George Revealed As Chair Of BOD At IMS, Hulman & Co. Could Rhoden Land At ESPN After Leaving NYT? Ross Begins Business Symposium For 'Phins How The ACC Network Came To Be Executive Transactions Stephen A. Smith Talks "First Take" Plans Names In The News Swofford, ACC Adamant TV Net Will Help Conference Joe Mauer Buys Minneapolis Lake House For $6.2M Weekend Plans With MiLB's Pat O'Conner
Published October 7, 1997
The Univ. of OR's Warsaw Sports Marketing Center (WSMC) named four new board members: NBC Sports Senior VP/Programming JONATHAN MILLER, U.S. Soccer Exec Dir HANK STEINBRECHER, ABC Sports Dir of Marketing TERI WAGNER and JEFFREY POLLACK, President & Publisher of THE DAILY (WSMC). OTHER NEWS: ESPN named STEVEN PLANAMENTA as Manager of Corporate Communications. He comes from CT-based PR firm The Blackbird Group (ESPN)....DAN WARTELLE was hired by the ABL Reign as Media Relations Assistant for the next six months (Reign)....BOB STELLICK "will leave his post" as Maple Leafs Dir of Business Ops & Communications today. Stellick will join the London office of PR firm Shandwick Inc. as Canadian VP (TORONTO SUN, 10/7).....Oakley Inc. appointed WILLIAM SCHMIDT, VP/Worldwide Sports Marketing for Gatorade, to its Board of Dir (Oakley).