NAMES IN THE NEWS
Published November 14, 1995
Raleigh's WRAL-TV is reporting former NASCAR driver RICHARD PETTY has sent out fundraising letter to help finance a run for NC Secretary of State (USA TODAY, 11/14). ....Bruin ADAM OATES, Islander SCOTT LACHANCE, and Sabre PAT LAFONTAINE will all appear in an upcoming fashion feature in "Cosmopolitan" (BOSTON HERALD, 11/13)....Former Patriot RANDY VATAHA, and veteran sports lawyer ROBERT CAPORALE are profiled in the BOSTON BUSINESS JOURNAL on their business venture, Game Plan Inc., a Boston-based investment banking and consulting firm catering to team owners and prospective buyers (BOSTON BUSINESS JOURNAL, 11/3-9 issue)....Nike's Dir of Tennis Sports Marketing IAN HAMILTON is featured briefly in a light-hearted Q&A in TENNIS magazine. Hamilton says CHRIS EVERT is only player he wishes wore Nikes (TENNIS, 12/95 issue)....Former Blue Jays GM PAT GILLICK has been offered the top front office job with the Angels (William Houston, Toronto GLOBE & MAIL, 11/14).