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Sports Financial Literacy Academy

Sports Financial Literacy Academy

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Mission Statement:

Our mission is to financially educate, empower and mentor athletes to enable them to plan their desired financial future so that they attain financial independence and create the lifestyle they aspire to have. Our Vision is to empower athletes of all ages to become better people, not just better athletes.

Founder(s)/CEO(s): Athena Constantinou Director-International Operations & Jon L. Bowles Director of US Operations
About the Founder(s)/CEO(s):

Athena has professional experience internationally in financial and business consulting in the sports and entertainment industries for 30+ years. She has practiced as a CPA in NYC for a number of years. Jon’s 22 years in financial services has allowed him to work with 100s of clients to build and execute comprehensive financial plans. Having worked through two financial downturns, he understands the importance of preserving capital for his clients, making it a cornerstone goal in his practice.

Year Founded: 2019
Estimated Number of College Athletes in 2021: 0-5
2022 Services Offered:
  • Brand Building
  • Facilitate Brand Partnerships/Sponsorships
  • Business Formation Assistance
  • Career Development
  • Coaching Opportunities
  • Compliance Reporting/Disclosures
  • Content Production
  • Contract Vetting
  • Digital Strategy
  • Fan Engagement
  • Financial Management
  • Group Licensing
  • In Person Event Facilitation
  • iOS/Android Mobile App
  • Legal Support
  • Logo Creation
  • Mentorship Opportunities
  • Monetization Ideation + Strategy
  • NFT Creation
  • Public Relations/Crisis Management
  • Social Media Analytics
  • Social Media Management
  • Tax Guidance
2022 Other Services Offered:

Online Learning Management system and in person classroom instructions from the Sports Financial Literacy Academy.

2022 Cost for Athletes:

Typically the athletes do not have a cost associated with our services.

2022 Cost for Brands:

Costs are typically covered by the University, Sports Club or the Sponsor. Please inquire about our fee structure.

Certifications and/or Licenses:

MBA, CPA, Securities licenses & California Insurance license

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