Ben Sutton

Ben C. Sutton Jr. is the chairman and President of IMG College and is a graduate of Wake Forest University School of Law (Juris Doctor, 1983) and Wake Forest University (1980, BA). As President of IMG College, Sutton oversees the largest college sports sponsorship and media company in America. IMG was recently named as the top college or professional sports property sales organization in the country by industry trade, Sports Business Journal. IMG College manages multi-media rights for nearly 100 colleges and collegiate athletic conferences, including corporate sponsorships, experiential opportunities, intellectual property usage, radio and television program- ming, publishing, official athletic websites, stadia and arena video and signage sales, and numerous lifestyle and event marketing platforms. The company also manages the largest radio network in the country. Prior to his current role, 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 con- ferences. He has been named one of the top or most powerful college sports execu- tives in America by numerous publications, including the Sports Business Journal. The Sutton family recently made the second-largest alumni gift in the history of Wake Forest University to develop the new Sutton Health & Wellness Center on the univer- sity campus, where they have also endowed a permanent scholarship.