Brian Bishop is in his second year as an Account Executive for Hurricane Sports Properties, joining the University of Miami staff in April 2011.
Before joining the HSP team, Bishop spent a year as the Director of Corporate Partnerships with the Florida Panthers and Bank Atlantic Center. He helped generate revenue through the sale of current Sunrise Sports & Entertainment’s properties – Florida Panthers, Bank Atlantic Center, Orange Bowl Basketball Classic and SSE Publications. He also developed corporate sales plans, while identifying corporate prospects and meeting team sales goals.
He founded Turning Point Media, a boutique communications firm with Fortune 500 clients based in Miami, in January 2008, and served as its president until March 2008.
Bishop moved to South Florida in March 2003 to become Vice President of Sales for The Flyer, where he served for five years before founding Turning Point Media.
The Chicago native was the Director of Sales and Marketing for KB Publishing (1990-2001) and Director of National Sales for Midwest Ad Net (2001-03). He attended DePaul University in Chicago.