Going Off The Grid Minn. Gov. Weighs In On U.S. Bank Stadium Dispute Executive Transactions Orioles Not Interested In Bautista Due To Likeability Names In The News Budget-Conscious Yanks Bring Back Closer Taking Entries For '17 Sports Business Awards Plank, UA Excited About New MLB Deal Red Sox Make Splash With Sale Trade Minding My Business With CFP Exec Dir Bill Hancock
Published June 6, 1995
Spalding Professional Golf has signed top teaching pro RICK SMITH to a long term contract....MIKE OBERTO has been appointed to the position of National Sales Mgr for Founders Club Golf Co....Daiwa's Golf Div. has signed LPGA player LISA WALTERS to a one-year endorsement contract (GOLFInc., 6/95 issue).... The NFL has named RICK HORROW a consultant for stadium business issues. Horrow will assist in the development and implementation of various planning strategies concerning the construction and renovation of NFL team stadiums (Press Box)....WENDY LEWIS has been appointed Exec Dir of Human Resources for MLB (MLB)....Raycom has announced the following additions of sales and distribution staff to its Ft. Lauderdale and L.A. offices. MICHAEL TUNICK is now the Dir of West Coast Distribution for the L.A. office. MICHAEL CLANCY has been named Dir of Sales and Marketing for the Carquest Bowl (Raycom)....WILLIAM TUCKER, Chancellor of TCU, has been reelected as the Chair of the CFA Board of Dir. Nebraska AD C. WILLIAM BYRNE was reelected to his position as CFA Secretary-Treasurer (CFA). ....Liberty Sports has hired MIKE HARTER as Team Liaison. Harter has worked the last two years for the New Jersey Sports and Exposition Authority (Liberty)....JOHN ARGUE has been elected as Chair of the Board of the Amateur Athletic Foundation of L.A.. The Foundation receives funds from the Olympic surplus to Southern CA's youth sports programs (L.A. TIMES, 6/6).