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NFL Reorganizes Exec Structure, Promotes Rolapp To Chief Media & Business Officer

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 03 / 27 / 17

The NFL announced changes to its organizational structure including the promotion of Exec VP/Media BRIAN ROLAPP  to Chief Media & Business Officer. He will report to Commissioner ROGER GOODELL . NFL President of Digital Media MARY ANN TURCKE  will now report to Rolapp, and NFL Senio...

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