Faculty Bio

Matt Blaszka

Assistant Professor of Sport Management


  • M.S. Sport Administration Georgia State University
  • B.S. Sport Management York College of Pennsylvania


  • Introduction to Sport Management
  • Financing Sport Operations
  • Ticket Operations/Negotiation and Arbitration in Sport
  • Sport Management Practicum


  • Sport Marketing Association Conference - Best Student Paper 2011
  • Outstanding Student Award - Georgia State University 2011

Recent Publications

  • Frederick, E. L., Burch, L. M., and Blaszka, M. (in press) A shift in set: Examining agenda-setting effects on Twitter during the 2013 London Olympics. Communication and Sport
  • Walsh, P., Clavio, G., Lovell, D., and Blaszka, M. (in press) Differences in event brand personality between social media users and non-users. Sport Marketing Quarterly
  • Blaszka, M., Burch, L., Frederick, E., Clavio, G., and Walsh, P. (2012) #WorldSeries: An empirical examination of a Twitter hashtag during a major sporting event. International Journal of Sport Communication. 5, 435-453