HallPass Media has been renewed as the official agency of record for the National Basketball Coaches Association. HallPass will work with the National Basketball Coaches Association (“NBCA”) on a variety of branding and marketing efforts as well as fulfillment with current partners Allen Edmonds, eCoachBasketball, Joseph Abboud, Sirius XM and several hospitality, signature events and speaking engagement opportunities.


“We are extremely pleased to make this relationship official. Our longtime friendship with the late Michael Goldberg helped pave the way for this collaboration and we’re very excited about the opportunity to work with Executive Director David Fogel, NBCA President Rick Carlisle and the entire executive committee on a number of initiatives as we continue to grow and engage the NBCA membership. Coaches are part of the fabric of the NBA and we’re honored to be working with the best in the business,” said Albert Hall, president of HallPass Media.


Additionally, HallPass will work closely with the Coaches Association on exploring new partnership arrangements, digital marketing, developing digital and tech opportunities, growing the quality of coaching globally, and increasing the overall awareness surrounding the many charitable initiatives NBA coaches take part in.


“The National Basketball Coaches Association has worked with Albert Hall and HallPass Media since 2013. We are incredibly excited to expand this relationship, and for the vital role HallPass Media will play in humanizing NBA Head and Assistant Coaches by creating unique content and telling the remarkable stories of our entire NBCA membership,” said David S. Fogel, Executive Director of the NBCA.


“HallPass Media has helped build up Las Vegas Summer League from a small undertaking, to one of the NBA’s signature events with packed crowds and a national TV audience. Further integration with an agency of their expertise, presents a great opportunity for the NBCA to grow our Association,” said Coach Rick Carlisle, Head Coach of the Dallas Mavericks and President of the NBCA.


For further inquiries and additional information on NBCA partnerships, please contact Albert Hall: ahall@hallpassnetwork.com, 949-757-4242.


About the NBCA: The National Basketball Coaches Association (NBCA) is the labor organization that represents basketball coaches in the National Basketball Association (NBA). Founded in 1976 by legendary Boston Celtics player and coach, Tommy Heinsohn, the NBCA consists of all NBA Head Coaches, Assistant Coaches and alumni, and works closely with the NBA on all matters that pertain to the coaching profession.


Contact: David S. Fogel, NBCA Executive Director, 212-424-0100 Ext. 28 / david.fogel@nbacoaches.com