Welcome to the Entertainment, Media, & Sports Community
This is a community for students interested in Entertainment, Media, and Sports careers, and brings together news, resources and events from the CDO, Clubs, and MIT Sloan community.
Entertainment and Media
MIT Sloan students pursue a variety of careers within the media and entertainment ecosystem, in particular those that leverage their keen talents in analytics, technology, and finance.
Sample companies who hired MIT Sloan graduates:
NBC Universal, The Walt Disney Company, MGM Resorts, Spotify, Epic Games, Riot Games, SeatGeek, and StubHub
Sports analytics is a key area of interest for MIT Sloan students, who often pursue the most innovative companies and technologies in this industry.
MIT Sloan students organize the popular Sports Analytics Conference that attracts leading speakers and typically sells out of tickets well before the event date.
MIT Sloan graduates also work at leading sports product companies, including Nike and Under Armour.
Activision Blizzard | Bertelsmann | Comcast NBC Universal | Conquest (alum startup) | Facebook | Houston Astros | Jobcase | New York Islanders | Riot Games | Spotify | Walt Disney Company
SAMPLE JOB ROLES
Account Manager | Analyst | Esports Analyst | Finance Director | Leadership Development Program | Product Manager | Product Marketing Manager | Social Media Account Manager | Technology Management Associate
By Meredith Somers | MIT Sloan Ideas Made to Matter | April 29, 2021
One of the qualities that makes sports so satisfying is the simplicity of the games: The team that scores the most points is the winner.
But a recent …
By Eric Eliasson and Lara Mitra | MIT Sloan Ideas Made to Matter | March 17, 2021
Turning their podcast into a qualitative study, Eric Eliasson and Lara Mitra synthesize interviews with industry leaders into 10 career insights.
We met in the …