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March 23, 2021
Webinar: What It’s Like Being a Woman in the Business of Sports

Three panelists explore what it’s like being a woman in the sports business as more girls and women are getting involved in sports Everywhere today are signs of encouraging more girls to participate in sports, through nonprofit groups, community outreach

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March 23, 2021
Danielle Smith of Georgia trades in military career for youth sports business

Single mom thought 2020 was the perfect time to strike out on her own with an i9 Sports franchise Last fall, Danielle Smith was a single mom trying to juggle home-schooling her 6-year-old son with her demanding job and pursuing

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March 9, 2021
i9 Sports rises 49 spots in Franchise 500 ranking

Entrepreneur’s Franchise 500 lists i9 sports opportunity at No. 408, a big boost over the previous year i9 Sports franchise was ranked at No.408 in Entrepreneur’s Franchise 500 for 2020, a boost of 49 spots over the previous year’s listing.

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March 8, 2021
The i9 Sports Show podcast: What it takes to make it as a woman in the business of sports

Women have a place at the table when it comes to the business of sports. Two women working in sports today talk about what that looks like in 2021. March is Women’s History Month, so what better time to celebrate

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February 25, 2021
Former NFL strength coach becomes an i9 Sports franchise owner

First he worked with the Buffalo Bills, then the Indianapolis Colts. Today, Jon Torine is working with the kids playing with i9 Sports — and he wouldn’t have it any other way. Jon Torine spent most of his career in

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February 11, 2021
i9 Sports franchise review: Shannon & Chrystal Phillips of Chattanooga, TN

They followed their passion for youth sports into a business the whole family could enjoy It was always a given that Chrystal Phillips’ kids would be involved in sports. Her family was big into softball and she played throughout high

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January 28, 2021
i9 Sports CEO Brian Sanders featured on Just Go Play podcast

Sanders discusses the importance of creating a culture for kids in sport, sharing the i9 Sports mission to improve the lives of kids through sports i9 Sports CEO and Chairman Brian Sanders was a guest speaker recently on the Just

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January 28, 2021
i9 Sports offers 5-year option to encourage franchise ownership

If you want to be an i9 Sports franchise owner, our five-year purchase option makes your ownership dreams more attainable Sometimes, the only thing standing between you and your dreams is money. And if one of those dreams is owning

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January 14, 2021
Three new franchisees sign with i9 Sports

Wrapping up 2020 on a high note, i9 Sports welcomes three more franchise owners into the fold Three more franchise owners signed up with i9 Sports in 2020, helping us end a challenging year on a high note — especially

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January 7, 2021
i9 Sports Adds Industry Leader, USOPC Vet to Winning Team

National Youth Sports Franchise Names Chris Snyder as New VP of Operations Today is a big day at i9 Sports®! We are excited to announce the appointment of Chris Snyder, a respected industry veteran with deep ties to the United

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