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Yormark readies ‘interesting ideas’ for Roc Nation03 / 10 / 14
For more than a year, Roc Nation has been quiet about its plans to grow its business through sports. But last week, the company made one of the biggest additions to its executive ranks, naming longtime sports executive Michael Yormark its new president and chief of branding and strategy. Yormark ...
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