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Boston Mayor Bringing On Financial Fact-Checker For '24 Olympics Bidding ProcessPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 04 / 17 / 15
Boston Mayor Martin Walsh is bringing on former Goldman Sachs analyst Sara Myerson as the city’s "financial 'fact-checker' of Boston 2024’s books and to make sure taxpayer money isn’t used in the group’s plan to host" the '24 Games, according to Matt Stout of the BOSTON HERA...
The Olympics will bring expanded coverage from two "media giants," Sports Illustrated and USA Today, which will create new publications especially for the Games. Emerson & Wisniewski of the ATLANTA CO
ESPN''s "Cover Story" focused on the $30B a year equine industry and how it could be "devastated" because international horses entering the U.S. for the Olympic Games might bring with them a parasitic
Yesterday in Washington, the Postal Service unveiled a series of Olympic-themed stamps under a previous agreement with Olympic officials. But in Atlanta, USOC Deputy Secretary General John Krimsky cal
THE DAILY continues its look at USOC licensees: TAG EXPRESS (Duluth, GA): Automotive tags and other accessories; UNIVERSE PUBLISHING (New York, NY): ''96 Wall calendar; VISIBLE INK (Detroit, MI): U.S.
Treasury Secretary Robert Rubin said Wednesday that in the wake of the arrest of two militiamen in GA, the Clinton Administration needs a "fully developed policy" on whether to make public any terrori
NBC has sold most of its ad time for the network''s 170-hour broadcast of the Games, according to Bruce Horovitz of USA TODAY. Demand for ad time "is so tight that the network has twice boosted its Ol
TAG EXPRESS (Duluth, GA): Automotive and other accessories; TERRY MANUFACTURING (Roanoke, AL): Adult and youth apparel; THE GAME (Columbus, GA): Adult and youth headwear; TOPLINE PRODUCTIONS INC. (Sea
Coca-Cola will air "up to 70" different commercials "just once in prime time" during the Games on NBC, according to AD AGE. Sources say Coca-Cola Senior VP/Chief Marketing Officer Sergio Zyman wants t
Atlanta officials are looking to close a loophole that allow buildings to become "huge advertising signs" during the Games, according to the ATLANTA CONSTITUTION. A federal judge last year barred the
To measure the effectiveness of its $100M Olympic advertising campaign, GM will launch a tracking effort called Marketing Initiative Tracking Service to determine if sales increase before and after th