Sports Innovation Lab Signs Launch Customers Longtime NBCA Exec Dir Michael Goldberg Dies ESPN Set To Cancel "The Sports Reporters" Executive Transactions Names In The News Kraft Profile Examines Goodell Relationship Miami Herald's Edwin Pope Passes Away LaMarcus Aldridge Sells California Home Weekend Plans With CareerBuilder's Nick Raffaele Executive Transactions
Published March 26, 1996
JIM MAHONEY has been named Chair of Cohn & Wolfe's entertainment division. He will be based out of L.A. (HOLLYWOOD REPORTER, 3/25)....BET Holdings has named DEBRA LEE as President & COO of both the holding company and the cable network. The announcement allows CEO ROBERT JOHNSON to focus on "strategic development" (BROADCASTING & CABLE, 3/25 issue)....MIKE GANNON was named VP/National Sales at ESPN. EVAN STERNSCHEIN adds OCC Sports and ESPNET SportsZone to his area at VP/Advertising Sales. BRIAN CARR has been promoted to VP/Sales Planning and Administration (ESPN)....CYNTHIA BURNELL was named Senior VP/Affiliate Relations and Marketing for NewSport (NewSport).