Off the Field
KMM offers strategic image consulting, player brand development, website & logo development, brand decks, social media verification & coordination, and PR campaigns including Pre-season Push, Free Agency, Hold Outs, Pro Bowl/All-Star, Crisis Communication, Image Rehabilitation, Special Events and Retirements. KMM Athletes enjoy KMM’s vast network of media contacts, and have appeared on: NFL Network, NFL Sirius XM radio, ESPN, ESPN Radio, CBS Sports Radio, The David Letterman Show, the Today Show, The Steve Harvey Show, FOX and Friends, Comcast, and on media outlets in numerous local markets. They have also been featured in ESPN the Magazine (and ESPN.com), Sports Illustrated (and SI.com), USA Today Sports and the New York Times. Our athletes have also appeared as special guests at: Golden Globes Red Carpet and Parties, the Oscars Red Carpet, Elton John’s Academy Awards Viewing Party/Fundraiser, Movie Premieres, Dancing with the Stars, the ESPY’s (the Red Carpet, Awards show, and parties), Super Bowl Week events, the Dove Awards, and more.
MEDIA AND INTERVIEW TRAINING
An athlete’s image and ability to communicate are key to his success as a professional. We have partnered with some of the top consultants in the business and can provide, at no additional cost to the athlete, media (including social media), speech and interview coaching.
MARKETING & ENDORSEMENTS
KMM has secured endorsements and appearance opportunities with Nike, Under Armour, Adidas, BMW, Ford, Liberty Mutual Insurance, Advocare, AT&T and more. Our vast network of marketing contacts and strategic partnerships provides our athletes with both traditional and unique opportunities for income and exposure. Our athletes have appeared on national commercials, billboards, and on local and national television and radio shows. We develop and execute a marketing & endorsement plan for each athlete to provide visibility and opportunities both locally (hometown, college town and location of pro team) and nationally.
Kelli is Of Counsel with Fellers, Snider, Blankenship, Bailey & Tippens, P.C., a highly-respected law firm of over 50 attorneys. This full-service firm has long represented well-known athletes, prominent coaches, team owners & executives, and other sports figures in litigation and negotiations involving a broad spectrum of legal issues. Fellers Snider is also part of a national network, the Law Firm Alliance. Our athletes have immediate access to a powerful group of legal professionals for all of their legal needs, including: Tax & Estate Planning, Family Law, Business Transactions, Real Estate Transactions, Licensing, Arbitration and Litigation at all levels.
CHARITABLE COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT
One of the most rewarding aspects of a career in professional sports is the ability to give back and impact the community. We help each of our athletes do just that. This includes involvement with existing charities and programs, as well as assisting the athlete with the formation and operation of his own Foundation. And at least once a year, KMM athletes participate in international missions, USO Tours or other opportunities to serve.
We are committed to helping our athletes succeed both on and off the field. To fulfill our commitment, we help each athlete determine his needs and goals, then put a plan of action in place. We help identify key mentors and professionals to serve all the needs of an athlete. And then we oversee the athlete’s team of advisors to ensure excellence in every area.
FINANCIAL COORDINATION & PLANNING
We have worked tirelessly to develop a list of highly qualified, independent financial services providers around the country for virtually every aspect of an athlete’s financial life. We will help each athlete find just the right advisors to suit his needs. The advisors we recommend can:
– Centralize and coordinate all financial decisions and reporting
– Prepare monthly/quarterly financial statements and pay your bills
– Oversee investments and investment advisors, asset purchases and loan agreements
– Develop and coordinate estate planning, trusts and gifts to family
– Coordinate with other providers such as insurance agents and accountants who are experienced in working with athletes
POST ATHLETIC CAREER ASSISTANCE
Our athletes become our family. And that relationship lasts beyond a playing career. We are there to assist our athletes pursue opportunities beyond the field, including: publishing, speaking engagements, endorsements, broadcasting, business ventures and coaching.