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SBD/December 31, 2012/Franchises
Black Monday: Browns, As Expected, Clean House By Firing Pat Shurmur, Tom Heckert
Published December 31, 2012
FRONT OFFICE MAKEOVER: In Akron, Ridenour & Ulrich report the Browns hired Padres Senior VP/Business Operations Brent Stehlik as Exec VP & Chief Revenue Officer. Stehlik, a Cleveland native, "oversaw all aspects of revenue generation and marketing" for the Padres. He and new Browns President Alec Scheiner worked together with the Cowboys -- Stehlik was Dir of Business Development before joining the Padres in '10, while Scheiner was Senior VP & General Counsel before joining the Browns earlier this month (AKRON BEACON JOURNAL, 12/31).