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Minding My Business: CFP Exec Dir Bill Hancock Talks Selection, Love For Broadway

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 12 / 07 / 16

Name : Bill Hancock Position : CFP Exec Dir Age : 66 Where I’m from : Hobart, OK Where I call home : Dallas and Prairie Village, Kan. Focusing on right now : Now that the selection committee’s work is complete -- and we feel very good about the job they did, by th...

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