College Media Notes NBA Mexico City Game Cancelled Pistons Seeing Jump In Ticket Sales Dolan Vs. Prokhorov Hurting Teams? Bryant, Wade Unveil Latest Sneaker Offerings NBA Game In Mexico Part Of Int'l Push Adidas Could Recoup Part Of Rose Deal Grooming Products Hot In NBA Cal, Oregon To Play At Levi's Stadium Kobe's Extension Bad For Lakers?
SBD/13/Sponsorships Advertising Marketing
Published March 13, 1995
The current issue of BUSINESS WEEK reports on the shareholder lawsuits that accuse Ryka Founder & CEO Sheri Poe of not selling the company to L.A. Gear for the highest possible bid. The piece notes that shareholders were "further incensed to learn" that Poe will get a "perk-laden" contract with L.A. Gear (BUSINESS WEEK, 3/20 issue)....Fleer Dir of Hobby Relations Ted Taylor said the baseball strike is the "final nail" for many mom- and-pop card dealers who were "undercapitalized and overly dependent on baseball card sales" (PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER, 3/12)....Coca-Cola will unveil its giant men's and women's NCAA tournament draw banners at the sites for both Final Fours in Seattle and Minneapolis (Coca-Cola)....BET's "Off the Court" profiled businesses owned by NBA players Charles Oakley (car wash) and Trevor Wilson and Don MacLean (deli) (BET, 3/11).