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WME-IMG Global Head Of Esports Tobias Sherman Departs Agency

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 07 / 23 / 17

WME-IMG Global Head of Esports and 2017 SBJ Forty Under 40 winner Tobias Sherman has left the company, along with three others. Sherman was a key player in the creation of ELeague, a joint venture with Turner Sports and IMG Academy's esports program. He also advised numerous high-profile clients o...

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