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Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 08 / 29 / 14

SportsBusiness Daily is seeking an entry-level Staff Writer at our Charlotte, N.C., headquarters. Qualified candidates will have excellent knowledge of sports and business issues, with equally strong writing and verbal skills. Must also have a solid work ethic and thrive in a team environment. Stron...

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Tags: Events and Attractions, NBC

09/11/01
Goodwill Games Future Unclear

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Tags: Events and Attractions, Nielsen, Olympics, Sports Events, Time Warner

09/10/01
U.S. Open Wrap Up

Saturday night''s telecast of the Venus Williams-Serena Williams U.S. Open women''s final, from 8:00-10:00pm ET, earned a 6.8/13 preliminary national Nielsen rating on CBS. Last year''s Venus Williams

Tags: ABC, CBS, Events and Attractions, NBC, Nielsen, Tennis, USA Networks, USTA, Viacom

09/06/01
Gravity Games Attendance Up

Attendance for this past weekend''s Emap USA/NBC''s Gravity Games in Providence, RI, totalled 34,400, up 16% from last year''s three-day weekend in July total of 29,700. A crowd of 9,200 attended Satu

Tags: Coca-Cola, Events and Attractions, NBC, Toyota

09/06/01
Kantarian Floats New Tour Idea

USTA CEO Arlen Kantarian is "floating the idea" of creating a late-summer North American tour of combined men''s and women''s tennis tournaments, according to S.L. Price of SPORTS ILLUSTRATED. With th

Tags: ATP, CBS, ESPN, Events and Attractions, Heineken, IMG, Interpublic Group of Cos., Octagon, Sports Illustrated, Tennis, Time Warner, USA Networks, USTA, Viacom, Walt Disney

09/05/01
Goodwill Games' Ratings Lag

TNT''s primetime average Nielsen rating of 0.9 /(760,000 HHs) through the first three days of the Goodwill Games is a "shade below conservative expectations of 1.0 or 1.1," according to Prentis Rogers

Tags: Events and Attractions, Nielsen, Sports Events, TBS/TNT, Time Warner

09/05/01
Women Still The Rage At Open

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Tags: CBS, Events and Attractions, News Corp./Fox, Nike, Reebok, Tennis, USTA, Viacom

08/31/01
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Tags: Events and Attractions, Sports Events, TBS/TNT, Time Warner

08/30/01
Women Hold Court At U.S. Open

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Tags: Basketball, Events and Attractions, Nike, Tennis, Time Warner, USA Networks, WNBA

08/29/01
Turner Ponders Goodwill Future

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Tags: Coca-Cola, Events and Attractions, Sports Events, TBS/TNT, Time Warner

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