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Published in SportsBusiness Daily Global on 12 / 15 / 17

JOCHEN ROTTHAUS  is the director of marketing & communications for Bundesliga side Bayer 04 Leverkusen. The club has made massive strides on social media over the past four years, including during the '15-16 season, when it added 1.51 million new fans. That marked the biggest gro...

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