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Shabbat Shalom: Friday Wrap-up (6/22/2018)

I feel like I have been going at 100mph since coming back from my Honeymoon in January, so thankfully I will be heading on a couple week vacation at the beginning of July. Thus, expect a short moratorium from the weekly wrap-up during that period. Things are going very well at the law firm as […]

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Artery Global Talent Agency Creates AG Sports

According to a press release, Artery Global Talent agency has announced its expansion into the sports representation with a new division – AG Sports. Artery Global represents and helps artists achieve their career goals, by “applying the experience, expertise and empathy accumulated through multiple collective years in the music and touring business.” The new division […]

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Lagardère Plus, Rooftop2 Productions Partners With Maxim For New Maxim Experiences

According to a press release from Lagardère Sports and Entertainment, the France-based agency will delegate a new project to its sister company, Lagardère Plus. Rooftop2 Productions, a branch off Lagadère Plus’ tree, is also scheduled to crash the party in order to lend a helping hand. Together, the duo is teaming up with Maxim, which […]

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Shabbat Shalom: Friday Wrap-up (6/15/2018)

Happy Father’s Day to all the papas celebrating this Sunday. While my Florida Gators have had a few down years in football and basketball, they continue their dominance in baseball. Congrats to the reigning champions on making a fourth consecutive trip to Omaha for the College World Series. The Gators flag is blowing proudly at […]

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Romelu Lukaku Signs Partnership With PUMA Football

After signing with Roc Nation Sports a couple months ago, Manchester United and Belgian National Team striker Romelu Lukaku has signed a long-term partnership with PUMA Football. The deal was executed by his representatives at RNS and PUMA Football. It starts immediately, with Lukaku wearing the new PUMA ONE football boots during the 2018 FIFA World […]

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Steinberg Sports Agent Seminars

What: The Leigh Steinberg Agent Academy When: June 23 and August 25, 2018 Where: Newport Beach, CA (Steinberg Sports & Entertainment HQ) and Houston, TX, respectively Why: If you’re a student and aspire to have a career in the sports representation industry, what better way than to meet and network with the original “super-agent” Leigh […]

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On To The Next One: Grigor Dimitrov

After seven months since his decision to leave Roger Federer’s agency, Team8, Bulgarian tennis player Grigor Dimitrov has signed with  TLA Worldwide for representation. Though the fifth-ranked male tennis player in the world, Grigor Dimitrov has been in desperate need of a morale boost. During this year’s French Open, Dimitrov would defeat the odds (go […]

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Hank Ratner Out As ISE CEO; Remains Adviser Until July

Bloomberg Business of Sports reporter Scott Soshnick has revealed that ISE CEO Hank Ratner will step down and continue as an adviser at ISE for the next month. This news comes just two years after Ratner left Cablevision in 2016 for an executive slot at ISE, which boasts offices in New York City, Los Angeles, […]

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Shabbat Shalom: Friday Wrap-up (6/1/2018)

Another NBA Finals and another appearance by my man Draymond Green, so you know I’m cheering on the Golden State Warriors. Staying on basketball, how crazy is this report on the potential connection between Philadelphia 76ers general manager Bryan Colangelo and these Twitter “burner” accounts? As always, sports professor Michael McCann breaks it down really […]

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Shabbat Shalom: Friday Wrap-up (5/25/2018)

I’ll lead with an apology for skipping on last week’s Friday Wrap-up. To be honest, the time of day and day of week becomes a blur when you’re half way across the world in Singapore. When you were waking up on Friday, I was probably 3 Tiger beers deep and stuffing my face with spicy […]