UNC Director of Sport and Exercise Science Earns Lifetime Achievement Award

Stotlar delivers the keynote speech at the 2012 Global Sport Management meeting in Taiwan.

The Southern Sport Management Association has selected David Stotlar, director of the School of Sport and Exercise Science at the University of Northern Colorado, as the recipient of the 2013 Sport Management Scholar Lifetime Achievement Award.

The award will be presented at the Ninth Annual Southern Sport Management Conference scheduled for April 10-12.

Stotlar has been a professor at UNC for more than 25 years and UNC's Sport Management program was recently ranked no. 5 in the world. He has had more than 90 articles published in professional journals and has written more than 50 textbooks and book chapters in sport marketing and management. During his career, Stotlar has given more than 300 presentations and workshops at national and international professional conferences.

Stotlar has not only been a productive scholar but has also served as a consultant to many multinational corporations and Olympic Committees on sport sponsorship. Previous recipients of this award include: Packianathan Chelladurai, William "Bill" Stier, Janet Parks and William "Bill" Sutton.