Nike's Phil Knight Stepping Down In '16 USOC Praises Boston 2024's Progress Sources: Angels' Dipoto Out As GM SBD Readers Heading To Dead Shows Minding My Business: Orlando City's Chelsey Clifton Executive Transactions Names In The News Coming This Fall: Game Changers Hurricanes' Karmanos Elected To Hockey HOF Phillies' MacPhail To Observe For First Few Months
1996 SPORT SUMMIT SET FOR ATLANTA
Published September 20, 1995
The 18th annual "Sport Summit" will be held Feb. 1-2 at the Atlanta Hilton and Towers -- the first time the annual gathering will be in Atlanta, and in conjunction with "The Super Show," which begins Feb. 4. Topics will include on-site marketing during the Olympics; life after the '96 games; league labor strife; growth of minor league sports; PSL's; parasitic marketing; sports in cyberspace; success of auto racing; team and player licensing; and the future of college sports. Speakers will include: DR. LEROY WALKER, President, USOC; JOHN KRIMSKY, Dep. Sec. General, USOC; HARVEY SCHILLER, President, Turner Sports; LEIGH STEINBERG, Steinberg & Moorad; DAVID FALK, President, F.A.M.E.; TERDEMA USSERY, President, Nike Sports Management; BILL STRICKLAND, President, IMG Basketball; GREG CLIFTON, COO, Bob Woolf Associates; ALEX NIEROTH, Managing Dir, Clarion Performance Properties; DON GIBSON, VP/GM, MLB Properties; ERIC SCHULTZ, Dir/Olympic Marketing, Coca-Cola, USA; SCOTT SMYTHE, VP, VISA; JEFFREY POLLACK, Publisher, THE SPORTS BUSINESS DAILY; MARK KIDD, Pres/National Sports Group, Host Communications. Registration fee is $945, or $845 if received by Nov 10. Sponsorship, exhibition, and advertising opportunities are still available. For additional information contact Jim Rice at E.J. Krause & Associates, (301) 986-7800.