Bethesda, MD, US
Executive Ivan Blumberg leads Athletes for Hope, a nonprofit organization that was founded in 2007 by a group of famous professional athletes, including Muhammad Ali, Andre Agassi, and Mia Hamm. Dedicated to making a difference in people’s lives, Athletes for Hope pairs professional athletes with established charities whose causes can benefit from the athlete’s celebrity. Under the leadership of Ivan Blumberg, the company has enlisted the participation of more than 2,000 athletes, including stars from the Olympics as well as the NBA, NFL, NHL, and other pro leagues.
In his spare time, Ivan Blumberg enjoys exercising and participates in CrossFit and Bikram yoga classes. He also devotes time outside of his career to supporting charitable organizations such as the Andre Agassi Foundation for Education and serves as the vice chair of Hope and a Home, which provides aid to at-risk families in the Washington, D.C. area. Ivan Blumberg also serves on the board of the Potomac Hunt Management Committee.