About CAA Sports
CAA Sports, a division of Creative Artists Agency, represents more than 1,000 of the world's best athletes in such sports as baseball, football, hockey, basketball, soccer, tennis, and golf, in addition to coaches, on-air broadcasters, and sports personalities. Beyond traditional athlete representation, CAA Sports provides unique opportunities for clients off the field, in areas including licensing, endorsements, speaking, philanthropy, books, and video games. CAA Sports also works in the areas of broadcast rights, corporate marketing initiatives, and sports properties for sales/sponsorships.
Latest CAA Sports News
Nov 29, 2023
November 29, 2023 12:30pm Risa Gertner , for decades a top rep of writers and directors at Creative Artists Agency , has turned in her retirement papers. She spent 27 years in the CAA motion picture department, and will depart the agency in January. Among the careers Gertner has helped build include Tony Gilroy, Barry Jenkins, Kenya Barris, Ron Howard, Simon Kinberg and many others. She has been a member of the CAA Board and co-head for 20 years of its Motion Picture Group. Gertner also hired many of the Motion Picture Literary Department’s agents, including a coterie of CAA star dealmakers including Maha Dakhil, Todd Feldman, Joel Lubin, Dan Rabinow, and Ida Ziniti. “I am profoundly grateful to have worked with artists whose brilliance and creativity has shaped popular culture for decades,” Gertner said. “And to have done so surrounded by the most inspired and passionate colleagues has been a gift.” Said CAA Co-Chairman Richard Lovett: “Risa is a world-class agent and leader. She has not only been a guiding force in the motion picture department, hiring and mentoring great agents and executives, but has impacted our entire company. We are forever grateful.” In addition to her work at CAA, Gertner is on the Board of Advisors at Providence St. John’s Health Center and Broad Sky Partners, a private equity firm. She previously served on the Communities in Schools of Los Angeles (CISLA) Board of Directors.
CAA Sports Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
When was CAA Sports founded?
CAA Sports was founded in 1975.
Where is CAA Sports's headquarters?
CAA Sports's headquarters is located at 2000 Avenue of the Stars, Los Angeles.
What is CAA Sports's latest funding round?
CAA Sports's latest funding round is Unattributed VC.
Who are the investors of CAA Sports?
Investors of CAA Sports include Legend Capital.
Who are CAA Sports's competitors?
Competitors of CAA Sports include Athletes First and 4 more.
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