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Liz Mullen

Liz Mullen covers labor, agents and horse racing for the SportsBusiness Journal/Daily.

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TaylorMade adds top young players to roster

Published in SportsBusiness Journal on 07 / 25 / 16

Adidas golf unit TaylorMade is for sale, but that didn’t stop the company from signing two of golf’s most anticipated young players — Jon Rahm and Beau Hossler — to equipment contracts. “They are the most sought-after players that I have ever seen in recent history,&...

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Tags: Marketing and Sponsorship, Labor and Agents

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09/28/15
SportsBusiness Journal: France officially at CAA Sports

NFL agent Todd France has officially joined CAA Sports, bringing about 50 clients with him, including Denver Broncos wide receiver Demaryius Thomas and Buffalo Bills defensive tackle Marcell Dareus. France will lead CAA Football’s practice alongside Tom Condon and Jimmy Sexton and will repo ...

Tags: Labor and Agents

09/24/15
SportsBusiness Daily: Kevin Durant Joins The Players' Tribune

The Players’ Tribune today announced Thunder F Kevin Durant will join the company as deputy publisher. In his new role, Durant will work closely with founding publisher Derek Jeter to help develop content, create tools to assist athlete communication and expand TPT’s reach. Jet ...

Tags: Media

09/23/15
SportsBusiness Daily: WMG Brings Jason Ranne Back Into The Fold

Wasserman Media Group has rehired Thunder Dir of Strategic Planning Jason Ranne as its new COO & Exec VP/Team Sports. Ranne, who began his career at the L.A.-based agency, will oversee the overall strategic growth and direction of the basketball, baseball, football and broadcasting/coaching mana ...

Tags: Labor and Agents, Wasserman Media Group

09/22/15
SportsBusiness Daily: Jason Ranne Returns To WMG

Wasserman Media Group has rehired Thunder Dir of Strategic Planning Jason Ranne as its new COO & Exec VP/Team Sports. Ranne, who began his career at the L.A.-based agency, will oversee the overall strategic growth and direction of the basketball, baseball, football and broadcasting/coaching ma ...

09/22/15
SportsBusiness Daily: Golfer Patrick Reed Rejoins Legacy Agency

Golfer player Patrick Reed has rejoined The Legacy Agency as a client after 10 months away. Reed will be represented by TLA partner Andrew Witlieb and VP Mike Creasy. He was most recently represented by IMG. TLA had originally represented Reed, who is currently ranked 19th in the ...

Tags: Labor and Agents

09/21/15
SportsBusiness Journal: NFLPA starts content company

The NFL Players Association has launched an original content business that will create and identify opportunities for its members and other athletes to appear in television shows, Internet shows, games, films and books on a variety of platforms. The company, Athlete Content and Entertainment, or ...

Tags: Labor and Agents

09/21/15
SportsBusiness Journal: Labor & Agents: WME near deal with Smith

W ME is close to a deal to represent ESPN broadcaster Stephen A. Smith for all work other than broadcasting, sources said. If the deal is completed, as expected, Smith will be represented by a team of agents across WME and IMG , led by Aime ...

Tags: Labor and Agents

09/16/15
SportsBusiness Daily Global: Lagardère Relaunches Sports Business

Lagardère Group announced it has relaunched its global sports business as Lagardère Sports, a division of Lagardère Sports & Entertainment (LS&E). The new LS&E is one of four major divisions of the Paris-based conglomerate and the rebranding was unveiled on the ...

Tags: Marketing and Sponsorship, Europe

09/15/15
SportsBusiness Daily: Lagardere Group Relaunches Sports Business

Lagardère Group today announced it has relaunched its global sports business as Lagardère Sports, a division of Lagardère Sports & Entertainment (LS&E). The new LS&E is one of four major divisions of the Paris-based conglomerate and the rebranding was unveiled ...

Tags: Labor and Agents

09/15/15
SportsBusiness Daily: Lagardère Group Rebrands Sports Business

Lagardère Group today announced it has relaunched its global sports business as Lagardère Sports, a division of Lagardère Sports & Entertainment. The new Lagardère Sports & Entertainment, which replaces the name Lagardère Unlimited, is one o ...

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