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Disney Extends Bob Iger's Contract By One Year As Search For Successor ContinuesPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 03 / 24 / 17
Disney Chair & CEO BOB IGER has "extended his contract by one year, underscoring the challenges" the company’s BOD has faced in "finding a successor," according to Daniel Miller of the L.A. TIMES. Iger, 66, previously was "expected to leave the company" in June '18. His new deal ends Jul...
STEVEN BINDER was named Senior VP & Publisher of Golf Digest, succeeding TOM BROWN. Binder was previously Senior VP/Corporate Sales of Conde Nast Publications. Also, The Golf Digest Companies'' Senior
SFX announced the immediate consolidation of three of its marketing services CMI, SFX/Cotter Group and SFX Corporate Consulting under lifestyle event marketing agency CMI. CMI will be le
Tomorrow at the Marriott Marquis in N.Y., WISE will present its Women of the Year awards to ESPN Senior VP/Marketing LEE ANN DALY, MLB VP/Marketing KATHLEEN FRANCIS and IMG Senior Corporate VP STEPHAN
JIMMY BRAGAN, President of the Southern League from ''81-94, died at his home in AL Saturday after a long battle with cancer (FLORIDA TIMES-UNION, 6/4)....WERNER FRICKER passed away last week after a
In Houston, Richard Justice wrote Astros Owner DRAYTON MCLANE JR. and Rangers Owner TOM HICKS "travel in such different circles that they barely know one another. ... About the only thing they have in
BRANDWEEK''s Hilary Cassidy reports NBA Senior VP/Marketing Partnerships KEN DERRETT is "leaving at the end of June to return to his native Canada." JONATHAN PRESS is being promoted from Senior Dir of
Former White Sox Assistant GM DAN EVANS was named Senior Adviser to Dodgers interim GM DAVE WALLACE (CHICAGO SUN-TIMES, 6/1). In L.A., Brian Dohn writes that to avoid a "distraction," the Dodgers have
NOTICE: Last Friday, The Sports Business Daily produced a special issue dedicated to auto racing, which was distributed at Street & Smith''s Motorsports Marketing Forum in Charlotte. If you would like
MOTOR CITY MOVEMENT: In Detroit, Curt Sylvester reported the Lions "fired" Dir of Media Relations STEVE REAVEN, who said that he was told his position is "being eliminated" (DETROIT FREE PRESS, 5/30).
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