Strategic Athlete Initiatives LLC (SAI) is a full-service boutique sports, entertainment, and media representation agency located adjacent to Notre Dame* in the heart of Big Ten and Mid-American Conference country. SAI’s roots in corporate finance and private equity provide clients with the resources needed to manage their contracts, finances, and brands. SAI offers multi-sport services in hockey, basketball, football, golf and baseball.
Strategic Athlete Initiatives LLC was organized as a partnership between founder Michael A. Stockrahm and a fund controlled by Norris Equity Partners LLC in September 2016. SAI offers clients:
Responsive and personalized representation with a specialized focus on meeting individual objectives
Expert negotiation and counsel through its experienced legal and professional team
Sponsorship and branding opportunities both within and outside of the NEP private equity network
Post-retirement career options by leveraging the NEP private equity network
Peace of mind to the academic institutions and professional sports employers through its focus on ethics, transparency,
*no affiliation to the University of Notre Dame