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William Morris/Silver Lake Group Nears Deal To Acquire IMG
Published December 17, 2013
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The pending acquisition would immediately turn WME, a leading Hollywood talent agency, into a leader in sports by adding IMG’s sports consulting, tennis, golf, college and media businesses to its portfolio. Longtime ESPN exec Mark Shapiro is expected to play a role with the new company.