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Root Sports Southwest Brings On Former Penguins Exec David PeartPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 02 / 26 / 15
Root Sports Southwest named former Penguins Senior VP/Sales & Service David Peart GM, where he will oversee day-to-day management of the Houston-based RSN. He starts March 2 and will report to DirecTV Sports Networks President Patrick Crumb . The RSN holds the rights to the Astros and Rocket...
The North Face announced the appointment of JAMES REILLY as its COO. Reilly most recently served as COO of adidas America. Previous positions include President of Taylor Made Golf and GM of Nike Franc
Academy Awards host BILLY CRYSTAL, greeting Best Actor winner and Lakers fan JACK NICHOLSON during the opening of the 70th Academy Awards: "I''m a Clippers fan. We don''t get to the same games" (ABC,
Former InterZine Productions Dir of Business Development IRA WILLIAMS has been named Dir of Business Development for SportsLine USA (THE DAILY)....MLS named J. RICHARD LAW VP/Consumer Products. Law sp
FAME''S DAVID FALK is interviewed in the WASHINGTON POST and discusses a number of subjects, saying that in the last four months MICHAEL JORDAN has turned down $300M worth of new deals. Falk: "Basketb
In Detroit, Jo-Ann Barnas writes that "Edge of Glory," a new book by CHRISTINE BRENNAN that takes a behind-the- scenes look at figure skaters in the year leading up to the ''98 Winter Games, "reveals
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CASEY MARTIN was profiled on NBC''s "Dateline," and Stone Phillips said Martin "knows the world is watching, and not just the golf world. As he chases his dream .... he''s come to understand that he''
ABL Rage GM CATHY ANDRUZZI will be leaving the team to pursue other opportunities (ABL)....N.Y.-based WorldLink East, a direct response TV sales company, named SUE ABRUZZESE-THORMAN Dir of Business De
RICK HORROW, Facility Development & Strategic Planning Consultant to NFL Commissioner PAUL TAGLIABUE is featured in USA TODAY''s "Sports People" under the header, "Horrow: NFL''s Stadium King" (USA TO
Cola-Cola confirmed that its Chief Marketing Officer SERGIO ZYMAN will resign and that CHARLES FRENETTE will succeed him in the position effective May 1 (ATLANTA CONSTITUTION, 3/20)....The USTA hired
GREG NORMAN is profiled by Joe Bargmann in ESQUIRE under the header "Sixteen True Tales About Greg Norman." Norman, on TIGER WOODS'' impact on golf: "I was probably very similar to him in a lot of way