Villanova graduate James Bell ('14) has signed with The Ariston Group; the agency who represents Josh Howard, Dominique Jones, and Brandon Bass. As noted by Tyler, Michael Hodges, the CEO, will be his agent.
Michael assists his clients in creating innovative business opportunities to maximize each individual’s earning potential. Michael’s key to building an effective player-brand strategy is the 360 Degree Marketing Mix, six components all working together to highlight each player’s strengths, talents, and interests. Today, Michael resides in a Chicago suburb.
Besides the three NBA players, the agency represents players in Belgium, Germany, Lithuania, Poland, Ukraine, Greece, and Israel.