Our Founders


Jeff Volk

Bus dev & strategy exec, @deltatre, entrepreneur,  innovator, advisor, investor,  adventurer, Boston sports fan.


Deepen Parikh

Entrepreneur, incubator @CourtsideVC@nextgenangels,die hard Ravens fan.

Our Advisory Board

John Kosner

Kosner Media, former head of ESPN digital media (15 years), Sports Illustrated, NBA, CBS Sports and NBC Sports.

Mandy Antoniacci

Entrepreneur. Angel Investor. Advisor. Columnist. Founder & CEO of Give Five™.  Former exec @Omnicom & Publicis. Can be heard speaking @TED or cheering for the pinstripes in the Bronx.

Daniel Cohen

SVP at Octagon, Former Managing Partner @MPSilva

Joe Favorito

30 year veteran - sports, entertainment, marketing & PR consultant. Blogger. Director Industry Relations, Columbia Univ. Sports Management.

Tom Richardson

Founder of Convergence Sports & Media and Talent League. Adjunct professor at Columbia, NYU & Iona.

Blake Stuchin

VP, Digital Media Business Development at NFL. Partner, Pine Brook Fitness. Father of two. Husband of one. New Yorker now and forever.


Donna Goldsmith

Sports marketing, licensing exec. Former COO @WWE, SVP of Partnership Marketing @ToughMudder

Jeremy Goldberg

President & QB @leagueapps. Partner @212MEDIA. Middle East Peace Maker. Dallas sports fan, philanthropist, dominant wiffleballer.

Brian Socolow

Partner at Loeb and Loeb, focusing on representation of athletes, teams, event owners & media companies in the sports industry.

Interested in becoming a partner? 

NYVC Sports is expanding and looking for more partners.