AARON HACKETT JOINS POSTGAME AS

HEAD OF ATHLETE RELATIONS

 

The Syracuse University football record holder to serve as a liaison between Postgame members, NIL agents and brand partners.

June 28, 2022, Sarasota, FL - Postgame announced today that they are stepping up their game in an effort to facilitate more NIL opportunities between their national brand partners and some of it's higher valued student-athlete members through the hiring of Aaron Hackett as Director of Athlete Relations. The former Syracuse University / Kent State tight end became the leading candidate for the position based on his recent experience as a prominent student-athlete, his connection to the agency world and a strong familiarity with the current direction of Name, Image & Likeness.

"We're super excited to have Aaron become a part of the Postgame team," said CEO Bill Jula. "He brings a level of energy and first-hand perspective of what's required to connect on a deeper level with our member athletes.  Through Aaron, we're looking forward to improving our overall strategy with brands, higher profile athletes, agents and more.

Hackett, a 6'3" 240 lb tight-end who, while at Syracuse University tied the school's all-time touchdown record for a tight-end (2017 - 2020) spent his final season at Kent State University before returning home to the greater Sarasota, FL area.  Prior to signing with Syracuse, Hackett was the #31 ranked tight end in the country coming out of perennial state power Venice High School (Venice, FL).

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Syracuse University TE Aaron Hackett (#89) with a reception versus former Postgame member and Clemson University OLB James Skalski #47 - Carrier Dome

“I'm excited to join the Postgame family and serve as a liaison for our network of 60,000+ student-athletes, agencies and nationally recognized brands," said Aaron Hackett, Director of Athlete Relations. "This position offers me a unique opportunity to remain actively a part of the game and participate in the evolution of NIL. Helping other student-athletes grow their personal brand and discover opportunities to earn is exciting - and something I was only able to experience briefly during my final season as a Division 1 athlete.”

 

 

About Postgame

Postgame is a leading NIL Agency that global brands trust to navigate the new era of college athletics.​ Our experience, team and technology allow us to manage sports marketing campaigns at scale for our brand partners.  Check out some of our recent campaign examples or schedule a call to find out more about how we're changing the game!  College Athletes can join Postgame by visiting the company website and downloading the Postgame App at https://pstgm.com  

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