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"We won the championship. We're drinking champagne, but we have 14 guys grinding it out at a ballpark trying to watch it on their cell phones. They are the ones missing birthdays and their son's first Little League game" – Nationals President of Baseball Operations & GM Mike Rizzo , ...
After meeting with top IOC officials yesterday, ACOG President Billy Payne "reported no progress" on the conflict over the city government''s Olympic marketing effort. Payne promised, however, to addr
IOC Chair Richard Pound has given ACOG President Billy Payne "less than a week to force city officials to back off a plan" to sell signs and vending licenses to rivals of Olympic sponsors, according t
NBC''s bid for the 2000 and 2002 Olympics "looks astronomical," but can "easily be a financial winner," according to Chuck Ross of INSIDE MEDIA. Sources say NBC "could bring in about" $750M for the ''
The city of Atlanta''s plan to market the city for the Olympics "drew sharp criticism" yesterday from a key ACOG sponsor and an "influential" IOC member, according to the ATLANTA CONSTITUTION. IOC exe
The "overwhelming majority" of those who participated in random selection for tickets to the Atlanta Games have been awarded tickets, according to ACOG. Nearly 87% can expect to have some tickets conf
MobileCom, the official paging service provider to the ''96 Games, has introduced the MobileCom Olympic Centennial pager -- a red, white and blue "Renegade" model imprinted with the Olympic rings (Mob
AT&T announced yesterday plans for an 8,500-seat amphitheater and a "Global Olympic Village" in the Centennial Olympic Park. The village will be a "football field-length, three level structure with a
NC''s "Triangle" area was awarded the rights to host the ''99 World Summer Special Olympic Games. Special Olympics Int''l Chair & CEO Sargent Shriver said three review panels of his organization were
International Paper has been named the Official Paper and Forest Products sponsor for the ''96 Olympic Games in Atlanta. International Paper President & CEO John Georges declined to put a specific dol
Atlanta Mayor Bill Campbell stated yesterday that PepsiCo won''t be able to display outdoor advertising at GeoNova, a 15- story education and entertainment domed complex housing theaters and a museum