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Liz Mullen

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Select Management Group signs Silver Medal-winning gymnast

Daily / Tuesday, June 28, 2022
Select Management Group has signed Silver Medal-winning U.S. gymnast Jordan Chiles for representation in marketing, branding, speaking and philanthropic endeavors. Select partner Amy Neben will represent Chiles, who was not previously represented. Chiles’ current endorsements include Propel, Pottery Barn and DoorDash. Select will work to expand her...

Forty Under 40: Stirling Eads

Weekly / Monday, June 27, 2022
Stirling Eads is a creative and versatile executive who has worked on everything from managing major brand portfolios for Peyton Manning to co-executive producing a documentary on Derek Jeter called “The Captain,” which will air this summer on ESPN. Eads joined Excel from NBC Sports...

Forty Under 40: Drew Fleming

Weekly / Monday, June 27, 2022
Drew Fleming is the youngest CEO in the history of the Breeders’ Cup, the annual championship event for thoroughbred horse racing in America. Fleming worked at a Kentucky law firm, specializing in equine law, in 2016 when he was tapped by then Breeders’ Cup CEO...

Forty Under 40: Fara Leff

Weekly / Monday, June 27, 2022
The first person Rich Paul called when he left CAA Sports to start his own agency was Fara Leff.  “I called her and I told her that I wanted her to help me build a business,” Paul said. “And she didn’t even flinch. She said,...

NBA Draft: Excel Sports Management eclipses agencies in round one

Daily / Friday, June 24, 2022
Round one of the NBA Draft saw Excel Sports Management triumph over the agency field with seven picks overall and five in the Top 20. Last night, CAA Sports and BDA Sports/WME Sports tied for second-most picks with four each, and Octagon Basketball had three picks while Priority Sports...

NBA Draft: Excel commands round one picks

Morning Buzz / Friday, June 24, 2022
Excel Sports Management dominated last night's NBA Draft with seven round one picks. BDA Sports/WME Sports and CAA Sports each got four picks. Each of the top 5 overall picks were represented by different agencies: LIFT Sports Management, BDA Sports/WME Sports, Prather Sports, Priority Sports & Entertainment and CAA...

Berk Communications signs Yankees' Aaron Judge for PR work

Daily / Thursday, June 23, 2022
Berk Communications has signed Yankees RF Aaron Judge for public relations, including supporting his off-field endeavors, community efforts, business ventures, partnerships and overall publicity. Judge, a three time All-Star and two-time Silver Slugger, will be represented by a team led by Berk Communications Founder & CEO Ron Berkowitz, along...

Kyrgios is first player repped by Osaka's new agency

Closing Bell / Monday, June 20, 2022
Australian tennis player Nick Kyrgios has joined Evolve, the new athlete representation agency launched earlier this year by Naomi Osaka and Stuart Duguid , becoming the firm's first client. Duguid will represent Kyrgios and he will also continue to be represented by...

WME Sports signs French soccer star Mbappe

Closing Bell / Wednesday, June 15, 2022
WME Sports has signed PSG and French national F Kylian Mbappé for representation in marketing and other off-the-field endeavors. The agency also will represent Mbappé’s new entertainment company, Zebra Valley, which he launched today. Zebra Valley will be an entertainment studio, based in L.A., focused on...