MedailleSPM is the website for the Sport Management Program at Medaille College in Buffalo, NY. The program is under the direction of Dr. Richard L. Jacob.

Students in the program take courses in Sport Law, Sport Marketing & Promotions, Sport Economics, and Sport Event Management, among other topics.

Internships are an integral part of the program, and Medaille students have worked in key sport organizations in and around Western New York, including the Buffalo Bills, Buffalo Sabres and Buffalo Bisons as well as in NCAA Division I athletics, other college athletic departments, high school athletics operations, coaching - at all levels, private sport organizations, public parks and recreation departments, media/sport broadcasting and sport journalism, sports law firms, sports agencies, sports marketing, sports merchandising and advertising, the finance offices of professional sports operations and more. The program is one of excellence, training students to succeed in the business of sport. If interested, be sure to ask about our international internship opportunities.


November 2014
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National Opportunities

National Opportunities

Accounting and Finance Jobs

Title: Senior Accountant – Learfield Communications (Jefferson City, MO) URL: http://learfieldsports.teamworkonline.com/teamwork/r.cfm?i=74416

Title: Accounting Manager – Golden State Warriors (Oakland, CA) URL: http://nbateamjobs.teamworkonline.com/teamwork/r.cfm?i=74438

Title: Accounting Manager, Red Sox Foundation – Boston Red Sox (Boston, MA) URL: http://baseballjobs.teamworkonline.com/teamwork/r.cfm?i=74440

Title: Purchasing Specialist – Cleveland Metroparks (Cleveland, OH) URL: http://museumjobs.teamworkonline.com/teamwork/r.cfm?i=74483

Title: Payroll Coordinator – Edmonton Oilers Hockey Club (Edmonton, AB) URL: http://edmontonoilers.teamworkonline.com/teamwork/r.cfm?i=74509

Title: Payroll Administrator/Manager – Dallas Stars (Frisco, TX) URL: http://hockeyjobs.nhl.com/teamwork/r.cfm?i=74510

Title: DIRECTOR OF FINANCE – Alaska Airlines Center (Anchorage, AK) URL: http://comcast-spectacor.teamworkonline.com/teamwork/r.cfm?i=74522

Title: Financial Assistant – HARBORCENTER (Buffalo, NY) URL: http://arenanetwork.teamworkonline.com/teamwork/r.cfm?i=74533

Title: Payroll Specialist – . . . → Read More: National Opportunities

Volunteer Opportunities

I have a volunteer opportunity Sports Management students may be interested in. The localswimming organization of Star Swim; who is the premier swimming team in Western

New York is hosting their Invitational tournament the weekend of the December

12th and 13th.

They need help from volunteers with timing to ensure the event runs smooth and events are timed accurately.

Star Swim is a local organization who has built the reputation of being the best in our community and being one of the premier youth swim programs in the US. Their events bring in hundreds of athletes from the Northeast . . . → Read More: Volunteer Opportunities

Tragedy Hits Home

A very touching article was posted on my Facebook News feed, titled, “WVU Freshman from WNY dies after incident at Frat house.” Although this is recent and a touchy article to write a blog on, I feel as if it is very important to take a message from this young death. Being a Western New York native myself, I did not personally know Nolan Burch. Nolan Burch was a 2014 Canisius High School graduate, who was attending West Virginia University. He excelled in Business and Economics. Burch was a pre-Sport Management major (I am also a Sports Management major). . . . → Read More: Tragedy Hits Home

National Opportunities

National Opportunities

Accounting and Finance Jobs

Title: Accounting Assistant – National Hockey League (New York, NY) URL: http://hockeyjobs.nhl.com/teamwork/r.cfm?i=74152

Title: STAFF ACCOUNTANT – Tsongas Center at UMass Lowell (Lowell, MA) URL: http://comcast-spectacor.teamworkonline.com/teamwork/r.cfm?i=74161

Title: Senior Staff Accountant – Dallas Stars (Frisco, TX) URL: http://hockeyjobs.nhl.com/teamwork/r.cfm?i=74208

Title: Senior Accountant – PGA TOUR Superstore (Roswell, GA) URL: http://atlantafalcons.teamworkonline.com/teamwork/r.cfm?i=74253

Title: Payroll Specialist – San Francisco Forty Niners (Santa Clara, CA) URL: http://49ers.teamworkonline.com/teamwork/r.cfm?i=74326

Title: Financial Analyst – Milwaukee Bucks (Milwaukee, WI) URL: http://nbateamjobs.teamworkonline.com/teamwork/r.cfm?i=74331

Title: Sr Internal Auditor – Finance – PGA TOUR (Ponte Vedra Beach, FL) URL: http://pgatour.teamworkonline.com/teamwork/r.cfm?i=74383

Administration/General Management Jobs

Title: Coordinator, Officials Development – . . . → Read More: National Opportunities

Event Management Opportunities


Sport Nation is seeking qualified event management candidates to volunteer for athletic events in Buffalo and possibly other locations. Ideal candidates would work progressively in positions serving governing bodies of sport with escalated responsibilities and possible employment over time. USA Swimming is 1 example of a potential event where volunteers can receive on the job training and eventually supervisory status for several major athletic events. SPORT NATION, LLC 3014 Delaware Avenue #528 Kenmore, New York, 14217 716-507-8480; info@sportnation.us

TEMPORARY STAFF RECRUITMENT & EVENT MGT OPPORTUNITY FOR STAR SWIMMING Invitational December 11-14, 2014 Buffalo NY USA SPEEDO . . . → Read More: Event Management Opportunities

National Opportunities

National Opportunities

Accounting and Finance Jobs

Title: Staff Accountant – American Airlines Center (Dallas, TX) URL: http://americanairlinescenter.teamworkonline.com/teamwork/r.cfm?i=73909

Title: Pension Administrator – National Hockey League Pension Society (Montreal, QC) URL: http://hockeyjobs.nhl.com/teamwork/r.cfm?i=73971

Title: Staff Accountant – Auto Club Speedway (Fontana, CA) URL: http://iscmotorsports.teamworkonline.com/teamwork/r.cfm?i=73979

Title: Controller/Director of Finance – Reno Aces (Reno, NV) URL: http://pclbaseball.teamworkonline.com/teamwork/r.cfm?i=73991

Title: Part-time: Payroll Coordinator – Detroit Pistons / Palace Sports & Entertainment (Auburn Hills, MI) URL: http://palacenet.teamworkonline.com/teamwork/r.cfm?i=74008

Title: Accounting Internship – Lakeshore Chinooks Baseball Club (Grafton, WI) URL: http://northwoodsleague.teamworkonline.com/teamwork/r.cfm?i=74093

Title: Accountant, Hospitality – Vancouver Canucks (Vancouver, BC) URL: http://hockeyjobs.nhl.com/teamwork/r.cfm?i=74143

Title: Accounting Assistant – National Hockey League . . . → Read More: National Opportunities

St. Joe’s Needs Baseball Assistant

St. Joe’s needs a baseball assistant for the upcoming season.

Send resume and contact information to:

Pete Schneider Director of Athletics pschneider@sjci.com

Swimming Event


Sport Nation works with many athletic events in WNY and around the coast. We wanted to notify you of a great opportunity to give back to the community or enhance your skill set if you are interested in the Sport Management field.

For questions, please feel free to contact me directly.

Thank you in advance!


Kristen Wood Sport Nation 3014 Delaware Avenue #528 Kenmore, NY 14217 716-507-8480

Internships, Jobs at Indiana Sports Corp

Employment Opportunities If you would like to submit your resume for Indiana Sports Corp to keep on file, individuals are welcome to send a resume and cover letter to Lisa Minter at lminter@IndianaSportsCorp.org. However, individuals must formally apply for a position when posted to be officially considered.

Indiana Sports Corp has an internship program, which features talented individuals who support the full-time staff. The Indiana Sports Corp volunteer program also allows for unique opportunities at Indiana Sports Corp events. Information on both these programs can be found under the Get Involved tab.

Thank you for your interest in Indiana . . . → Read More: Internships, Jobs at Indiana Sports Corp

National Opportunities

National Opportunities

Accounting and Finance Jobs

Title: Sr. Financial Analyst – Detroit Pistons / Palace Sports & Entertainment (Auburn Hills, MI) URL: http://palacenet.teamworkonline.com/teamwork/r.cfm?i=73678

Title: Accounting Manager – Autozone Park (Memphis, TN) URL: http://delawarenorth.teamworkonline.com/teamwork/r.cfm?i=73679

Title: STAFF ACCOUNTANT – XL Center (Hartford, CT) URL: http://comcast-spectacor.teamworkonline.com/teamwork/r.cfm?i=73864

Title: Financial Analyst – Tournament Financial Analysis – Finance – PGA TOUR (Ponte Vedra Beach, FL) URL: http://pgatour.teamworkonline.com/teamwork/r.cfm?i=73865

Title: Financial Systems Analyst – Finance – PGA TOUR (Ponte Vedra Beach, FL) URL: http://pgatour.teamworkonline.com/teamwork/r.cfm?i=73866

Title: Accounting Manager – United States Equestrian Federation, Inc. (Lexington, KY) URL: http://usngbjobs.teamworkonline.com/teamwork/r.cfm?i=73862

Title: Bookkeeper – USA Weightlifting (Colorado Springs, CO) URL: http://usngbjobs.teamworkonline.com/teamwork/r.cfm?i=73874

. . . → Read More: National Opportunities