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Mandalay Sports Media Taps --- Glover To Be CEO | Deadline

Tue Sep 15 11:09:14 EDT 2015 | Deadline
The new CEO at Peter Guber and Mike Tollin’s sports media enterprise replaces Rich Battista. He left in April, after two years on the job, for Time Inc. where he’s an EVP overseeing People and Entertainment Weekly. New CEO --- Glover comes to Mandalay Sports Media from Funny or Die, where he was CEO. He’ll remain on the comedy venture’s board and will “maintain close ties with the company,” MSM says. Glover knows sports, though. He was NASCAR’s VP Broadcasting and New Media before joi..


--- Glover is leaving his post as CEO of Funny or Die to become the chief of Mandalay Sports Media.  Glover, who's last day at Funny or Die will be Oct. 9, will remain a boar..
With the move, Funny Or Die chief operating officer Mitch Galbraith will take over day-to-day CEO duties, Glover said in a memo to employees earlier this week. Glover wil..
The new CEO at Peter Guber and Mike Tollin’s sports media enterprise replaces Rich Battista. He left in April, after two years on the job, for Time Inc. where he’s an EVP..
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