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ASU unveils innovative sports law programs

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If you want to work with professional sports teams, big sporting events or promising student athletes, then you may be interested in the innovative new sports law and business program officially being launched this week by Arizona State University. The highly ranked Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law and W. P. Carey School of Business… Read More →

Rick Welts, President And CEO, Phoenix Suns

Rick Welts, president and CEO, Phoenix Suns - AZ Business Magazine July/August 2011

CEO Rick Welts discusses how the recession has affected the professional sports industry, the sports industry’s role in economic development, the Phoenix Coyotes, and more. Rick Welts Title: President and CEO Company: Phoenix Suns How did the recession affect the professional sports industry? It certainly put pressure on pricing. The Suns haven’t raised prices in… Read More →