Big Execs Reminisce On Sports Media Executive Transactions Rams' Move To L.A. Unlikely For '15 USOC Denies Boston Has Weakest '24 Bid Names In The News 49ers Cut McDonald Following Assault Probe Minding My Business: UFC's Clint Cox Luck Leaving WVU For NCAA Chargers Staying In San Diego Next Year Alexi Lalas Leaves ESPN For Fox Sports
Published June 18, 1998
RICHARD LYNCH, President & CEO of The Sports Authority, has been granted a 90-day leave of absence for "personal reasons." TSA Vice Chair MARTIN HANAKA will assume Lynch's duties (WALL STREET JOURNAL, 6/18)....Former NFL player SOLOMON WILCOTS has joined ESPN as a Bureau Reporter based in Cincinnati (ESPN)....Woolf Associates announced the promotion of ANNE MARIE BOUCHER to Account Supervisor (Woolf)....The USOC promoted ERIC PARTHEN to Manager of its Grants & Planning Division (USOC)....MARK ELLIS was named Sales Development Dir for Sports Illustrated in N.Y. Ellis will also continue in his role as Publishing Dir of SI Presents. SI also named VIC SAUERHOFF as General Manager. He was SI's Financial Dir. ANN DUFFY becomes SI's Financial Dir, and PETER GREER has been promoted to Advertising Revenue Manager. In addition, JENNIFER BLANCHARD has been named International Licensing Manager (SI).