Northwestern Wildcats

Learfield’s Northwestern Sports Properties solely represents Northwestern University. In complete collaboration with the university, this locally based team is committed to extending the affinity of the Wildcats’ brand to businesses and corporations of all sizes looking to align with the undeniably loyal and passionate collegiate fan base. As Athletics’ exclusive multimedia rights holder, Northwestern Sports Properties manages all aspects of the rights relationship, providing corporate partners both traditional and new media opportunities with the university in which to bolster their own brand and garner maximum exposure through such inventory as venue signage; event sponsorships and promotion; corporate hospitality; radio and television; digital engagement and visibility via the official athletics website


Northwestern Sports Properties, Welsh-Ryan Arena, 1501 Central St., Evanston, IL 60208

Ryan Connors

General Manager

P: 847-467-2245


Sean Wollenberg

Senior Manager - Business Development

P: 847-467-3645


John Marquardt

Senior Manager - Business Development

P: 847-467-3647


Michael Pearl

Manager - Business Development

P: 847-491-6698


Maddie Dunn

Senior Coordinator - Partnership Services

P: 847-467-3644