Marvin Miller Again Falls Short of HOF Vote USA Hockey Extends Ogrean's Contract Espinoza Excelling As Head Of Showtime Sports Executive Transactions Names In The News Anniversary: Noteworthy Nike Ads Executive Transactions Names In The News Sports World Pays Tribute To Mandela LeBron James Favoring Old Nikes
Published November 3, 2000
The XFL N.Y./NJ Hitmen named the following to their front office: former Nike exec PAUL MILES as VP/Administration; former Interbrand exec JASON DANAHY as Dir of Marketing; former AFL Red Dogs VP/Communications JON SCHWARTZ as Dir of PR; former MSG Manager of Sales & Services KEITH LEVIN as Dir of Sales; former Devils Staff Accountant GINA DURANTE as Finance Manager; former NJ Sports & Exposition Authority exec JAY JOHNSON as Operations Manager; and former Ticketmaster Senior Client Rep SCOTT STENBACK as Box Office Manager (Hitmen). OTHER MOVES: N.Y.-based NMG named ARMAND MILANESI as Dir of Sales and MICHAEL GALANTE as a Sales Account Exec. Milanesi most recently served as Corporate Marketing Manager for the Nets (THE DAILY)....The WPHL named JEFF GODA as Dir of Ticket Sales. Goda spent the last three years as Account Sales Manager for the Sharks (WPHL)....The Carolina League Class A Myrtle Beach Pelicans named ROBERT STOCKHAUSEN as Corporate Sales Exec, replacing LEANN ROTHROCK. Former Corporate Sales Exec KELLY SUFKA was named Dir of Client Relations. Dir of Stadium Operations DREW STUART is leaving the team to hold the same position with the Int'l League Class AAA Tides (Pelicans)....Richmond Int'l Raceway named ROGER CURTIS as Senior Dir of Marketing & Sales. For the past four years, Curtis was GM of Marketing & Sales at Watkins Glen Int'l Raceway (Richmond Int'l Raceway).