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Lott IMPACT Foundation Launches the HITS Program

Newport Harbor High School, CA – The Lott IMPACT Trophy launched their new charitable initiative- The HITS (Helmet. Impact. Technique. Safety) Program which takes a smarter approach to Football.  Over 200 youth and high school football coaches, players and parents attended the event at Newport Harbor High School, where they were taught the importance of proper equipment fitting and tackling techniques to achieve a safer game at all levels. Following a welcome video from the Lott IMPACT Foundation, USC Football’s Equipment Manager, Todd Hewitt, gave instruction on proper equipment [...]

By |2019-08-27T09:08:00-04:00May 17th, 2017|All News, Blog, Event Management, Updates|

Sports Business Classroom Announces 2017 Speaker List!

Sports Business Classroom is proud to announce our speaker lineup for the 2017 Sports Business Classroom taking place in Las Vegas, Nevada July 9 – 15! Sports Business Classroom is organized like a college. All students get a little bit of everything in the “GE” sections, and also choose a “Major” for in-depth learning. The 2017 Sports Business Classroom majors are: League Salary Cap Scouting, Video and Analytics Social Media, Public Relations and Digital Branding TV, Online and In-Arena Broadcast In addition, Networking, Resume Writing and Interviewing is [...]

By |2019-08-27T09:08:00-04:00May 11th, 2017|All News, Blog, Event Management, Updates|

Three Lott IMPACT Finalists Drafted in First Round of NFL Draft

Congratulations to our Lott IMPACT Trophy finalists on an incredible NFL draft! Three of the 2016 Lott IMPACT Trophy finalists, including winner Jabrill Peppers of Michigan, were among the first 25 selections in this year’s NFL draft. Jonathan Allen, the defensive end from Alabama, went to the Washington Redskins with the 17th overall pick. Adoree’ Jackson, the explosive kick returner and cornerback from USC, was chosen by the Tennessee Titans with the 18th overall pick. Peppers, another talented returner and safety, was picked by the Cleveland Browns with [...]

By |2017-05-05T19:17:19-04:00May 1st, 2017|All News, Blog, Event Management, Updates|

Top Networking Groups in Orange County

As  the popular saying goes... it is not what you know but who you know. The strength of your network begins with building quality relationships and this is something that has been instilled in me since becoming a member of the HallPass Team (2010). These days there are  many ways to build these quality relationships, but the focus of this blog are through local networking groups in Orange County. Networking within your community gives you the opportunity to mingle with like-minded people and engage in conversations with potential [...]

By |2019-08-27T09:08:21-04:00April 4th, 2013|All News, Blog|

Google Engage Event at Yo!Dog Marketing Headquarters

Sergio Millas and I had the opportunity to attend a great Google Engage event on Tuesday at Yo!Dog Marketing's headquarters in San Clemente, CA.  This was a great event in which some key Googler's had a live streaming from the Googleplex  exclusive to Google Engage agencies in which they spoke about digital marketing and the changing digital marketing landscape. Topics included "Keeping Up With the Evolving Digital Landscape",  "The Zero Moment of Truth: Reaching Customers When It Matters" and "Working and Winning with an Agency". The presenters were [...]

By |2019-08-27T09:08:25-04:00March 6th, 2013|Blog|

Orange County Ad Federation 2013 Super Bowl Commercial Review

By Sergio Millas Last night Jake Schultz and I attended the Orange County Ad Federation's 2013 Super Bowl commercial review that took place at JT Schmids in Anaheim, CA. As expected this was a great event. We both had a great time and were excited to talk about the Super Bowl, the ads and sports marketing with  fellow industry professionals. For those of you who don't know, the Orange County Ad Federation is  a chapter of the American Advertising Federation (AAF), and  is the largest professional organization dedicated [...]

By |2019-08-27T09:08:28-04:00February 14th, 2013|Blog, What We're Reading|

Creating a Culture of Innovation

Written by Sergio Millas, Director of Online Marketing and Sales There's no question that these days there are a number of different ways members of a team can communicate. With today's technology, there are more ways than ever for teams to deliver and receive messages and in today's fast-moving world, being efficient is of the utmost importance in order to stay competitive. A communication tool that we want to share with you that we've really taken a liking to here at HallPass Media is the enterprise social network [...]

By |2019-08-27T09:08:33-04:00January 5th, 2013|All News, Blog|