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WOMEN'S FAST PITCH LEAGUE NAMES NEW PRESIDENT AND CEO
Published March 1, 1995
The Women's Professional Fastpitch (WPF) softball league named Mitzi Swentzell President and CEO. The league will begin its exhibition tour in June '95 and will launch league play in '96. Swentzell was Exec VP for the Nuggets, and worked for Jacor Communications in Denver, where she did marketing for the Broncos, Rockies, Nuggets, and Univ. of Colorado football and basketball. John Cowles, former league President, will become Chairman of the Board and shift his attention to long-term strategy, board development and fundraising. Selection of WPF's initial six team markets will be announced this summer (WPF).