MetLife Ending Use Of Blimps At Sporting Events PGA Tour Implements New Scheduling Rule Kroenke Uses U.S. Bank Stadium As Inspiration Monumental Getting Stake In CSN Mid-Atlantic Safeway Open Suffers From Woods' Withdrawal NBC's NHL Ad Sales Pacing Ahead Of Last Season PGA Tour Eyes Possible Schedule Changes Expert: Rams Could Cash In With Naming Rights Finchem Says Tour Will Stay In NC NBC Going Split-Screen For Ryder Cup
SBD/13/Sponsorships Advertising Marketing
Published August 13, 1998
LINKS: A 16-page supplement around the '98 PGA Championship, which begins today at the Sahalee Country Club in Redmond, WA, ran in the WALL STREET JOURNAL. Advertisers include Chrysler, Adams Tight Lies, Bushnell, Danka and the USPS (THE DAILY)....John Daly has "decided to officially make the switch" from Callaway's titanium Big Bertha to its new Big Bertha Steelhead driver, right before the new club "hits the market" in October. Daly will play with the club this week (Randall Mell, SUN-SENTINEL, 8/13). NOTES: Broncos WR Ed McCaffrey, on his new line of Ed McCaffrey's Rocky Mountain Mustards: "I didn't help make the recipe, but I did sample a bunch of different products and chose the ones I like. I know my mom can't believe I'm up on the same shelf with Paul Newman" (ROCKY MOUNTAIN NEWS, 8/13)....FL-based Entry Media has contracted with the Rams to add their Turnstile AdSleeve Armcovers at the Trans World Dome. The sponsor will be the St. Louis Post-Dispatch (Entry Media)....ANC Sports will provide signage for USA Swimming's corporate sponsors at the USA Swimming National Championships, August 11-15, in Clovis, CA. The event will be delayed-broadcast by NBC Sports. In other news, ANC Sports has launched its Web site at www.ancsports.com (ANC).