Marciani Out As MLB VP/National Sales Hammon Headlines espnW's "Impact 25" "TNF" Ratings Down For Titans-Jags Weekend Plans: Eagles' Brian Napoli Levine: Yankee Stadium Can House MLS, MLB AHL OKC Barons To Cease Operations Names In The News Executive Transactions Big Execs Reminisce On Sports Media Executive Transactions
Published September 17, 1997
JOHN GIANNONE has joined CNN/SI as a reporter in the network's Chicago bureau. Giannone most recently worked at the N.Y. Daily News, where he served as the Yankees beat reporter for two years, covered the Mets and worked as a features reporter (CNN/SI)....The AHL named BRENT MAURER Manager of Communications & Media Relations. He had served as the ECHL Columbus Chill's Dir of Corporate Sales and had been its Dir of PR for six years (AHL)....The Marment Group (TMG) promoted TRACY SCHOENADEL to VP. Schoenadel had been Dir of Research. TMG also named CHRIS PASSARELL Asst. VP and JOE DOYLE Research Dir. Passarell previously served as Manager of Strategic Planning and Research at the NFL, and Doyle was formerly Asst. Dir at ESPN Chilton Sports Poll (The Marment Group)....USA Baseball named JEFFREY ODENWALD Dir/Marketing & Business Affairs (USA Baseball).... The Greater New Orleans Sports Foundation (GNOSF) named JAY CICERO its Exec Dir. Cicero had been the Interim Exec Dir for the past four months (GNOSF)....Hershey Entertainment and Resort Co. (HERCO) named SCOTT MULLEN GM of Hersheypark Arena/Stadium and Star Pavilion in Hershey, PA (HERCO).