Kirby Porter: Former Harvard Guard and Current Director of Marketing at Will Ventures


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Kirby Porter

Kirby Porter is a former standout guard for Harvard University.

Episode Description

Kirby Porter is a former standout guard for Harvard University. Since she left the hardwood she has had experience working for the New England Patriots, Under Armour, and Pepsico, is currently a content creator, podcast founder/host, brand manager, author, named to the Front Office Sports 25 under 25 list, Sports Business Journal's 30 under 30 list, and is now the Director of Marketing at Will Ventures, a sports venture capital firm... How about that for an introduction?

It is hard to cover so many different areas in one episode, but we do our best to shed light on the various areas where Kirby is making an impact. In an episode that teaches ways to create your own content, instructs how athletes should enhance their brand, and sheds light on what Kirby is looking forward to in the creator economy, most of this content you cannot find anywhere else.

Episode Breakdown

0:00- A message about FortyEightMinutes.com

1:05- Introduction

4:35- How Kirby would take advantage of the NIL era

7:00- The impact of Harvard Women's basketball Coach Kathy Delaney-Smith on Kirby

10:45- Court to Corporate

21:08- Kirby writes Attack Your Career Like Your Game

29:22- Ideas to Assets

33:15- Kirby's time at Will Ventures and the Creator Economy

36:58- Kirby's playlist- "No Chorus Drake"

38:17- Outro

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