THE DAILY Looks At Top Sports Movies Of '16 Weekend Plans With ESPN’s Adnan Virk Disney, NASCAR To Promote "Cars 3" Fred Couples Puts California Home Back On The Market Names In The News CAA World Congress of Sports Lineup Announced SBJ/SBD's 2017 Thought Leaders Retreat Former NFLPA Exec Dir Ed Garvey Passes Away Luminaries Honor Mike Ilitch At Private Ceremony Cubs Using "That's Cub" As '17 Marketing Slogan
Published September 13, 1994
BOB IGER, President of ABC since 11/92, will be promoted to President/COO of CapCities/ABC "probably at the company's next board meeting later this month." DAVID WESTIN, president of production at ABC Television Network Group, will succeed Iger as head of the network group (BROADCASTING & CABLE, 9/12 issue)....TIM MAYOTTE and VIJAY ARMITRAJ were elected as player reps to the ATP Tour Board of Directors (DAILY sources, 9/13). ...SHARI LEVENTHAL was named director of Marketing and Creative Services at ESPN. She was formerly director of advertising. Also at ESPN, TREZ BAYER, an independent director/producer, joined as director of on-air promotions, and ALLAN BROCE, former advertising manager at Pepsi-Cola, was named director of advertising and consumer marketing (BROADCASTING & CABLE, 9/12)....Cubs CEO/president Andy MacPhail is said to be considering four candidates for Cubs GM: assistant S.F. Giants GM BRIAN SABEAN, Astros dir. of scouting DAN O'BRIEN, Braves "standout farm system" head CHUCK LAMAR and Rangers asst. GM WAYNE KRIVSKY (CHICAGO SUN-TIMES, 9/13).