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Beijing Outlasts Strong Almaty Presentation, Wins Hosting Rights For '22 GamesPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 07 / 31 / 15
Beijing on Friday was named the host of the '22 Games, setting up the Chinese capital to "become the first city in history to stage both the Summer and Winter Games," according to Sam Borden of the N.Y. TIMES. Members of the IOC "voted in favor of Beijing over its lone competitor, Almaty, Kazakhstan...
Following the SLOC''s first meeting with IOC execs yesterday, IOC Coordinating Commission Chair Marc Hodler noted, "This is the finest beginning [to Olympics prep] thanks to the quality of the work th
With just two months remaining before the start of the Summer Games, IOC officials gave ACOG "high marks" in their final pre-Games "report card," according to the WALL STREET JOURNAL. IOC VP Richard P
ACOG has hired NY-based Competitive Media Reporting to track Olympic-themed TV, radio and print ads with the goal of protecting sponsors from ambush marketers, according to the ATLANTA CONSTITUTION. I
The Olympic stadium got a good "workout" from fans and organizers Saturday who, for the most part, praised the way it "felt and operated" during the Atlanta Grand Prix track meet, according to the ATL
Salt Lake Olympic organizers are ready to start signing sponsors for the 2002 Games, but no deals can be made final until the USOC and the SLOC agree on how to split the proceeds, according to the SAL
Price Waterhouse officials warned "there still is some risk" that ACOG will not break even in staging the $1.7B Olympics, reports Michelle Hiskey of the ATLANTA CONSTITUTION. Robbie Pound of Price Wat
General Motors has given a majority of its $50M in NBC Olympic media to its Saturn unit as a platform on which to unveil its ''97 models and take national its pitch of "friendly, folksy" dealers as us
Coca-Cola announced that starting Monday, consumers will be able to win prizes in the "Coca-Cola Red Hot Summer" promotion from bottle caps and can packages. Prizes include: 100 Coca- Cola Classic ven
Developer Taz Anderson will soon put up a 12-story Centennial Tower, "topped by an Olympic-style torch and a 12-foot flickering electric flame," according to Ben Brown in USA TODAY. The tower, built a
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