Florida Gulf Coast University AD Ken Kavanagh on giving Advice and Insight

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Contributing host Tai Brown caught up with Ken Kavanagh, Athletic Director at Florida Gulf Coast University, at the 2017 NACDA Convention. Kavanagh discusses the advice he gives his sons who want to work in sports business and also insight given to those who currently work for him as they consider career progression.

Ken Kavanagh | Director of Athletics | Florida Gulf Coast University

Past Episodes:
Marilyn McNeil | Director of Athletics | Monmouth University (Part 2)

Marilyn McNeil | Director of Athletics | Monmouth University (Part 1)

Sean Frazier | Director of Athletics | Northern Illinois University

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