Kenley Matheny - President
Kenley caught the sports collecting bug early in life when he got a pack of Topps cards for his birthday. In 1989, Kenley became a sports card dealer, traveling to shows in Ohio and Pennsylvania. In 1995, Kenley was one of the first online sellers on AOL Marketplace and later eBay. Over the next few years, Kenley traveled the country doing autograph signings, including game day signings at University of Oklahoma and Ohio State University, and chasing golf autographs. Kenley graduated from Florida Southern College with a degree in Marketing. In 2002, Kenley co-founded MMO Golf, Inc, with Aaron Behar, a shopping service for exclusive golf tournament merchandise. He is also a founding partner of The Golf Auction, the number one golf memorabilia and collectibles auction house. In addition to managing day to day purchasing for Sportscollectibles.com, he enjoys bass fishing and playing golf.
Kenley can be reached at email@example.com.
Aaron Behar - Chief Executive Officer and Chief Financial Officer
Aaron brings to SportsCollectibles.com his knowledge and experience from inside and outside of the memorabilia world. Aaron holds a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry from the University of South Florida and a Masters in Decision and Information Sciences from the University of Florida. As an entrepreneur, Aaron spent several years in the charity golf tournament industry in addition to establishing multiple ventures outside of the sports arena. Growing up, Aaron was an extensive collector of trading cards, especially football and baseball, and has amassed a large collection over the years. In 2002, Aaron co-founded MMO Golf, Inc, with Kenley Matheny, a shopping service for exclusive golf tournament merchandise. Additionally, Aaron is co-founder and CFO of The Golf Auction, the number one golf memorabilia and collectibles auction house. Aaron's hobbies include playing golf; cheering for his alma mater, the Florida Gators; watching Tampa Bay Bucs and Rays games; and spending time with his beautiful wife and two daughters.
Aaron can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Brad Roberts - Manager of Business Development
While growing up watching his favorite player, Ryne Sandberg, and the Chicago Cubs, taking up sports became as seamless to Brad as watching them. A competitive and avid sportsman in high school, Brad holds a Florida wrestling state title along with his identical twin brother. In addition to wrestling, Brad participated in baseball, football, soccer, and even gymnastics. His diverse taste in sports is reflected in his collecting of and interest in sports collectibles. After attending the University of Florida, Brad's experience in sports collectibles has covered all areas ranging from service, distribution, accounting, and production. As Manager of Business Development at SportsCollectibles.com, Brad establishes and promotes growth opportunities, in addition to supporting and monitoring tasks needed for success. In his spare time, Brad plays guitar and cheers on his favorite team, the Tampa Bay Rays.
Brad can be reached at email@example.com.
Jill Philippi - Client Relations Director
Jill's love for sports started at a young age when her dad would bring her to Buccaneers football games. She was always actively participating in sports; whether it was street hockey with neighborhood friends, swimming throughout her school days, or varsity rowing at the University of Central Florida. Her passion for collecting started with Ty Beanie Babies and I Love Lucy memorabilia. She enjoys building relationships with customers and helping them find the perfect item or gift. Jill passed down her love for sports to her two young children, as their Sunday ritual is going to Tampa Bay Rays baseball games together.
Jill can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.