Mark Taffet Resigns Post With HBO Sports Beckham's MLS Stadium Hits Another Snag Former VANOC CEO Discusses Allegations NFL Announces Three U.K. Games For Next October Nike's Parker Named Fortune's Businessperson Of '15 Carson Palmer's House On Market For $25M Minding My Business With UFC's Craig Borsari Executive Transactions Names In The News NFL Net's Weinberger Leading Simmons Venture
Published September 20, 1995
GARY STEVENSON has resigned as COO at The Golf Channel. TGC CEO JOE GIBBS has taken over his responsibilities (GOULD MEDIA SERVICES)...Raptors CEO JOHN BITOVE said the team is looking for a COO, as well as a VP/Sales (Toronto SUN, 9/20)....BILLY HICKS was named GM of Dallas' MLS team scheduled to begin play in March at the Cotton Bowl. He was founder and former GM of the WLAF's London Monarchs (FT. WORTH STAR-TELEGRAM, 9/20)....Giants GM GEORGE YOUNG appears likely to sign a new contract by the end of the season (NEWSDAY, 9/19)....AD AGE's "On a Roll" features JIM MILLMAN, Chair of MillSport in Stamford, CT. Millman's prediction: "Real-time, live TV sporting events will soon soar in value" (AD AGE, 9/18)....The NFL and NFLPA, with the UNCF, have announced a $1M academic scholarship fund for students at historically black colleges and universities (WASHINGTON POST, 9/20).