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Volume 21 No. 43
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Power Players: Brian Learst

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Brian Learst

Chief Executive Officer and Partner


With more than two decades of experience in sports travel and event hospitality, Learst and the Charlotte-based QuintEvents have official relationships with a wide array of top sports entities, including the College Football Playoff, Formula One, the Pro Football Hall of Fame, the Kentucky Derby and the British Open. A new deal with the NFL Players Association will allow Learst and the firm to develop exclusive events around individual players.