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Magic Johnson to Host NFLPA Pitch Day

The NBA legend will host the event which aims to provide a platform for minority and women-led early-stage businesses.

The NFLPA and OneTeam Partners have announced that NBA legend Earvin “Magic” Johnson will host the fifth annual NFLPA Pitch Day.

Johnson will be joined at the virtual event by Pitch Day judges including entrepreneur and former NFL Pro Bowler Brian Orakpo, U.S. Women’s National Team champion Crystal Dunn and WNBA All-Star and WNBPA President Nneka Ogwumike.

NFLPA pitch day aims to provide a platform for minority and women-led early-stage businesses to present products and services toa group of athletes, industry experts and potential investors. Startups taking part in the event will have access to potential funding, mentorship and unique NFLPA offerings such as group player rights.

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