MLS Moving Towards Younger Int'l Stars Tanenbaum Thrilled To Have TFC In MLS Cup Minn. Gov. Weighs In On U.S. Bank Stadium Dispute USL Rowdies Owner Campaigns To Join MLS MLS Cup Sells Out In Three Minutes TFC Becoming MLS' Premier Franchise? Toronto FC Look For Financial Stability MLS Commissioner Garber Visits FC Cincinnati Orlando City SC Submits Plan For Stadium Signage St. Louis Groups Joining Forces On MLS?
SBD/9/Sponsorships Advertising Marketing
Published January 9, 1997
The Arnell Group in New York has acquired majority ownership in Pittsford, NY-based Paul Sports, Events and Entertainment Marketing. Paul plans to move its office to New York this year (N.Y. TIMES, 1/9)....Speedway Motorsports, the company that owns and operates the Charlotte & Atlanta Motor Speedway, was up 21 5/8 as Wheat First Securities Brokerage made positive comments and repeated a buy recommendation ("Nightly Business Report," 1/8)....MLS expects a "significant growth" in merchandising presence in '97. Fans in '96 "frequently" were unable to buy MLS material, except at soccer specialty stores or the stadiums in MLS cities (USA TODAY, 1/9).