50 Most Influential: Rick Dudley
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President & CEO
CHANGE FROM 2012: +2Octagon brings its global expertise to bear as a key player in both of next year’s major events — the Olympics in Sochi and World Cup in Rio. As the company’s CEO, Dudley has long worked toward this, positioning the agency — with touch points in virtually all areas of sports business — to be a first mover and thought leader in both developing markets.