S&E Sponsorship Group Acquired By Dentsu Aegis Jim Rome Puts California Home On Market Executive Transactions Names In The News '16 Intercollegiate Athletics Forum Going Off The Grid Adam Schefter Signs Five-Year Extension With ESPN Executive Transactions ESPN: Sub Losses Don't Include New Outlets Names In The News
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).