The Creator Accelerator program connects athletes and celebrities with kids across the US to discuss online issues common in today’s youth culture, including media literacy, cyber-bullying, and the importance of personal branding.
Event Location & Time
Where: The Sports Academy - 1011 Rancho Conejo Blvd, Newbury Park, CA 91320 When: TBD, February 2018
Cat Zingano is one of the top female MMA fighters in the UFC. She has a social media reach of over 500,000 thousand, combined with her massive influence through mainstream media and television. Her personal experience with cyber-bullying has turned her into an advocate for smart and safe use of social media.
Cory Littleton is a young and talented second year linebacker with the L.A. Rams. Cory was signed as a undrafted rookie free agent in 2016, he played his college football at the University of Washington. In his rookie season with the L.A. Rams, Cory was a special teams standout and played significant snaps on defense as a reserve linebacker. He impressed his coaches and teammates so much that he received the very prestigious Carroll Rosenbloom Memorial Award which is given to the teams top rookie. In his second year with the L.A. Rams, Cory has already made spectacular, game changing plays this season and as a result, he has been placed on the 2018 PRO BOWL ballot to represent the NFL as a special teams standout.