Marciani Out As MLB VP/National Sales Hammon Headlines espnW's "Impact 25" St. Pete Denies Rays' Ballpark Search Deal Weekend Plans: Eagles' Brian Napoli Angels, Red Sox Eliminate Pension Plans Names In The News MLB Franchise Notes Executive Transactions Big Execs Reminisce On Sports Media Executive Transactions
NAMES IN THE NEWS
Published December 12, 1994
The latest issue of BUSINESS WEEK examines the "tumult" surrounding FRAN TARKENTON's tenure as CEO of KnowledgeWare Inc. -- an Atlanta-based software company. The company faces a class- action suit from shareholders who allege that it "concocted financial results to lift its stock price to ensure a merger" (BUSINESS WEEK, 12/19)....HAKEEM OLAJUWON is being sued by A.M. Good Enterprises for allegedly taking over the "Hakeem the Dream Fan Team" and cheating the business out of tens of thousands of dollars" (HOUSTON POST/N.Y. TIMES, 12/11)....Retiring Senate Majority Leader GEORGE MITCHELL, floated as a possible to become MLB commissioner, married sports marketing manager HEATHER MACLACHLAN on Saturday. MacLachlan will be leaving T-V Enterprises at the end of the year (WASHINGTON POST, 12/10).