Living a Full Life: Athlete’s Mental Health, Relationships, Career, and Getting Uncomfortable with Kyle Thousand
Kyle Thousand is a sports agent and the Head of Baseball at Milk & Honey Sports. Kyle has represented many high-profile athletes, The baseball division of Milk & Honey is based in Nashville and launches in partnership with Big Plan Holdings, a diversified family holding company with investments in cannabis, real estate, entertainment, and hospitality.
Before joining Milk & Honey, Kyle Thousand spent over a decade at Creative Artists Agency (CAA), one of the largest talent agencies in the world. While at CAA, he worked in the sports department and represented several high-profile athletes, including NBA stars Blake Griffin and Paul George. He is also the former Vice President and Managing Director of Roc Nation Sports. Under his leadership, the baseball division represented some of the biggest names in baseball and signed contracts.
In addition to his work as an agent, Thousand is also actively involved in community service and philanthropy. He co-founded the Brooklyn-based organization Stoked Mentoring, which provides mentoring and educational programs to underserved youth through action sports. Thousand has also served on the board of directors for the charitable organization Athletes vs. Cancer. With his extensive experience in sports representation and his commitment to positively impacting the community, Kyle Thousand has established himself as one of the most respected and influential figures in the sports industry.
In this episode, we discuss:
-Divorce, Athletes and Mental Health, Masculinity, Ayahuasca, and the Grammy’s
-Meeting Barack Obama
-How divorce makes you feel like a failure
-Regrets and learning lessons
-Mental Health in Sports, Michael Phelps, Kevin Love, and John Wall
-Arron Rogers and his darkness retreat
-Speaking your truth
-Focusing on what you can control
-From Roc Nation to Milk & Honey
-What gets you excited
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