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Anna Hrushka

Anna Hrushka is a staff writer for SportsBusiness Daily Global.

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Hangin' With ... Iris Sport Managing Director Nico Tuppen

Published in SportsBusiness Daily Global on 04 / 22 / 16

Nico Tuppen In March, Iris Worldwide announced the launch of its new sports marketing division, Iris Sport. NICO TUPPEN , who has spent 16 years at the agency, was named the new division’s ma...

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