SBD/Issue 169/Sports Industrialists
Published May 25, 2007
The ATP named LINDA CLARK VP/Tournament & Marketing Services for the Americas. Most recently, Clark was Tournament Manager for the PGA Tour’s Presidents Cup (ATP)....The Kansas City Kansas Area Chamber of Commerce named Kansas Speedway President JEFF BOERGER Chair for ’07 (K.C. STAR, 5/23)....Aloha Stadium interim Manager SCOTT CHAN has accepted an offer to become the permanent manager, where he will make $81,463 (HONOLULU ADVERTISER, 5/25)....Haas CNC Racing named MATT BORLAND Dir of Competition (Haas CNC Racing)....ANDREW CAMPAGNONE and TODD HIRSCHFELD are forming a new division of HMS Worldwide that will focus on representation and corporate consulting in motorsports with an emphasis on NASCAR. The division will also attempt to form strategic partnerships with other agencies in the industry (HMS Worldwide)....FieldTurf named former NFLer NEIL O’DONNELL its representative in Tennessee and Kentucky (FieldTurf).
MEDIA: RON PLATZER was named Promotions Dir at WMVP-AM in Chicago. Platzer is the former Dir of Promotion & Broadcast Services at Chicago-based Jeff McClusky & Associates (CHICAGO SUN-TIMES, 5/24)....NESN promoted BRIAN ZECHELLO to Producer of Bruins telecasts and RUSS KENN to Coordinating Producer of Remote Productions, including Red Sox and Bruins games (BOSTON GLOBE, 5/25).
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