NFL Hires Cynthia Hogan As DC Lobbyist Executive Transactions Names In The News Knicks' James Dolan Puts Knicks On Backburner Former Knicks Exec Warns Ousted Mets VP Executive Transactions Names In The News They Say It's Our Birthday! The Daily Turns 20! Weekend Plans With T-Mobile's Mike Belcher Executive Transactions
Upcoming Conferences and Events
SBD/January 8, 2013/People and Pop Culture
Published January 8, 2013
CREATING CONTENT: Hollywood production company BermanBraun named NFL Digital Media GM JEFF BERMAN President (HOLLYWOODREPORTER.com, 1/7). Berman was in charge of the NFL's "Web, mobile, social and non-console gaming efforts." He also "worked on several new initiatives, such as its multi-party video chat for Fantasy Football." Several years before that, Berman "was a top exec at social networking site Myspace." Berman: “I had a great job, since there is nothing bigger than the NFL. But LLOYD [BRAUN] and GAIL [BERMAN] have an incredible vision across platforms for entertainment” (ALLTHINGSD.com, 1/7).
SUCCESSOR: Upper Deck named JASON MASHERAH President following the death of co-Founder & Chair RICHARD MCWILLIAM (Upper Deck). McWilliam passed away Saturday at his Rancho Mirage, Calif., home (AP, 1/7).
EXECS: FanVision named TASSO KOKEN CEO. Koken previously served as Best Buy Senior VP/International Merchandising & Global Sourcing, GNC Exec VP/Global Merchandising and The Wiz Exec VP/Marketing, Merchandising & Operations (FanVision)….Tupelo-Honey Raycom named JENNIFER GREECHAN Exec Producer of all live sports programming (Raycom)….MARK EVERSON retired as the N.Y. Post’s hockey beat writer (N.Y. POST, 1/6)….The Rays promoted pro scout CARLOS RODRIGUEZ to Latin America Scouting Dir and hired BOBBY HECK as special-assignment scout, CHUCK RICCI as national crosschecker and MIKE BROWN and KEVIN IBACH as pro scouts (MLB.com, 1/7)….Jacksonville Univ. named Bradley Univ. Assistant AD/External Operations ROB BOGARDUS Associate AD/External Operations (Jacksonville)….Texas A&M-Commerce named RYAN IVEY AD. Ivey had been part of the McNeese State athletic department since ’07 (Texas A&M-Commerce).
Do you have an executive announcement? If so, please send to email@example.com.