Beckham Teaming With Edens On MLS Venue? Red Bulls Partnering With Blue Cross Blue Shield MLS Attendance Up Slightly To Date MLS Wins Sports League Of The Year MMB With SMI's Bryan Hammond Orlando City Seeking Foreign Investors For Stadium FC Cincinnati Attracts Crowds Of 20,000-Plus Pollsters Show Support For MLS Miami Plan L.A. Approves LAFC Stadium Plan Marcus Smith Affirms Desire To Buy NFL Panthers
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).