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

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Plugged In: Glenn Ware

Published in SportsBusiness Journal on 10 / 16 / 17

Glenn Ware founded PwC’s Global Intelligence Operations Center in 2008 to help corporations deal with external threats to their business. In 2013, Ware started a sports intelligence group after being hired by an NFL team and an NBA team to assess situations involving allegations of domestic v...

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Tags: ABC, Churchill Downs Inc., ESPN, Horse Racing, NBC, Visa

10/11/04
SportsBusiness Journal: Adidas signs tennis' Fish

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Tags: Adidas, IMG, Labor and Agents, National Lacrosse League, NHL, SFX

10/11/04
SportsBusiness Journal: Garnett to endorse Best Buy

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SportsBusiness Journal: Jockeys press Guild for financial info

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09/27/04
SportsBusiness Journal: Wulff leaving Adidas

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SportsBusiness Journal: Jockeys questioning insurance

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