MLB Fires Back Against MASN In Court Battle Weekend Plans Royals Owner Shares Offseason Insights Bama Again Draws CBS' Top CFB Audience Executive Transactions Minneapolis Area Official Chooses Side In MLS Bid MLB Approves Five-Year Manfred Deal Names In The News Executive Transactions Yanks Expect Good Ticket Sales, Exceed Luxury Tax
Published March 3, 1997
MLB has hired former MLB Cardinals VP and "long-time" Anheuser-Busch Exec MARK GORRIS as VP/Team Services. Gorris will be responsible for selling MLB's centralized marketing programs to its clubs (Terry Lefton, BRANDWEEK, 3/3)....CBS Sports has named TONY PETITTI Senior VP/Business Affairs & Programming (CBS)....DelWilber + Associates promoted KIM DONOVAN to Senior Dir of Operations for DWA USA; SUSAN STUDE to Senior Project Dir of DWA USA; JILL STEPHENS to Senior Dir of Marketing for Ice Capades; and BRAD WHITING to Manager of Corporate Services for Ice Capades. Also, RICK LEVINE joined DWA as Senior VP/Marketing & Business Affairs. Levine was formerly GM/COO for the MLS Rapids (DWA).