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SBD/Issue 198/Sports Industrialists
Published July 3, 2008
Coyotes Assistant GM BRAD TRELIVING has added the title of AHL San Antonio Rampage GM. In addition, the team named DAVID VEST VP/News Content, ASHLEY OGLINE Ticket Operations Coordinator and FRANK EFFINGER Head Pro Scout and promoted JULIE ATHERTON to VP/HR, STEVE LYONS to Assistant Dir of Amateur Scouting and DON SCHWARTZ to Manager of Community Relations. The team also extended the contract of Dir of Amateur Scouting KEITH GRETZKY (Coyotes).
FRANCHISES: The Blackhawks have named AHL Norfolk Admirals VP & Assistant GM MARK BERNARD GM of Minor League Affiliations (Blackhawks)....The Tigers have promoted the following: VP/Corporate Sales STEVE HARMS to VP/Corporate Partnerships & Ticket Sales, Dir of Suite Sales & Services SCOT PETT to VP/Suite Sales & Services, Event Operations Manager JILL BARAN to Manager of Events & Guests Services and Sponsorship Services Manager ELI BAYLESS to Dir of Promotions & In-Game Entertainment. The Tigers also hired MALLORY SEIDE as Sponsorship Services Coordinator (Tigers).
EXECS: ESPN.com as hired ED HINTON as a senior writer focusing on motorsports. Hinton most recently was the senior motorsports reporter for the Tribune Co. newspaper chain (ESPN)....The LPGA has named Nike Senior HR Consultant CAROL CORCORAN to the newly created position of Chief Administrative Officer, effective August 4 (LPGA).....Columbia Sportswear named TIM BARTELS VP/Global Footwear Sales and promoted National Sales Manager of Men’s Apparel MITCH FIELDS to VP/Global Apparel Sales. Previously, Bartels was VP/Global Sales for Keen (Columbia)….KemperSports promoted GARY BINDER to Exec VP (KemperSports)…The Indiana Sports Corp. named JULIE ARNOLD Dir of NCAA Special Projects (Indiana Sports Commission).
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