championship teams in 2011 and 2012 – eventually placing 5th and 6th respectively at USA Hockey Nationals. Brian then attended Southern Methodist University in Dallas, graduating with cum laude honors and degrees in Sport Management and Public Relations. He was also nominated for SMU’s Most Outstanding Senior Man Award for high academic achievement and upstanding character.
Based out of KO Sports’ global headquarters in Denver, Colorado, Brian primarily works in hockey operations, player endorsements, social media and client services, as well as spearheading new business development opportunities. Brian is an NHLPA Certified Agent and uses both his business background and hockey knowledge to advise KO clients for decisions both on and off the ice.
A Strategic Team
“The KO Sports group is extremely knowledgeable and well-connected in the hockey world. Our team is strategically comprised of long-time agents, former players, coaches, scouts and players’ parents whose unique perspectives benefit the group as a whole. These individuals all bring specific skillsets and diverse experiences that help us best advise our clients and their families. Our expertise and track record of success play a major role in helping earn our clients’ trust.”