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Game Changers Conference: Top Female Execs Discuss Domestic Violence Issue

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 09 / 16 / 14

The storylines of domestic violence in the NFL led the discussion at the opening panel of today’s Game Changers Conference at the N.Y. Marriott Marquis at Times Square. “It is the most controversial story we’ve ever seen in U.S. sports, potentially the biggest story in U.S. ...

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