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Don Muret

Don Muret covers facilities for SportsBusiness Journal/Daily.

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NYRA To Integrate VenueNext Into Mobile Apps For Belmont, Saratoga

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 08 / 22 / 16

NYRA has signed a deal with VenueNext to integrate its mobile technology platform at Belmont Park and Saratoga Race Course. Starting in the spring of ‘17, a new mobile app will allow patrons to buy tickets, place bets and order food, drink and merch for express pickup and select in-seat delive...

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