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PBR COO Sean Gleason Promoted To CEO, Jim Haworth Moving To Chair Position

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 06 / 29 / 15

Just a month after completing its sale to WME-IMG, the PBR is experiencing a shuffle among its top leadership execs. Effective today, longtime COO SEAN GLEASON has been promoted to CEO, taking over the position from JIM HAWORTH , who will remain with the organization as Chair. PBR Chief Global Ev...

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