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Stephan Hartman

Stephan has conceived, built and acquired sports and entertainment properties, including, most recently, the U.S. Sports Film Festival. He worked on Wall Street in leadership positions in private equity, investment banking and law for Apollo Management, Houlihan Lokey, and Lehman Brothers. Prior to that, as an attorney, his work included representing sports and entertainment talent and businesses. Stephan earned degrees from the University of Pennsylvania (B.A. in Economics, B.S. in Economics from Wharton), Villanova University (J.D.) and Northwestern University (MBA in Finance from the Kellogg School of Management).


Peter May

Peter is an internationally recognized higher-education and emerging-companies’ attorney and general counsel, advising on partnerships, business structures, labor and employment, complex contracts, and intellectual property matters. His nonprofit charitable service includes board memberships for the National Association of College and University Attorneys, Yale Arab Alumni Association, Warrior Connection, and Downtown Brattleboro Alliance. Peter holds a B.A. from Yale and a J.D. from Boston University.


Victoria Duruh

Victoria is a renowned fashion and model industry talent agent, casting director and producer. As a former Elite Model Management senior director, Victoria was responsible for scouting, booking, developing, casting, managing and publicizing premier talent, celebrities and athletes with top branded clients, including Lancôme, L’Oréal USA, L’Uomo Vogue/Teen Vogue, Reebok, Sports Illustrated, Maybelline, Harper’s Bazaar and many others. She has produced fashion shows, film screenings, Oscars events, the U.S. Sports Film Festival and other premier events. Victoria is a proud alumna of Auburn University.


Lisa Elaine Mar

Lisa is an international senior executive, management consultant and board director with deep experience in corporate strategy, operational efficiency, team development and change management. She has spent most of her career in management consulting and in leadership roles at globally renowned brands, including Starbucks Coffee and Yum! Restaurants. Before earning her MBA, Lisa ran a publication for a division of The Economist Group in Hong Kong, and was the youngest editor in Economist history. A passionate lover of both sports and performing arts, Lisa holds a B.S. from Northwestern’s Medill School of Journalism and an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management.


Doug Shaer

Doug is a sports and entertainment entrepreneur and strategist. He has served as LiveXLive Media (NASDAQ: LIVX) COO, a global digital media live music entertainment company, Chief Advisor to two-time NBA All-Star, entrepreneur Baron Davis and Founder of Hero Ventures live Entertainment company, which produces the Marvel Experience. He spearheaded the Chicago Shamrox [National Lacrosse League] franchise launch, Michael Kalish’s reALIze (Muhammad Ali sculpture at AEG Live!) exhibition and The Grammys 50th Anniversary Tour production. ​• Wesleyan University (BA) ​ • USC (JD)