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Mark D. Miles

Chief Executive Officer, Hulman & Company

Mark Miles - CEO Hulman & CompanyVeteran business leader and international sports executive Mark D. Miles became chief executive officer of Hulman & Company on Dec. 17, 2012.

Miles leads the overall business direction and management of Hulman & Company, including a key role in the refinement and implementation of the company’s long-term strategic plan. Hulman & Company is comprised of Clabber Girl, Georgetown Realty, Indianapolis Motor Speedway, INDYCAR, IMS Productions and various other business entities.

Miles brings an impressive blend of experience from all phases of his career to this new role. In the sports world, he transformed the ATP, governing body of men’s international professional tennis, from a start-up league to an international leader. During his 15-year tenure from 1990-2005, the ATP posted impressive revenue gains, launched innovative marketing initiatives and expanded its global presence through successful events in Asia, the Middle East and Latin America.

Bookending Miles’ career are two major Indianapolis sports entertainment events which he successfully and profitably led: the Pan American Games in 1987 and Super Bowl XLVI in 2012, a 10-day event that attracted more than a million fans and set a new standard for the NFL./p>

His most recent business career includes six years leading the Central Indiana Corporate Partnership, Inc. (CICP), a consortium of the leading companies in Central Indiana working with the premier university research institutions to strategically develop economic growth in the region. During this same period, Miles has served on the board of The Pantry, one of the largest independently operated convenience store chains in the country, with more than 1,500 stores in 13 states and annual revenues exceeding $6 billion. He is also a director for City Securities, a diversified financial services corporation based in Indianapolis.

Earlier in his career, Miles was executive director of corporate relations for Eli Lilly and Company, responsible for the company’s local, state and national government affairs, communications and foundation.

Miles is a graduate of Wabash College and a member of its Athletic Hall of Fame. Miles and his wife, Helen, live in Indianapolis and have four grown children, Donald, Kelly, Sam and Jack.