Ben Snyder returns to VCU as an adjunct professor where he teaches Events & Sport Tourism. He received his undergraduate degree in Economics from Messiah College (2008) in Pennsylvania before attending the Center for Sport Leadership at VCU, completing the dual-degree program to receive his MBA and M. Ed in Sport Leadership (2013).
Ben currently serves as the President of Corporate Games USA headquartered in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Prior to his role with the Corporate Games, he worked on the 2015 World Police & Fire Games held in Fairfax, Virginia. His experience with multi-sport event production and the sport tourism industry has led him to take numerous contract roles with events around the country. Ben also worked four years in Minor League Baseball in addition to two years of collegiate athletics while at VCU. During the winter months, Ben referees high school basketball in Colorado.