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John Ourand covers television and media for SportsBusiness Journal/Daily.

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Jennifer Sabatelle, CBS Sports

Published in SportsBusiness Journal on 09 / 25 / 17

Photo by: MARY KOUW / CBS JENNIFER SABATELLE CBS Sports Senior vice president, communications Sabatelle has been entrusted with guiding the CBS Sports brand in this era of media disruption. A k...

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07/10/17
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07/10/17
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07/10/17
SportsBusiness Journal: Shanks’ strategy won’t change

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07/06/17
SportsBusiness Daily: Pacifico, Samsung To Sponsor X Games

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07/05/17
SportsBusiness Daily: Jamie Horowitz Out At Fox Sports

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07/03/17
SportsBusiness Daily: Jamie Horowitz Is Out At Fox Sports

Jamie Horowitz ’s career at Fox Sports has ended after a little more than two years. Fox Sports President Eric Shanks announced Horowitz’s departure via an internal email sent out around 10am PT this morning. “We realize this news may come as a surprise for many of you, but we are ...

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06/27/17
SportsBusiness Daily Global: Italy's TIM Gets Mobile Olympic Rights

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06/26/17
SportsBusiness Daily: Italy's TIM Gets Mobile Olympic Rights

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06/26/17
SportsBusiness Daily: Nielsen Adds Fox To Out-Of-Home Service

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