Sports 1 Marketing and Internships.com Launch Sports Internships Partnership

New Sports Microsite Features Hundreds of Sports Internships for Students and Recent Graduates Looking to Break Into Sports Industry

Sports 1 Marketing, the sports and entertainment marketing company founded by NFL Hall of Fame Quarterback Warren Moon and CEO David Meltzer, and Internships.com, the world's largest internships marketplace, today announced the launch of a sports internships microsite: http://www.internships.com/sports.

Through the sports internships site, students and job seekers looking to enter the sports industry will now have access to hundreds of world-class sports internship opportunities as well as custom career content and resources tailored to success in the business of sports.

The new microsite will enable seekers to search and apply for hundreds of new sports internship opportunities, including listings from the ATP World Tennis Tour, MLS finalists Real Salt Lake, MLB's Seattle Mariners, NBA teams such as the Los Angeles Lakers, Cleveland Cavaliers, and Brooklyn Nets as well as professional and collegiate athletic associations.

The site will also feature professionally created sports career content and resources – including tips and tricks on breaking into and succeeding in the sports business from Moon and Meltzer, to ensure that internships seekers are prepared with the skills and know-how to gain an edge in the hyper-competitive sports industry.

“At Sports 1 Marketing, we recognize that interning and career training are a crucial element for success in the sports industry. We’re thrilled to offer our expertise and training to the next generation of sports industry leaders,” said David Meltzer, the CEO of Sports 1 Marketing.

The sports industry is considered to be one of the most competitive industries in the United States, according to data from the Occupational Information Network (O*NET), a U.S. Department of Labor database full of detailed information on occupations and the partnership between Sports 1 Marketing and Internships.com will aim at increasing opportunities and training for those looking to compete.

“Through our partnership with Sports 1 Marketing we’ll afford our millions of student users the opportunity to discover new sports internships and break into the highly competitive sports industry,” said Robin D. Richards, CEO of Internships.com.

Those interested in pursuing a career in the sports industry can now visit http://www.internships.com/sports and discover new opportunities.