Timothy Egan shares his take on the extraordinary success of Daniel James Brown’s The Boys in the Boat in today’s NY Times. To read the full article, click here.
Ben Affleck became the latest celebrity to testify before Congress about a cause close to his heart on Thursday, March 26. Vanity Fair released an article detailing Affleck’s appearance before the Senate’s Appropriations Subcommittee on State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs. Affleck, along with Bill Gates, urged the Subcommittee to appropriate aid to the Congo, an area Affleck … Continue reading Ben Affleck Addresses Congress on Behalf of Congo
Lisa Leslie continues to wow us all with yet another incredible accomplishment. The WNBA legend earned a place in the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame this week in the first year she was eligible for selection. The induction ceremony will be held September 10-12 in Springfield, Massachusetts. Over Leslie’s dominate 13 year basketball career, she amassed … Continue reading IMG Speakers Exclusive Lisa Leslie Announced as Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame Inductee!
Missy Franklin Now Available Through WME|IMG Speakers Missy Franklin is a four-time Olympic gold medalist and multiple world record-holder in the sport of swimming. Franklin became a household name during the 2012 Olympic Games in London when she won four gold medals and one bronze medal, becoming one of the most decorated athletes of the … Continue reading WME|IMG Welcomes Olympic Great Missy Franklin
Bonner Paddock is not afraid to push the limits. Diagnosed with cerebral palsy as an infant, Paddock has shown the world that no feat is too great if you believe in yourself. Reader’s Digest released an article this week previewing Paddock’s New Book, One More Step. The article offered a glimpse into the gripping story of Paddock’s accent up … Continue reading Bonner Paddock’s “One More Step” Inspires All
IMG Speaker’s client Lindsey Vonn has accomplished greatness yet again by winning the World Cup downhill title in Meribel, France. Vonn’s win in the World Cup marks her 7th downhill title and her 18th crystal globe making her the most decorated female skier of all-time. As if that was not enough, Vonn’s victory marks her … Continue reading IMG Client Lindsey Vonn Reigns Supreme!
Wednesday night’s special episode of O’Brien’s TBS late-night series (11 ET/PT) was filmed entirely in Havana last month, in a hastily arranged four-day trip that followed President Obama’s lifting of travel restrictions. Apart from the lack of reliable cellphone or Wi-Fi, and a snafu involving visas, the trip went smoothly, O’Brien says. The special is … Continue reading Conan goes to Cuba, and the joke’s on him