Ellen Schmidt-Devlin, Sports Product Management Program

Ellen Schmidt-Devlin

ellens@uoregon.edu
Academic Areas:
Sports Product Industry, Product Marketing, Product Development, Manufacturing, Women in Sports

Ellen Schmidt-Devlin is an expert in the sports product industry, specifically in the sports product life cycle. At the University of Oregon, she is the director of the Sports Product Management Program. Ellen spent nearly three decades working for Nike after competing for legendary coach, Bill Bowerman. She also produced a movie documenting the University of Oregon’s women track and field teams. In addition to marketing, Ellen can talk about topics such as product marketing, product design, product development, Asian manufacturing, the women’s sports product business and women in sports.

Contact:
ellens@uoregon.edu

Websites:
http://business.uoregon.edu/faculty/ellen-schmidt-devlin
http://spm.uoregon.edu/
http://business.uoregon.edu/news/sports-product-management-masters-degre...
www.wegrewwings.com/

Recent Media:
Designing a future (Sports Business Journal, July 25, 2016)
Why you need to move to footwear’s ‘Silicon Valley’ (Business of Fashion, March 3, 2016)
Oregon program focuses on product design (Sports Business Daily, July 27, 2015)
Why hardly anyone sponsored the most-watched soccer match in U.S. history (The Washington Post, July 6, 2015)
Under Armour’s Portland expansion highlights design talent (The Oregonian, Apr. 21, 2015)
University of Oregon is offering a degree that will teach you all about the sneaker industry (Complex, March 13, 2015)
A hub for the footwear industry sprouts under the Burnside Bridge (Portland Business Journal, Sept. 26, 2014)