Eric Bartels Head Shot

Eric Bartels

Eric Bartels


Eric Bartels has a diverse background in the sports industry developing strategic, customer-focused initiatives having served in a variety of marketing, communications and sales capacities with cable TV sports networks, professional sports teams, non-profits and start-up companies, including ESPN, Golf Channel and the Orlando Magic.

Presently, Bartels serves an instructor at Full Sail University, guiding sports marketing and media degree program students. Prior to joining the university, he worked as a marketing and sales consultant with DGW Marketing and served as a partner with the Sigman Warlow Group.

In addition to serving as president of the Central Florida chapter board, Bartels also serves on the Heart of Orlando Young Life board. He holds a master’s degree in sports business administration from Ohio University, and a bachelor’s degree in broadcast journalism from East Carolina University. Bartels resides in Orlando, Fla., with his wife and two children.