Our Team

Exclusive Sports Group, LLC brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the table. With over 80 years of experience and 100′s of clients careers managed, the ESG Staff helps prepare clients for all aspects affecting the transition to professional sports.

Our executives hold degrees from Purdue, Notre Dame, Indiana, Ohio State, St. Joseph’s, South Carolina, and Maryland. ¬†We work harder and smarter to ensure our clients get the maximum amount of personal and professional attention. This approach is what makes us Exclusive Sports Group.


buddyAndrew "Buddy" BakerPresident & CEO
Phone: (317) 452-8700

Sam PicSam PorterDirector of Basketball Operations
Phone: (609) 602-1821
Email: sporter@exclusivesg.com

Exclusive Sports Group 3Matthew PopeDirector of Football Operations
Phone: (317) 452-4610
Email: mpope@exclusivesg.com

CLane2Christopher T. LaneGeneral Counsel
Phone: (317) 452-6095
Email: clane@exclusivesg.com


LCoonsLeigh Ann GillardExecutive Assistant
Phone: 317-452-8700
Email: lcoons@exclusivesg.com