The Fairfield County Sports Commission will present Beyond the Playing Field: A Career in Sports, a panel discussion featuring leading experts in the sports industry on Wednesday, Nov. 6.

The event, sponsored by People’s United Bank, is free and takes place at 6:30 p.m. in Room C at Chelsea Piers in Stamford.

Find out from those in the know on how to turn your love of sports into a rewarding career.

The panel members include: Rosa Gatti, former SVP, Communications Counsel and Corporate Outreach, ESPN, Tom Haidinger, President, Advantage International, Jon Dreckenham, CEO, Future Sports Business Executives and Jim Santomeir, Professor of Sports Business Management/Marketing, Sacred Heart University.

For more information, contact Tom Chiappetta at 203-984-4806 or via email at tomc@fairfieldcountysports.com. Seating is limited and refreshments will be served.