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The Best Derby Marketing Tool You-re (Probably) Overlooking
October 17, 2014 8:27 PM
By now, I hope your league knows its best marketing tool: announcers. This blog is not self-indulgent nor written to over-justify the role of announcing. Its to dispel the myth that announcing isnt all that important. I am going to tell you how a lack of good announcers can hurt your league, what...