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Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 07 / 30 / 15

Fox Networks Group named former StubHub exec DANIELLE MAGED to the newly created position of Exec VP/Global Partnerships. Maged, Global Head of Partnerships & Business Development for the eBay-owned StubHub before stepping down last year, will lead efforts to create new advertising partnership...

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10/29/98
NAMES IN THE NEWS

Bank of America Chair & CEO HUGH MCCOLL will stay on "at least" two years past his scheduled retirement, until June 30, 2002 (CHARLOTTE OBSERVER, 10/29)....No Limits Sports Founder PERCY "MASTER P" MI

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10/28/98
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

The Expos re-signed GM JIM BEATTIE and VP/Baseball Operations BILL STONEMAN to three-year deals. Scout FRED FERREIRA was promoted to VP & Dir of Int''l Operations and signed to a four-year deal (Montr

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10/28/98
SPORTS IS ENTERTAINMENT: ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY'S "POWER 101"

ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY''s 9th annual "Power 101" list of the most powerful people in Hollywood came out this week. OPRAH WINFREY was No. 1. Also on the list were: No. 3) News Corp. Chair & CEO RUPERT MU

Tags: ABC, CBS, ESPN, NBC, News Corp./Fox, Seattle Seahawks, People and Pop Culture, Time Warner, USA Networks, Viacom, Vulcan Ventures, Walt Disney

10/28/98
NAMES IN THE NEWS

Bulls F DENNIS RODMAN has sued the WCW, claiming the contract he signed "constitutes oppression, fraud and/or malice." Rodman claims that WCW "deceived him about the amount" of PPV revenue he would ma

Tags: Chicago Bulls, NFL, Showtime, People and Pop Culture

10/27/98
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

TIM CONNOLLY was named Vikings Exec VP & GM. Connolly was most recently Hunt Sports Group President and was the Chiefs'' COO from ''89-96. Vikings Senior VP/Football Operations JEFF DIAMOND will now r

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10/27/98
SWANSON TO CARRY TORCH FOR NBC OLYMPIC COVERAGE

WNBC-NY President & GM DENNIS SWANSON was named Co- Chair of NBC''s Olympic Division. Swanson, who will continue in his current role at WNBC, will become the net''s main liaison to CNBC and MSNBC, whi

Tags: ABC, IOC, NBC, People and Pop Culture, Walt Disney

10/27/98
DO OR DYE: FORMER CALLAWAY GOLF CEO SAYS HE WAS FIRED

Former Callaway Golf President & CEO DONALD DYE, who "stepped down" from his position on October 15 after working alongside company founder ELY CALLAWAY for 24 years, said he "did not resign" but was

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10/27/98
NAMES IN THE NEWS

Time Warner Vice Chair TED TURNER sold 1.39 million shares of the company, raising "roughly" $125M as part of his program to raise money for his UN Foundation and other charities (DAILY VARIETY, 10/27

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10/26/98
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

Reebok named Rockport President & CEO ANGEL MARTINEZ to the "vacant post" of CMO at Reebok Int''l''s Reebok-brand (AD AGE, 10/26)....The Bucs have dismissed VP/Marketing & Communications RICK MCNERNEY

Tags: Baltimore Orioles, Miami Marlins, NFL, Reebok, People and Pop Culture, Tampa Bay Buccaneers

10/26/98
MORE DEFECTIONS AT NFL PROPERTIES; BROSNAN TO BE MLB'S MAN?

NFLP VP/Creative Services BRUCE BURKE is "leaving after 12 years creating the league''s advertising, likely to open his own firm," according to Terry Lefton of BRANDWEEK. In addition to Burke, NFLP Re

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