Let the Stars of World Class Sports Work for Your Success

Don Franken, President
Franken combines his experience in both sports and entertainment with a tremendous tenacity in order to produce results for his clients. His creative intuition, trusted name as a source of information for the media, and his 30 years of background in providing strategic focus to client's accounts in the PR business makes for big results. His ability to provide direction and unique creative in managing clients' campaigns has made Franken Enterprises a powerhouse in the public relations business.

In addition, Franken Enterprises has worked on entertainment and sports events for over 25 years and has also gained extensive knowledge in event marketing as well as in brokering celebrities.

Andy Woolf, Vice-President
A graduate of San Diego St. University (SDSU), Andy earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Journalism in 1978. He began in the sports industry in the San Diego St. University Athletics department his sophmore year as an intern in the Sports Information Dept. and Event Management.

After SDSU, he became the Sales Manager for the Golden Gators of World Team Tennis (WTT) for one year. Season tickets and group sales increased 50%. Followed by one year at REI as manager for the tennis and athletic shoe departments. He then pursued a Masters Degree in Sports Management at the University of Southern California (USC). During his tenure at USC, Andy became the Assistant Sales and Advertising Manager for Campways, a manufacturer and distributor for white water rafts and camping equipment. In a year and a half, he was promoted to National Sales Manager. In three years representing Campways, annual sales increased from four to ten million dollars.

Andy departed Campways to become a partner with World Class Sports in late 1983. He has been a featured speaker at Sports Management Conferences and at USC, UCLA, San Diego St. Univ., Long Beach St. Univ and the University of Pacific (UOP) on sports business.

World Class Sports
5777 West Century Blvd., Suite 1070
Los Angeles, CA, 90045
Phone: 310.665.9400
Fax: 310.665-9844
E-mail: wcsagent@pacbell.net