Nearly six out of 10 sponsors report they are looking for an early exit to at least one of their sponsorships. That statistic was the most remarkable finding from the 17th annual ESP Properties Sponsorship Decision-Makers Survey.In typical years, less than half of sponsors say they are looking to drop a sponsorship prior to its being up for renewal. In 2016, 45 percent of those surveyed said they were seeking to end a sponsorship prior to the contract term, a number that rose to 58 percent this ...