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Staff writer Preston Bounds

Preston Bounds

Preston Bounds is an assistant editor for SportsBusiness Daily/Journal.

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Social Studies: SeatGeek's Jeff Ianello On Learning From The Best, Customizing Pitches

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 10 / 11 / 16

SeatGeek Exec VP/Client Partnerships Jeff Ianello ( @Jeff_Ianello ) has been with the event tech company for a little more than a year after spending over 13 years on the team and league side of the industry. He worked his way up from a Hornets sales rep in '02 to numerous positions with the Su...

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