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Eve Wright: Calculated Risk-Taker

Eve Wright has never been the kind of woman to wait for opportunities—in business or in her personal life. This big-picture-thinking, calculated-risk-taking executive learned the hard way that, for her goals, she would have to create opportunities rather than wait for them. It’s a philosophy that’s steered Wright’s successful career in one of the most male-dominated industries in the world—professional sports—as well as in entrepreneurship and authorship.

Wright serves as a board director for USA Track & Field and hadn’t even reached 35 when she earned a top spot as Vice President and Associate General Counsel for the Miami HEAT and the AmericanAirlines Arena. Additionally, she and her husband ...

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