Sports marketing wasn’t even a thing when Nova Lanktree began arranging deals for Chicago’s elite athletes. Over the years, Nova became the gold standard for sports marketers with hundreds of clients — a Who’s Who of athletes — benefiting from her hustle, hard work and honesty. Now retired, she looks back at her 36-year career with WGN’s Steve Alexander.
Nova Lanktree retired after a 36-year sports marketing career in Chicago, most recently with Octagon.
Chicago's very own Nova Lanktree retires after a stellar career. And there's a Business of Food connection!