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
NAMES IN THE NEWS
Published May 21, 1998
In N.Y., Paul Tharp previews CARL HIAASEN's "scathing" new book on WALT DISNEY CO., "Team Rodent: How Disney Devours The World" (N.Y. POST, 5/21)....Due to his shoulder injury, GREG NORMAN is unable to drive the pace car during this weekend's Indy 500. He will be replaced by '63 Indy winner PARNELLI JONES (DALLAS MORNING NEWS, 5/21)....The AP reports that Amway co-Founders, the DEVOS and VAN ANDEL families, have "contributed" nearly $95M to charities since '95, for a total of $150M this decade. Many of the donations are to Christian causes. RICHARD DEVOS is RDV Sports Chair (AP/DET. NEWS, 5/21)....GEORGE WILL was named to the Board of Dir of the NEGRO LEAGUES BASEBALL MUSEUM (K.C. STAR, 5/21)....TARA LIPINSKI was in Washington, DC, pushing anti-tobacco legislation (HOUSTON CHRONICLE, 5/21).