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Make Your Opinion Count With The 2014 SBJ/SBD Reader Survey

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 10 / 21 / 14

The 10th annual SportsBusiness Journal/SportsBusiness Daily Reader Survey is currently underway, offering an opportunity for your voice and opinion to be heard. The survey features 100 questions across leagues, teams, facilities, sponsorship, media, and more. * What is your biggest gripe with a...

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03/14/97
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTION

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03/14/97
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03/13/97
NAMES IN THE NEWS

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Tags: Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment, People and Pop Culture, Toronto Raptors

03/13/97
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

The Bucs have named STEPHANIE WALLER and ANDRE THORNTON JR. Managers in the newly-created community relations department (TAMPA TRIBUNE, 3/13)....MasterCard Int''l CEO H. EUGENE LOCKHART resigned to b

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NAMES IN THE NEWS

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Tags: ABC, Arizona Cardinals, CBS, ESPN, News Corp./Fox, Orlando Magic, RDV Sports, People and Pop Culture, Viacom, Walt Disney

03/12/97
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

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Tags: CBS, Denver Broncos, ESPN, MLS, NBC, New Orleans Saints, NFL, People and Pop Culture, Viacom, Walt Disney, Washington Redskins

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NAMES IN THE NEWS

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03/11/97
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

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Tags: LA Angels, Anaheim Sports, MLB, People and Pop Culture, Walt Disney

03/10/97
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

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