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People: Executive transactions

Published in SportsBusiness Journal on 08 / 22 / 16

Baseball SLATUS The Class A New York-Penn League’s Aberdeen (Md.) IronBirds hired Matt Slatus as general manager. Slatus was director of marketing and partnerships for Camelback Ranch i...

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