– Cynopsis: Sports
, July 15, 2013
Good morning. It's Monday, July 15, 2013, and this is your first early morning Sports briefing.
Believe it or not, Octagon is turning 30. Interpublic Group's global sports, entertainment, lifestyle marketing and talent representation agency now stands as the world's largest sponsorship consulting practice. Octagon's roster includes more than 800 athlete & personality clients, and they now manage more than 13,000 events per year, as well as influence around $3 billion in sponsorship-related spending annually, with nearly 1,000 employees around the world.