The Most Intriguing People in Business

What distinguishes them from their peers is their pure domination of their respective spaces.

also recently negotiated a multimillion-dollar deal with Nike for Olympian Walter Dix—the first and largest endorsement deal in track-and-field history for a collegiate athlete making the transition to professional competition. For 2009, Holland plans to expand into athletic management for the NFL and perhaps the NBA.

— Sean Drakes, Brittany Hutson, and Alan Hughes contributed to this article.

Originally published in the December 2008 issue.

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