Knight Officially Retires As Nike Board Chair NBA Names Spruell President Of League Operations Source: Disney Buying 33% BAM Tech Stake Broncos In Talks With Naming-Rights Partners NFL's Goodell Earned Nearly $32M In '15 Weekend Plans With MLB's Pat Courtney Tirico Receives Warm ESPN Send-Off Adrian Peterson Lists Houston-Area Home Multiple NFL Teams Pushing For St. Louis TV Executive Transactions
Published September 12, 1995
NEAL TILES has joined ESPN as Dir/Advertising and Program Marketing. He was formerly an Account Supervisor at BBDO in New York (INSIDE MEDIA)....NFL Properties Senior Dir of Licensing JEFF SOFKA announced his resignation (NFL Properties)....The Sabres announced the promotion of LARRY CARRIERE to Assistant to the GM. He was previously Dir of Player Evaluation (Sabres)....ED BERLINER has joined the NewSport network full-time (NewSport)....RICK BURTON is now Assistant Dir of the James Warshaw Sports Marketing Center at the Univ. of Oregon Business School. He was formerly VP of Clarion Performance Properties (THE DAILY)....The new A's "era will start officially on November 1" as STEVE SCHOTT will take over the role of President from SANDY ALDERSON and ED ALVAREZ will oversee the club's business matters (S.F. CHRONICLE, 9/12)....LORETTA VOLPE will become a partner in the marketing firm, Sports Minded (RHB Ventures).