THE Platform

Ohio State Launches THE Platform to Enhance Student-Athlete Brand Cultivation

The Ohio State Department of Athletics has selected Opendorse to provide Ohio State student-athletes with education and resource opportunities to capitalize on their Name, Image and Likeness (NIL). THE Platform™, the unique program of NIL educational programming via Opendorse Ready™ + Darlow Rules tailored specifically for Ohio State, will be administered through the Eugene D. Smith Leadership Institute (EDSLI).

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THE Platform Highlights

With Opendorse Ready, Ohio State will empower Buckeye student-athletes with a custom assessment of their current brand value alongside a roadmap to maximize it. The program includes live consultation sessions with industry leaders and provides on-demand access to the NIL Masterclass, a video series featuring experts on brand building, monetization, and financial literacy from leading brands including Instagram, Twitter, the Players’ Tribune, and Overtime.

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