SBD/January 4, 2011/People and Pop Culture
Published January 4, 2011
Mike Galeski and Peter Jacobsen Sports have parted ways after more than five years. Galeski had served as the marketing and event agency’s Exec VP & Managing Dir since November '05. A spokesperson at PJS confirmed the parting, but there was no explanation for why Galeski is no longer with the company. Before joining PJS, Galeski spent 13 years at Callaway Golf, where he was Senior VP/Sports Marketing (Michael Smith, SportsBusiness Journal).
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