Jim Buss Remains Optimistic About Lakers Leonsis Weighing Wizards Practice Facility Spots Time Inc. Sports Adds Patty Hirsch Minding My Business: Hornets' Donna Julian Indy Approves Pacers' Practice Facility NBA Teams Turn To Analytics Firm Second Spectrum NBA Kings' Arena To Be Fully Solar Powered Stern Reportedly Urged To Run For N.Y. Mayor NBA Kings Push Back Opening Of Hotel Pistons' Season-Tix Renewals Nearing 90%
SBD/4/Sponsorships Advertising Marketing
Published May 4, 1995
Boston Beer Co., which produces Samuel Adams beer, has chosen Weiden & Kennedy to provide creative work for their ad campaign (Portland OREGONIAN, 5/3)....Chevrolet will build on its America3 sponsorship as title sponsor of the Chevrolet Stadium Sailing National Finals in San Diego on May 13. The event, a miniature version of the America's Cup, has sixteen regional qualifiers competing for the top prize (Chevrolet)....14-year old Joel Lemmon will host Grant Hill during a visit to Finley Junior High School in Hungington, NY. Lemmon was a winner of the "SkyBox Visit My School Sweepstakes," a component of the NBA's Stay in School Program (NBA)....Bruce Herman, who writes the player notes forfor Topps baseball cards, is profiled in this morning's WASHINGTON POST. Herman: "We just would not write anything negative about a player. These cards are not supposed to be Sports Illustrated" (WASHINGTON POST, 5/4)....Miller Brewing has formed an alliance with Costa Rica's Cerveceria Americana SA to further its reach in to Latin America (WALL STREET JOURNAL, 5/4).