Crain's Sports Series: The Business of Baseball

Cleveland, Ohio
Wednesday, April 16, 2014
Crain's Sports Series: The Business of Baseball
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 7:00 AM - 9:30 AM (Eastern Time)

Progressive Field
2401 Ontario St
Cleveland, Ohio 44115
United States

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Crain's Sports Series: The Business of Baseball
In conjunction with Crain’s “Twenty Years of Gateway” section, this intimate breakfast gives a behind-the-scenes look at the business of Indians baseball

This is an exclusive opportunity to experience "a day in the life" of a major-league sportswriter. Attendees will have access to the press box and press dining room - as well as the chance to participate in a Q&A session with the Indians' top leadership.

Mark Shapiro,
President, Cleveland Indians
“Small market, big competitor: The Business of Indians Baseball”

Bob DiBiasio
, Sr. Vice President Public Affairs, Cleveland Indians
“Memories and magic: Celebrating 20 years of baseball at Gateway”

Brian Barren
, Executive Vice President, Sales & Marketing, Cleveland Indians
“Marketing a Major League ballclub in 2014”


Wednesday, April 16, 2014

7:00-8:00 a.m. - Registration / Breakfast / Networking / Press Box Tours
8:00-9:30 a.m. - Speaker Presentations & Audience Q&A

The Collection Auto Club at Progressive Field
2401 Ontario Street
Cleveland, OH 44115

Breakfast and networking will be held in the Collection Auto Club on the 4th floor. The event program will be held a short distance away in the Indians press dining room.

Private tours of the Indians press box will be available that morning.

Attendees may access the stadium via their Ontario St. club entrance (with the green awning).

Early Bird Special! - $65 / ticket

Please note that the early bird ticket special is good for a limited time only

All ticket reservations must be made in advance. A portion of the price of your ticket will be applied toward a paid subscription to Crain's Cleveland Business. Valid for new subscribers only.

Dress is casual business attire.

Enjoy a breakfast buffet of:
- Seasonal Fresh Fruit with Berries
- An Assortment of Fresh Baked Muffins and Danish
- Scrambled Eggs
- Apple Smoked Bacon and Country Sausage Patties
- Choice of Potatoes O'Brien or Hash Browns

Orange Juice, Iced Tea, Freshly Brewed Regular and Decaffeinated Coffee and a selection of Hot Teas

In partnership with: Cleveland Indians


Contact Information

Payment Instructions

  • Tickets must be purchased in advance. We will not accept walk-ins the day of the event.

    We accept Visa, Mastercard and American Express credit cards for registration payment.