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With '14 World Cup Album, Sony, FIFA Look To Reach Pan-Latin American Crowd04 / 24 / 14
The official album for the '14 FIFA World Cup, "One Love, One Rhythm," represents a "strategic effort to target a tantalizing but hard-to-define demographic: the pan-Latin American consumer," according to Reed Johnson of the WALL STREET JOURNAL. The first single off the album -- "We Are One (Ole Ol...
ALLAN BROCE, Dir/Advertising & Program Marketing for ESPN, has left the network and is said to be taking the post of Senior VP of Marketing at MTV. An MTV rep "declined to confirm" that Broce has acce
Inside Sports named STUART CRYSTAL to the newly created position of VP/Sales & Strategic Business Development. Crystal had been at Starter Sportswear where he was Dir of Marketing & GM (Inside Sports)
GREG NORMAN was profiled last night on CBS'' "60 Minutes" by Steve Kroft. Kroft: "He is movie star handsome, outspoken to a fault and rich beyond his wildest dreams, and in case you didn''t know it, G
German magazine Der Spiegal reported that STEFFI GRAF paid $775,000 to German tax authorities and charity in the deal that ended an investigation into her taxes. The magazine quoted tax officials as b
NFL Panthers Owner Jerry Richardson named sons MARK RICHARDSON team President and JON RICHARDSON President of Carolinas Stadium Corp. Mark previously had been Dir of Business Ops, while Jon had been D
A Wall Street Journal editorial on Secretary of State MADELEINE ALBRIGHT throwing out the first pitch in Baltimore: "Her pitching form appears eerily correct. ... [P]erhaps ESPN will let you do a comm
Bozell Public Relations, N.Y., has promoted the following people: DIANE SCHREIBER, from Group Manager to Director; THOR HARRIS and MELISSA CAMPBELL, from Senior Account Execs to Account Supervisors; K
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Mandalay Entertainment''s presentation of "Double Team," released by Columbia Pictures, opens nationwide today. The film stars JEAN-CLAUDE VAN DAMME and marks DENNIS RODMAN''s film debut. Rodman plays
U.S. Secretary of State MADELEINE ALBRIGHT threw out the first pitch at Opening Day at Camden Yards before the Royals- Orioles game. Albright, who bounced her throw short of catcher Chris Hoiles: "I t
PETER BARTON has resigned as President & CEO of Liberty Media Corp. to form a new entertainment programming company. ROBERT BENNETTE, Exec VP and CFO of Liberty, will succeed Barton (L.A. TIMES, 4/3).