Entrepreneurship Speaker Series: Will Leitch
Will Leitch is a writer and the founding editor of the Gawker Media sports blog Deadspin. Leitch was the author and a founding editor of the New York City based culture website "The Black Table". Leitch announced on June 5, 2008, that he would be leaving to take a position at New York Magazine. From NYM, Leitch created Deadspin. Time magazine named the site one of the 50 coolest websites of 2006. Since Deadspin, Leitch has become a national correspondent for MLB.com, a contributing editor at Grierson & Leitch, contributor to The New York Times, GQ, Fast Company and Slate; has his own late night show on Sports Illustrated (The Will Leitch Show) and has published four books, Catch, a novel, Life as a Loser, a memoir, God Save The Fan, a book of sports essays, and Are We Winning?, a book about fatherhood and baseball.
Tuesday, February 4 at 5:30pm to 6:30pm
225 W Broad St, Athens, GA 30601