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

Studio 225
225 W Broad St, Athens, GA 30601

Event Type

Lectures and Discussions

Tags

Innovation

Cost

$0

Group
Entrepreneurship Program
Hashtag

##UGAENTR #Entrepreneur #startup #Speaker #Entrepreneurship

Event Contact Name

Megan Henning

Event Contact Phone Number

706-247-5311

Event Contact Email

megan.henning@uga.edu

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