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Under Armour's Kevin Plank Relinquishing President Title Amid Management Shuffle

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 06 / 27 / 17

Under Armour Founder, Chair & CEO KEVIN PLANK will "step back from his role of president" as part of a series of management changes, according to Lorraine Mirabella of the Baltimore SUN. Former global footwear company The Aldo Group CEO PATRIK FRISK "will become" UA President & COO on Ju...

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