Fox' Freer, Shanks Top SBJ's "Most Influential" List New Orleans Architect Allen Eskew Dies At 65 MLB's Dan Halem Promoted NASCAR Hires Brent Dewar As COO John Skipper Sits For Q&A CSN Chicago President Jim Corno Dies Minding My Business With Lon Rosen Executive Transactions Names In The News Marvin Miller Again Falls Short of HOF Vote
Published February 6, 1996
STEPHEN BOLLENBACH was named President and CEO of Hilton Hotels. He was CFO at Walt Disney Co. and was "instrumental" in the $19B purchase of Capital Cities/ABC (WALL STREET JOURNAL, 2/5)....Appointments at Ryka Inc.: STEVE WOLF was named CFO, LISA DOLEZAL was Manager of Product Marketing; DONNA JORDAN was named Manager of Marketing Services, and MARIA SCUTARO was named Manager of Customer Services and Internal Sales (Ryka)....LAWRENCE JONES has been named the new Chair at Rollerblade Inc. He replaces ROBERT NAEGELE JR. Nordica is now the majority owner of Rollerblade, Inc. (Rollerblade)....The Rockets have promoted MICHAEL BURCH as Dir of Events and Creative Services. He was Event Services Manager. Also, they promoted JERRY FELLENSTEIN to Dir of Corporate Services (Rockets)....The A's have promoted DAVID ALIOTO to Exec Dir of Business Operations, Sales and Marketing. He was Dir of Merchandising and Purchasing (A's)....Advantage Int'l has inked Texas A&M RB LELAND MCELROY for management and marketing representation (Advantage)... USA Baseball elected JOHN KELLY as a USA Baseball At-Large Member. He is founder and President of Events Partners, an Atlanta-based event management and consulting company (USA Baseball).