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...
Wieden & Kennedy''s GARY KOEPKE, TOM BLESSINGTON and STACY WALL, who each work out of W&K''s N.Y. office, are featured in NEW YORK magazine''s "Innovators" section. NEW YORK calls W&K''s "SportsCenter
Burton Snowboards Founder & President JAKE BURTON is profiled by Tony Chamberlain in the BOSTON GLOBE. Burton, "whose very name is synonymous with snowboarding, does not even claim to be a visionary.
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F. MORGAN TAYLOR, JR. will replace JUDY BELL as USGA President. Taylor has been VP for three years (Mult., 12/18)....BILL JEMAS has been named Exec VP/MSG Properties. He was Founder & President of Bla
RANK NAME POSITION/ORGANIZATION ''96 RANK 1) Michael Jordan Guard/Bulls 27 2) Rupert Murdoch CEO/News Corp. 6 3) David Stern Commissioner/NBA 8 4) Dick Ebersol President/NBC Sports 1 5) Ted Turner Vic
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On "SportsCenter," ESPN''s CHARLEY STEINER reported on GARY MILLER''s plea bargain: "ESPN anchor Gary Miller pleaded no contest today to a disorderly conduct charge resulting from an incident at a Cle
ROBERT ERB, Dir of Sports Marketing at adidas; PAT WILLIAMS, Senior Exec VP of the Magic; PAUL BEESTON, MLB COO; HAL PRINCE, President of Mach One Marketing and RICHARD KREZWICK, President of the New
Atlanta''s NHL expansion team has named DAVE MAGGARD Exec VP. Maggard will retain his present duties as VP/ Sports Administration for Turner Sports (Turner Sports). ...Former Classic Sports Network VP
MONTANA RETIREMENT CEREMONY: 49ers co-Owner EDDIE DEBARTOLO JR., was warmly greeted before his introduction of JOE MONTANA at last night''s ceremony retiring No. 16 in San Francisco: "Joe Montana came
Sports Illustrated TV President TED SHAKER is leaving to "create his own production company." Shaker was formerly the Exec Producer of CBS Sports (Richard Sandomir, N.Y. TIMES, 12/16)....ROBERT GARRY
When we look back on ''97, one story in the sports industry clearly is the most interesting and consequential: the emergence of Fox Sports Net (FSN). In just 12 months, FSN -- now with access to 58 mi
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