AXS Sports Facilities & Franchises and Ticketing Symposium Turner Sports Promotes Tina Shah To Senior VP Isles' Ledecky Touts Progress At Barclays Center NASCAR's Betty Jane France Passes Away Most Influential List In Oregon Light On Women Inflexible Scheduling Hurts Marquee MLS Matchups Calipari Raises $300,000 For Louisiana Flood Relief Executive Transactions Names In The News Ilitch's Gift To Wayne State Includes Stipulations
Published April 15, 1997
USA Hockey named Islanders GM MIKE MILBURY as GM of the '97 U.S. National Team (USA Hockey)....The NCAA named ELSA KIRCHER COLE as General Counsel. Cole will be responsible for management of all legal issues and the coordination of all litigation involving the organization (NCAA)....The William Morris Agency named ARNOLD RIFKIN as its new President of the agency (L.A. TIMES, 4/15)....MLS named JOHN ERTMANN Exec VP/Business Affairs and Chief Legal Officer. Ertmann comes to MLS after eight years at NBC's Sports division where he served as VP/Negotiations since '89 (MLS)....MIKE NEMETZ has joined Fox Sports South as the network's affiliate Sales Account Exec, having previously served in a similar capacity at Atlanta-based Landmark Communications' The Travel Channel (Fox).