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Plugged In: Corrine Vitolo, CEO, SmartSports

Published in SportsBusiness Journal on 08 / 03 / 15

As CEO of SmartSports, Corrine Vitolo is taking her swing at bringing measurement technology to athletes. The company features a product called SmartKage that measures baseball players’ skills through a series of performance tests. A deal with Sportvision in 2010 added to SmartSports’ c...

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