America’s Only Statewide College Athletics Marketing Summit Deemed a Success

  August 1, 2019 This annual tradition is believed to be the only one of its kind in the United States Durham, NC  – On the campus of North Carolina Central University on Thursday, August 1, college athletics administrators from around the state gathered for the 5th Annual North Carolina College Athletics Marketing Summit, a [...]

2D Consulting Turns 9 Years Old

Burlington, N.C. – 2D Consulting, LLC celebrates its ninth birthday in 2019, a commemoration that takes place on the fourth of May. The company’s founder and president, Trip Durham, is thrilled to mark the occasion with colleagues, friends, and family. “It is amazing the opportunities 2D has been a part of over the years,” Durham [...]

College Basketball Public Address Roundtable

Join Chuck White (UCLA), Patrick Whitmer (Kentucky), Jim Bachman (Villanova), and myself (Duke) as four public address announcers for these high profile basketball programs go "behind the mic." If video doesn't load correctly, go to: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Pq9-mgPLH1Q   Audio for those who just want to listen.    

The NACMA Convention – Advice in 4 Minutes

As a NACMA Past President, I wanted to offer four minutes of audio to help you frame your visit to #NACMA18 in DC. Give a listen.

24 Hours in Baseball – A Historic Night in 1988

On June 24th (and 25th) in 1988, I experienced something that very few have had the opportunity. From my seat in the dugout of the Burlington Indians of the Appalachian League affiliate, I was part of history; history, to this day, that is unmatched. Here is - part - of my story.

College Athletics – Our Reflections of 9/11

On a late summer’s day in 2017, I peddled my bike around the Elon University campus. I circled the fountain at Scott Plaza and I was struck by a memory. It was on these bricks, where I stood as an Assistant Athletics Director, at 9:40 a.m. on September 11, 2001 that I learned of what [...]