The Sport Industry Interview 2008, in association with Nolan Partners, the premier firm in executive search and selection in sport, will take place at Bloomberg Studios in central London from 7pm onwards on Wednesday 11th June.
In front of an exclusive, invite-only audience of 250 of the leading practitioners from the UK sport industry, Scudamore will engage in an in-depth interview conducted by BBC presenter John Inverdale.
The high-powered audience on the evening will comprise of the leading industry figures from football as well as the wider sporting world, including top-level representatives from sporting governing bodies, federations, sponsors and agencies.
Scudamore will be joined on stage by Rita Benson LeBlanc, the Owner and Executive Vice President of the New Orleans Saints – one of the teams taking part in this year’s regular season NFL game to be staged in London – who will discuss with the Premier Chief Executive the issue of international expansion amongst other relevant topics.
The naming of Richard Scudamore as the third leading personality to take part in the annual Sport Industry Interview follows on from previous interviewees, FIFA President Sepp Blatter and former Mayor of London Ken Livingstone in 2007 and 2006 respectively.