Published April 9, 1998
USA Network Founder, Chair & CEO KAY KOPLOVITZ said she was leaving the company. BARRY DILLER, whose HSN Inc. agreed to acquire USA Network last October, is expected to assume direct control (N.Y. TIMES, 4/9)....The '99 FIFA Women's World Cup Organizing Committee named two more Venue Directors, hiring HEATHER QUINN to run DC's Jack Kent Cooke Stadium and RICHARD MUSCHELL to oversee S.F.'s venue operations at both Spartan Stadium and Stanford Stadium. Quinn was a consultant for the Davis Cup. Muschell was the Warriors Dir of Premium Seat Marketing (WWC)....SHARON FANTO was named General Sales Manager at Fox Sports Detroit. Fanto was VP/GSM at Fox KTBC and KVC in Austin, TX (FSD).