Tokyo 2020 grapples with Olympic bid allegations
MAY 12, 2016
In the last months of his presidency, Diack extended the firm’s sponsorship contract with the International Association of Athletics Federations to 2029. A Dentsu spokesman told The Guardian that it had no knowledge of any payment from Black Tidings and that Tan was never employed as a consultant at the agency. Tokyo 2020 has no shortage of PR issues, but recent allegations have thrust the committee back into the spotlight.