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Liz Mullen

Staff writer Liz Mullen covers labor, agents and horse racing.

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Blue Equity Acquires Broadcast Representation Firm 3 Kings Entertainment

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 05 / 27 / 16

Blue Equity, LLC, a private equity firm, has acquired DC-based 3 Kings Entertainment, a broadcasting talent agency, which represents more than 100 media personality clients, including news anchors and reporters, weathercasters, sportscasters, correspondents and studio hosts. Financial terms of the a...

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