About the Author
Marc Isenberg is a nationally known writer and author on the business of sports. He earned his undergraduate degree from Emory University in Atlanta, where he played on the men's basketball team, and his MBA from The Paul Merage School of Business at UC Irvine. Marc is the co-author of The Student-Athlete Survival Guide (McGraw Hill 2001) and The Truth about Gambling (A-Game 2003). He has been a guest on ESPN's Outside the Lines, and his articles have appeared in The New York Times, Street & Smith's Sports Business Journal, The NCAA News and Chicago Sun-Times. He works as a business and financial adviser in Santa Monica, Calif., where he lives with his wife, Debbie Spander.