Mark Taffet Resigns Post With HBO Sports Former VANOC CEO Discusses Allegations 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 Executive Transactions Names In The News
NAMES IN THE NEWS
Published September 9, 1996
JOHN CALIPARI has given all of the proceeds from his "Refuse to Lose" book to UMass. UMass AD BOB MARCUM said the school has "taken in something like $62,000 already" (BOSTON GLOBE, 9/7)....PAUL ANNACONE and HAROLD SOLOMON have been named to the ATP Tour Board of Directors. They will begin their two-year terms in January, '97 (ATP Tour). ...Dodgers OF BRETT BUTLER attended the Emmy Awards last night and was recognized by OPRAH WINFREY for his comeback from cancer surgery ("Emmy Awards," ABC, 9/8)....MICHAEL JORDAN was named one of People Magazine's "Best Dressed" individuals, while teammate DENNIS RODMAN's "gender- bending fashion sense" was cited as one of the "Worst Dressed" (PEOPLE, 9/16 issue)....Crown Publishing Group signed SPIKE LEE to write "The Best Seat in the House," a basketball memoir, for publication next spring (BOSTON GLOBE, 9/7).