This award is given to 25 rising stars (age 25 or younger) in Sports Business. Linsey, a 2016 graduate, was selected as a top 25 from more than 130 nominees across the United States. Here is what she has to say about achieving this level of success at such an early stage in her career: "To be able to say I am a part of this esteemed group of young professionals from some of the world’s largest sports entities is nothing short of a dream. I have taken this time to cherish and reflect on every step of my career thus far. Thank you to my family and mentors for ongoing support and the industry leaders for honoring my accomplishments. I love my career choice and cannot wait to see what the future has in store for me.”
Throughout his years at CSUSM, Alaric Fuller aka ‘DJ Majestik,’ maintained a strong
interest in the radio industry. He combined much of what he learned in his courses
with his work as a radio DJ and mixer in San Diego. He started his radio career in
San Diego while attending CSUSM. Majestik is now a recognized name in the music industry
After graduating with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Alaric traveled back to his hometown of New York City to continue his radio career. He soon became a well-known morning show personality for CBS radio and DJ on SiriusXM satellite radio. His reach now exceeds millions through his mix shows and as a radio personality. He has worked side by side with artists that include Selena Gomez, DJ Snake, and many more. Alaric also travels the globe as an international club DJ and has performed in front of a sold-out crowd at the legendary Madison Square Garden in NYC, with artists Pitbull and Enrique Iglesias. Alaric has recently returned to Southern California, finding new opportunities in Los Angeles radio. He is now a show producer and DJ on 97.1 AMP Radio’s morning show, The New Guys.
A San Diego native, Andy has always had a passion for helping people. He taught scuba diving off the coast of La Jolla throughout his collegiate career, and learned early on how to have a balanced life between work and education. After graduating from CSUSM in 2000 with a degree in Service Sector Management (better known as Finance), Andy moved to the Caribbean to follow his dream of teaching scuba diving in the tropics. In 2001, Andy moved back to San Diego, married his college sweetheart, and began his professional career with Northwestern Mutual. Andy now serves as a Wealth Management Advisor to over 300 clients and is the Managing Director of the Carlsbad office. Andy also holds his CLU®, ChFC®, ChSNC, CLTC, CASL®, ChSNC.
In addition to his success in running his own financial practice, Andy has developed Northwestern Mutual’s Top 10 Internship program in his district office, which in turn, created an opportunity to grow strong lasting partnerships with his Alma Mater. In the spring of 2016, Andy sponsored a Senior Experience project that entailed creating a blueprint of success for hosting future philanthropic events with his office. Andy’s corporate, philanthropic partner is the Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation (an organization that funds research to fight childhood cancer). Through the Senior Experience project, Andy and his office hosted their first annual “Fore the Kids” golf tournament event on Thursday, May 26 at the Crossings in Carlsbad. The tournament raised a little over $5,000…practically tripling their goal of $1,500!