Published January 6, 1998
MARTY GILBERT was named COO of IL-based sports information company STATS Inc. (CHICAGO TRIBUNE, 1/6). ...ESPN named MIKE WADE Manager/Corporate Communications. Wade had been a Senior Account Exec with Cohn & Wolfe since '96. He will be based in N.Y. (ESPN)....Oakley promoted JON KRAUSE to VP/Operations, a newly created position. Krause had been Oakley's Dir of Information Technology (Oakley). ....ScheerSports, Inc., named JAMES MARTIN and LARA BETH JOHNSON Account Execs. They will be responsible for selling ECHL Greenville Grrrowl season tickets (ScheerSports).