SBD/August 11, 2011/People and Pop Culture
Published August 11, 2011
EXECS: The Social+Capital Partnership Managing Partner CHAMATH PALIHAPITIYA has joined the Warriors' ownership group as an Exec Board member (Warriors)....DAN MIGALA earlier this summer left his full-time post as Padres VP/Creative Partnerships. Migala, founder and publisher of the The Migala Report, joined the club following the '09 season. He remains on retainer with the Padres as a consultant, and the new structure will allow more time for his various writing, teaching and consulting interests (Eric Fisher, SportsBusiness Journal)....True North Sports & Entertainment named MITCH BRENNAN Dir of Ticket Administration for the NHL Jets (WINNIPEG FREE PRESS, 8/11)....The Nets named MILTON LEE GM of Minor League Operations, overseeing the NBA D-League Springfield Armor (NJ.com, 8/10)....WHL Vancouver Giants COO STU BALLANTYNE is stepping down from his position, effective tomorrow (Vancouver PROVINCE, 8/11)....The Chargers promoted Pro Scout BRIAN COX to Assistant Dir of College Scouting and named TRICIA CAMPANELLA Coordinator of Football Administration (NCTIMES.com, 8/10)....WWE Studios VP MIKE PAVONE "has called it quits." He had "headed up the film division since 2009" (VARIETY.com, 8/10).
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