Mayor: Boston Games Overruns Not On Taxpayers USOC Praises Boston 2024's Progress Officials Withhold Judgement On Boston Bid 2.0 New Boston Bid Boston 2024 Can't Find Home For Velodrome Sources: USOC Encouraged By Boston '24 Tweaks USOC Polling Boston Residents On '24 Olympics USOC Tries To Woo Potential Rio Games Sponsors Poor Poll Numbers Should Not Hurt Boston '24 Boston '24 Moves Beach Volleyball Out Of City
Boston Mayor Will Not Sign '24 Olympic Contract If Cost Overruns Fall On TaxpayersPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 07 / 06 / 15
Boston Mayor Martin Walsh -- fresh off a USOC meeting -- on Friday said that he "won’t sign a bid to host the 2024 Summer Games if a contractually obligated 'guarantee' to cover cost overruns would fall" on taxpayers, according to Stout & Boss of the BOSTON HERALD. Walsh said of his conver...
ACOG announced yesterday Merrill Lynch & Co. will become an official sponsor of the ''96 Games and the ''96 U.S. Olympic Team in the broker/dealer securities, investment advisory services and investme
In bidding for the ''98 Games, the city of Nagano promised to "bear the transportation, meals and lodging expenses of all the delegations." Japanese officials now say soaring costs prohibit them from
Pontiac execs are "considering" an Olympic soccer tie-in for an estimated $2M dealer-marketing effort behind the ''97 Grand Prix in five southeastern cities, according to BRANDWEEK. Separate from GM''
A steel beam supporting the temporary roof over part of the Georgia Tech Aquatic Center collapsed Monday shortly after it was installed. Olympic officials are investigating the incident and say the co
THE DAILY continues its look at ACOP retail licensees: CARLTON BOOKS (London): Hardcover and softcover books. CHAMPION (Winston-Salem, NC): Adult, youth and toddler knitwear including all types of T-s
ACOG officials responded angrily to a lawsuit filed by Olympic Stadium designers Wednesday, according to this morning''s ATLANTA CONSTITUTION. ACOG alleges the suit, which seeks $4M in unpaid overtime
A survey by Georgia State Univ. shows, while 300,000 Atlanta residents are willing to rent their homes, only about 10,000 will find takers (ATLANTA CONSTITUTION, 3/13). ....Seats are still available f
ACOG has called off talks with Conde Nast''s Vanity Fair on a possible affiliation with the magazine after officials from Sports Illustrated objected, according to AD AGE. Keith Kelly reports Vanity F
Sony Corp. is running its "Summer Games 5-Minute Phone Card" promo from July through September, according to BRANDWEEK. This "Olympic ambush" will offer a series of phone cards featuring former U.S. O
Olympic stadium designers filed a $4M lawsuit Wednesday against ACOG, claiming they spent 47,600 unpaid overtime hours drawing the "ever-changing" facility, according to the ATLANTA CONSTITUTION. The