SBD/September 21, 2012/People and Pop Culture
Published September 21, 2012
EXECS: The Chevrolet Detroit Belle Isle Grand Prix named Izod IndyCar Series operational expert CHARLES BURNS GM. Burns will oversee day-to-day operations of the race, which will be held on May 31-June 2 (DETROIT FREE PRESS, 9/21)….Texas A&M-Kingsville announced that AD BRIAN DEANGELIS has resigned “after just 80 days on the job.” DeAngelis’ resignation "was effective Wednesday and gave no reason” (MYSANANTONIO.com, 9/20)….Grand Slam Sports President & GM DAVE GREENE, whose company bought sports-talk station KFNS-AM two years ago, “is out and has been replaced” by former KMOX-AM Sales Manager KATY PAVELONIS. She has "been at the station for several months and already had assumed some of Greene’s day-to-day duties.” GSS owns both KFNS and sports-talks station KXFN-AM (ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH, 9/21)….The Double-A Texas League Springfield Cardinals have named Double-A Texas League Frisco RoughRiders Group Sales Coordinator NIKI LODHOLZ Community Relations/Account Exec (THE DAILY)….The Aspire Group for its Georgia Tech athletics property has named Tuscaloosa Tourism and Sports Commission intern VIKKI CHAVIS Sales Consultant (THE DAILY).
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