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George Revealed As Chair Of BOD At IMS, Hulman & Co.; Little Influence On Operations

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 07 / 25 / 16

In pre-race festivities for yesterday's NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Brickyard 400,  TONY GEORGE was "revealed to have become chairman" of the BOD at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, according to Brant James of USA TODAY. It "later was confirmed" that George also "holds the same position" at Indy...

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