Taking Entries For '17 Sports Business Awards Authority Member Blasts Penguins Civic Arena Efforts Bucks' Edens Buying Into E-Sports NHL's Oly Participation, CBA Still Linked? Justin Verlander Purchase $5.25 Beverly Hills Home Weekend Plans With NFL Giants VP Don Sperling Executive Transactions Names In The News Canucks Set To Debut Bar At Rogers Arena NHL, Apple In Late Stages Of Partnership Talks
Published August 19, 1998
The NHL named CLAUDE LOISELLE Manager of Hockey Operations (NHL). Loiselle replaces DAVID NONIS, who resigned to become the Canucks' Senior VP/Hockey Operations (BLOOMBERG NEWS, 8/19)....Wieden & Kennedy, OR, named NORMAN SHAFFER Group Media Dir for the Nike account, a new post. He was Exec VP & Dir of Media Services at Jordan McGrath Case & Taylor, NY (WALL STREET JOURNAL, 8/19)....Turner Sports promoted TOM HUGHES to Dir of PR (CABLE WORLD, 8/17) ...Tennis Canada Media Dir LORETTO VELLA "has been let go in a downsizing move"....PATRYCIA AZZARA was promoted from U.S. Open Assistant Ticket Manager to Ticket Manger....Reebok promoted DOUG CAHN to VP/Human Rights Programs, from Dir of Human Rights Initiatives (TENNIS WEEK, 8/20 issue).