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Root Sports Southwest Brings On Former Penguins Exec David PeartPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 02 / 26 / 15
Root Sports Southwest named former Penguins Senior VP/Sales & Service David Peart GM, where he will oversee day-to-day management of the Houston-based RSN. He starts March 2 and will report to DirecTV Sports Networks President Patrick Crumb . The RSN holds the rights to the Astros and Rocket...
Bills QB Doug Flutie has been named spokesperson for Choice Hotels'' Quality Inn branch. Flutie will appear in print ads over the next year. MA-based Woolf Associates Senior Dir of Athlete Marketing K
The following lists final ratings for the ''99-2000 college bowl games, compared to ''98-99 (THE DAILY). ''99-2000 ''99-2000 ''98-99 ''98-99 BOWL DATE RATING NET DATE RATING NET % +/- SUGAR^^ 1/4 17.5
The "latest effort" by the CO tourism industry "to entice former skiers and snowboarders back to the slopes" includes a "media blitz" in Minneapolis and Kansas City -- both "strong skiing markets for"
Fox Sports Net (FSN) announced that its RSNs are scheduled to debut half-hour regional sports news programs at 11:00pm local time in June 2000. Once the shows are launched, FSN will air its "Fox Sport
NFL Commissioner Paul Tagliabue and ABC Group Chair Robert Iger rang the closing bell on the NYSE floor yesterday and then spoke to CNN''s Jan Hopkins on "Street Sweep." Tagliabue: "We''re here to kic
In N.Y., Gary Myers reports that Jets bidder Robert Wood Johnson IV met with NFL security officials yesterday at the league''s offices. But sources "downplayed [the meeting] as a routine -- and short
The WNBA announced yesterday, "after an extensive trademark search," that the nickname of Seattle''s expansion franchise will be the Storm, according to Meredith Bagley of the SEATTLE POST-INTELLIGENC
Toronto-based iCraveTV.com said it will broadcast the Super Bowl, despite the NFL threatening to "sue over earlier transmissions" of league games, according to Westhead & Pasternak of BLOOMBERG NEWS.
Conseco has signed on as a primary sponsor of Team Menard for the 2000 IRL season. Conseco has been a partner of the team since ''95. Conseco Exec VP/Marketing & Strategic Planning Stewart Stockdale s
The following lists final national Nielsen ratings for the ''99-2000 NFL season on ABC, CBS, ESPN and Fox, compared to the nets'' final ''98-99 NFL ratings (THE DAILY): ''99-2000 ''98-99 NET RAT/SHR (
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