Green Sports' Hershkowitz Resigns As President NESN Hosting Baseball Tourney For Kids Greg Norman Seeking $55M For Colorado Ranch Weekend Plans: Turnkey Sports' Len Perna Executive Transactions Names In The News Execs Reveal Expectations For Rio Games Executive Transactions Names In The News Knicks' Jackson Makes Splash With Rose Trade
NAMES IN THE NEWS
Published February 6, 1995
WAYNE HUIZENGA was chosen the number one entrepreneur in America by SUCCESS magazine's March '95 issue (SUCCESS). ....Bulls General Manager JERRY KRAUSE is profiled in Sunday's CHICAGO TRIBUNE, with the headline: "Jerry Krause is the Man Primarily Responsible for Putting Together the Bulls' Three World Championship Teams. So ... Why Do People Hate This Guy?" (2/5)....Golfer TIGER WOODS is profiled in Sunday's N.Y. TIMES magazine (2/5)....Bengals QB JEFF BLAKE is spending the off season in an internship program with Walt Disney's sports development department. The department is headed by former Bengal REGGIE WILLIAMS (CINCINNATI POST, 2/6)....DARRYL STRAWBERRY set up a "secret slush fund to hide hundreds of thousands of dollars from his wife during a nasty divorce" in 1993, according to this morning's N.Y. DAILY NEWS (2/6)....TOD LEIWEKE, VP of Business Development for Northwest Entertainment Group, owner of the Canucks & Grizzlies, is trying to attract a PGA Tour event to Vancouver. Leiweke, formerly the PGA Tour's VP/Marketing, is shooting for the third weekend in August, during which most PGA Tour pros sit out while the tournament winners play in the World Series of Golf (VANCOUVER SUN, 2/4).