Nike's Phil Knight Stepping Down In '16 SBD Readers Heading To Dead Shows Minding My Business: Orlando City's Chelsey Clifton Executive Transactions Names In The News Coming This Fall: Game Changers Hurricanes' Karmanos Elected To Hockey HOF Executive Transactions Names In The News PBR COO Sean Gleason Promoted To CEO
Published January 22, 1998
JEFFREY BELSKUS has been named COO of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway (IMS). Belskus had been IMS Exec VP/Administration and Operations (IMS). In Indianapolis, Bill Koenig reports that Belskus is now responsible "for most of the major departments at the Speedway," and that one priority "is to boost corporate support of the IRL" (INDIANAPOLIS STAR-NEWS, 1/22)....G. CLIFTON PENNELL was named President of R.J. Reynolds' Sports Marketing Enterprises. Pennell has been with RJR since '79 and has been a Brand Marketing Senior VP since '85. He fills the position of the late T. WAYNE ROBERTSON (STAR-NEWS, 1/21).