SBD/5/Sports Industrialists

POWER PLAYERS: TAYLOR LEAVES BLAZERS; NEW BOSS AT NJSEA

          JIM TAYLOR has resigned his position as Dir Corporate &
     Community affairs with the Blazers and accepted a job as    
     Venue Dir for the '99 FIFA Women's World Cup, according to
     Ken Vance of the COLUMBIAN.  Taylor will direct all
     operations, sales, marketing and public relations for the
     three first-round doubleheaders scheduled at Portland's
     Civic Stadium in June '99 (Washington COLUMBIAN, 2/3).
          SEE THE MAN MULCAHY: The appointment of ROBERT MULCAHY
     to AD at Rutgers Univ. "represented a victory" for NJ Gov.
     CHRISTINE TODD WHITMAN, who wanted Mulcahy for the post and
     overcame "resistance" from Univ. President DR. FRANCIS
     LAWRENCE, according to Frank Litsky of the N.Y. TIMES. 
     Mulcahy agreed to a three-year contract paying $185,000 a
     year.  His NJSEA job pays $182,875.  NJSEA Chair RAYMOND
     BATEMAN said that DENNIS ROBINSON, the authority's CFO,
     would become acting president (N.Y. TIMES, 2/5).

Return to top

Related Topics:

People and Pop Culture

Video Powered By - Castfire CMS Powered By - Sitecore

Report a Bug