We are a team of thinkers and established business leaders who prioritize the needs of each client, helping establish, understand, manage and monetize their personal brand identity and values. We add value consistently in developing creative marketing strategies and leveraging strategic decisioning for the personal brands we work with. We strive to uncover, create and close on career opportunities driven by fit, culture, experience and knowledge. We manage personal brands. We manage and scrupulously oversee business affairs of our clients. In other words, we keep the sharks away.
Our client list is comprised of over 60 Pro Coaches and General Managers in the NHL, NFL, NBA and many European professional leagues. We also represent NCAA Coaches, Olympians, as well as established and up and coming musical artists. We are an incredibly proud group of hard working, committed and genuine business people focused on maximizing personal brand values, and ensuring every one of our clients' houses are in order.
WHO WE ARE
Founder, President & CEO
Success requires having a strong leadership presence, an extensive network of sports contacts, and a sound strategic vision of delivering value-added career, employment, contract, endorsement and Advisory services. In addition to personal branding, Neil is the driver behind sports consulting and team restructuring opportunities. A very knowledgeable and experienced senior executive in business and sports, Neil proudly possesses all of the necessary attributes to provide guidance and strategic recommenations to personal branding clients, team owners and other sports properties. His infinite positive energy and a "let me prove it to you" attitude is the operating principle by which PBI proudly works with its clients. Talk to him and you'll see!
Associate Partner, Basketball
As a 6′ 8″ small forward from Syracuse University, Billy was selected 3rd overall by the Sacramento Kings in the 1991 NBA Draft. Owens’ career spanned ten seasons with the Warriors, Miami Heat, Sacramento Kings, Seattle SuperSonics, Philadelphia 76ers, and Detroit Pistons. After his professional playing career, Billy went on to be the Player Development Coach for the Dallas Mavericks. Currently, Billy also works with several new sports ventures and initiatives where he is consistently adding value from a former player perspective.
Advisory Board Member
Glenn Miller is Principal and Founder of MBG Finance. His career path has been diverse and entrepreneurial, from banking executive to corporate finance to restructurer and asset-based lender to patron of the arts.
Glenn has invested in and owned over 15 different companies in various industries including being a shareholder in CTC China where he was instrumental in bringing the NHL to Asia. As a past board member of Expert Medic, Glenn negotiated agreements in introducing electronic medical records for the players in the NBL, NBA and NHL.
Glenn is a member of the advisory committee of Industries Show Canada, Axis4 Media Inc., Fogo Labs (Nashville, USA), an award-winning team developing new creative concepts that combine art and technology for world renowned artists, and a board member of Miljonet in Europe , an exclusive online community for high-net worth individuals. Mr Miller was nominated in 2019 to the global advisory member board of Corporate Connections based out of North Carolina , USA.
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PBI SPORTS & ENTERTAINMENT
Branding, Negotiating, Marketing
Toronto - New York - Europe