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Rolling Stones' Summer Tour Includes Shows At Football, MLB Venues

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 03 / 31 / 15

The Rolling Stones this morning announced their summer tour dates. The 15 shows include stops at five NFL stadiums, five college football venues, two MLB ballparks and Indianapolis Motor Speedway. The “Zip Code Tour” begins May 24 at Petco Park. DATE ...

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SBA Nominees To Be Announced

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03/13/15
Executive Transactions

The 76ers promoted Account Exec CHELSEA FENSTERMACHER to Manager of Inside Sales ( THE DAILY )....The World TeamTennis Boston Lobsters named COLLEEN HOPKINS GM, CHARLES KEHRES Dir of Events & Player Services, JEREMY STEINDECKER Dir of Sales & Marketing and DARLENE HAYES Dir of Deve ...

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03/13/15
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03/12/15
Falcons Dir Of Security Resigns

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03/12/15
SBA Nominees Unveiled On Monday

Get up early on Monday and look for our video announcement of the nominees for the 2015 Sports Business Awards. Nominees will be revealed in 15 categories. Look for an email and tweet that will exclusively unveil the nominees at roughly 7:00am ET on Monday. This year’s winners will be announce ...

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03/12/15
Executive Transactions

ATP Europe CEO and ATP Commercial Dir LAURENT DELANNEY is resigning his position to become Rolex Associate Dir of Global Sponsorship. Delanney joined the ATP in '94 and has served in his current position since '09. He was at one point in the running for the ATP’s top job before bowing out. D ...

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03/12/15
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03/11/15
Jones Offers Colorful Testimony In SB Trial

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03/11/15
Jamie Pollard Stable After Heart Attack

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03/11/15
Minding My Business: Red Bulls' Joe Stetson

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