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Next Event: "For the Love of the Games" program series. September 21 at 7:30 p.m.


About this event

The Center for International Sport Business (CISB) is pleased to welcome back to campus alumnus Chris Olsen '90 as the 26th speaker in the "For the Love of the Games" program series on September 21 at 7:30 p.m. in Wood Auditorium of Sleith Hall. 

Olsen is Vice President of Football Administration for the Houston Texans, where he is responsible for negotiating player contracts and managing the team's salary cap. Prior to joining the Texans' front office staff, Olsen worked for the NFL League Office in New York City where he managed labor relations including the league's collective bargaining agreement. Before he joined the NFL, Olsen worked for the New Jersey State Golf Association. 

The Little Silver, NJ, native earned his B.S.B.A. degree from Western New England University and master's degree in Sport Management from Springfield College before embarking on his career in professional sports. As a senior, Olsen interned with the AHL Springfield Indians and while in graduate school, he interned with the NHL Hartford Whalers.

The CISB Speaker Program is free and open to the public, and is proudly sponsored by the Western New England University Alumni Association.