Chairman & President of IMG College
As President of IMG College, Sutton oversees the largest college sports sponsorship and media company in America, also named the top college or professional sports property sales organization in the country by industry trade, Sports Business Journal. He has overseen the meteoric growth of the company which now employs more than 850 people in over 100 locations throughout the United States with annual sales of over $750 million and three consecutive years of 60%+ growth in profitability. Prior to his current role as Chairman and President of IMG College, Sutton spent 18 years as Chairman and CEO for ISP Sports. He founded the company in 1992 and grew the business from its first partner in Wake Forest to over 60 NCAA colleges and conferences. Previously, Sutton spent nine years as an athletic administrator at Wake Forest before founding ISP in early 1992. He has received numerous awards including the Wake Forest University Distinguished Alumni award, Troy University’s Sports Management/Industry Achievement award, and has been named one of the top or most powerful college sports executives in America by numerous publications, including the Sports Business Journal.