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Dale Earnhardt Jr. Signs Deal With WME To Assist With Various Off-Track Ventures

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 05 / 15 / 17

NASCAR driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. after an extensive review has "signed a deal" with WME, which his current management team "hopes will help him capitalize on his brand," according to Adam Stern in this week's SPORTSBUSINESS JOURNAL. The deal will see WME "assist Earnhardt in his various off-track bu...

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