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Hangin' With ... The Aspire Group Director Of Australian Operations Ben Pincus

Published in SportsBusiness Daily Global on 01 / 30 / 15

The Aspire Group Director of Australian Operations BEN PINCUS is managing a collaborative initiative with the National Rugby League that recently opened the first centralized Fan Relationship Management Center devoted exclusively to outbound sales calls in the history of the NRL. Pincus's team of ...

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Viewers Criticize Nine's Fast4 Coverage

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Ofcom To Make More Matches Available

Media regulators "have indicated that they are likely to force the Premier League to make more top flight football matches available for live broadcast at a meeting with pay-TV providers," according to Christopher Williams of the London TELEGRAPH. Ofcom representatives said at the meeting last week ...

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01/14/15
DEL Winter Game Records Top Ratings

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01/14/15
Sports Journalists Found Agency

German sports journalists Gregor Derichs and Dirk Graalmann have founded the agency Derichs & Graalmann Communication in Cologne. The agency, which focuses on the sports industry, will take over the communications of clubs and federations. The agency's offer sheet includes the development of ind ...

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Sky To Launch ICC World Cup Channel

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More Than 4.5M Watch Biathlon On ZDF

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