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Mark Miles Puts Indy 500 Prep On Hold For One Night To Attend Sports Business Awards

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 05 / 24 / 17

Many execs will be taking time out of their schedules to attend tonight's Sports Business Awards in N.Y., but few are doing so during a busier week than IndyCar CEO MARK MILES . Miles and his staff will fly to N.Y. today to attend the event as last year’s 100th running of the Indianapolis 500...

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