SBD/Issue 121/Sports Industrialists
Published March 13, 2008
The West Coast Conference named JAMIE ZANINOVICH Commissioner, replacing MICHAEL GILLERAN who will leave effective May 31st after 24 years in the position. Most recently, Zaninovich was Senior Associate AD for External Relations at Princeton Univ. (WCC).
EXECS: PAUL WILSON was promoted to NBC Universal VP/Olympics Sales and JEFF CLACHKO to NBC Universal Dir of Olympics Sales. Previously, Wilson was Dir of Sports Sales managing the New York account execs, and Clachko was an Account Exec for NBC Sports sales (NBC)....Running USA named SUSAN WEEKS CEO, replacing BASIL HONIKMAN, who earlier announced his retirement after leading the organization for eight years. Since ’04, Weeks has been Assistant Exec Dir of Business Development for USA Field Hockey (Running USA)....The Dolphins and Dolphin Stadium promoted JARETT GRUSHKA to Senior Account Manager of Premium Seating (THE DAILY)....Gotham Baseball Magazine named ART SHAMSKY and MARTY APPEL Senior Editors. Both will make their debut with the spring ’08 issue on April 15th (Gotham Baseball).
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