USOC Denies Boston Has Weakest '24 Bid USOC Decides To Bid For '24 Games S.F. Optimistic '24 Bid Will Be Different Meeting Could Narrow '24 Games City Options IOC Passes Sweeping Reform IOC Approves Changes To Bid Process Boston '24 Group Reportedly Eyes Stadium Site U.S. Bids For '24 Games All Under $5B Details Begin Emerging On DC 2024's Bid Plans S.F. Begins Effort To Land '24 Games
College Bowl Season Set To Begin, Including New Game In MontgomeryPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 12 / 19 / 14
The ’14-15 college bowl season kicks off tomorrow with five games. Financial documents filed this summer by New Orleans Bowl Inc. indicated that last year's R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl generated $3.77M in revenue, with 58% of that via ticket sales. Last year's game drew its third straigh...
The Resort Sports Network (RSN) and The Atlanta Channel (TAC) have joined to furnish Olympics-related programming to hotels throughout Atlanta and RSN''s Web site. The venture aims to provide "an insi
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