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THE MARQUEE GROUP ACQUIRES U.K. FIRM, STARTS WEB SITE
Published April 2, 1998
The Marquee Group announced an agreement to acquire Park Associates, a talent sports management firm in the U.K. Included on Park's client roster are BBC broadcaster Gary Linekar, former English Rugby captain and current ITV broadcaster Will Carling; England soccer stars Graeme Le Saux, Dion Dublin and John Barnes, and British silver medal- winning swimmer Liz McColgan (The Marquee Group). GET CONNECTED: The Marquee Group has created its own Web site at www.themarqueegroup.com, which was designed with U.S. Web. The site provides an overview of the company and all of its wholly owned subsidiaries (The Marquee Group).