More women are taking ownership stakes in sports teams

October 27, 2021

Though women have held a place in the ownership ranks of American pro teams for years, female-led control bids have been exceedingly rare, if not altogether nonexistent, throughout the country’s top leagues.

Yet there are now clear signs of change and two key factors — namely, loosening ownership restrictions and increasing diversity among the mega-wealthy — may accelerate what already appears to be a budding trend. BizWomen