SBD/August 7, 2014/People and Pop Culture
Published August 7, 2014
EXECS: Portland-based apparel brand Respect Your Universe named investor MARCELLO LEONE CEO, replacing CRAIG BROD, who assumed the position in May '13 (Portland OREGONIAN, 8/7)....Duke AD KEVIN WHITE has agreed to a contract extension through June 30, 2021. White in May was named SportsBusiness Journal's AD of the Year (THE DAILY)....The Big East named NCAA National Coordinator of Women's Basketball Officiating & Secretary-Rules Editor DEBBIE WILLIAMSON Supervisor of Officials for Women's Basketball (Big East)....The Univ. of Akron named Temple Univ. Associate AD/Communications CATHY BONGIOVI Assistant AD/Communications (Akron)....The Australian Olympic Committee named attorney FIONA DE JONG Secretary General, the "first woman to take charge" of the AOC's administrative and financial roles (AP, 8/6).
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