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Time To Participate In The 2014 SBJ/SBD Reader Survey

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 10 / 20 / 14

It’s time to make your opinion known as the 10th annual SportsBusiness Journal/SportsBusiness Daily Reader Survey is underway. The survey features 100 questions across leagues, teams, facilities, sponsorship, media, and more. * How often do you watch live sports on a mobile device? ...

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09/15/97
NATIONAL SPORTS FORUM GEARING UP FOR 1998

ROBERT ERB, Dir of Sports Marketing at adidas, and PAT WILLIAMS, Senior Exec VP of the Magic, will be two of the featured keynote speakers for the ''98 National Sports Forum. JON SPOELSTRA, author of

Tags: Orlando Magic, RDV Sports, People and Pop Culture, Washington Nationals

09/12/97
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

CARLOS DIAZ, a sports anchor at WSVN-TV in Miami, has joined ESPN as the host of "Scholastic Sports America" (ESPN)....LA VELLE NEAL will join the Minneapolis Star Tribune, covering the Twins. Neal le

Tags: ESPN, Kansas City Royals, Minnesota Twins, People and Pop Culture, Walt Disney

09/12/97
THE STARS TURNED OUT FOR NY'S TOP 100 SPORTS MOMENTS

Over 1,000 people attended "New York''s Top 100 Sports Moments" gala dinner last night on the floor of Madison Square Garden. Produced by FRANK VUONO, STEVE ROSSNER, AND FRED FREED of Integrated Sport

Tags: Marriott, New York Jets, People and Pop Culture, Sprint

09/12/97
NAMES IN THE NEWS

OSCAR DE LA HOYA, on pressure to save boxing: "There''s no pressure because this is who I am. ... I want to be a role model; I choose to be a role model. So, the pressure is not there, having that ima

Tags: ESPN, Nike, People and Pop Culture, Walt Disney, WNBA

09/11/97
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

The Hornets have promoted SAM RUSSO to Exec VP. Russo will continue his current duties overseeing the entire business side of the organization (Hornets)....The ''99 FIFA Women''s World Cup Organizing

Tags: New Orleans Pelicans, People and Pop Culture

09/11/97
NAMES IN THE NEWS

Funeral services for RON GRINKER, who died of cancer, were held yesterday in Cincinnati (ARIZONA REPUBLIC, 9/11). ...The federal retrial of DON KING on fraud charges, which was to start jury selection

Tags: New York Mets, People and Pop Culture

09/10/97
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

BILL KIRKENDALL has resigned as Etonic President. He becomes CEO of Tretorn....MIKE STEVENS has been named VP/Corporate Marketing of the PGA Tour. He was Tournament Dir at the MCA Classic....The Golf

Tags: PGA Tour, Seattle Mariners, People and Pop Culture

09/10/97
NAMES IN THE NEWS

Phillies broadcaster and Hall of Famer RICHIE ASHBURN passed away Monday night after a heart attack in his hotel room (PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER, 9/10)....On "Access Hollywood," MAGIC JOHNSON said that he

Tags: NBC, Orlando Magic, Philadelphia Phillies, RDV Sports, People and Pop Culture

09/09/97
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

The National Lacrosse League named JIM CAHILL Dir of Lacrosse Operations & Player Personnel. Cahill was most recently Coordinator of Special Projects at the MILL (NLL). ...The Tiger Woods Foundation n

Tags: Detroit Tigers, National Lacrosse League, NBA, New Orleans Pelicans, People and Pop Culture

09/09/97
FLEET LOOKS TO GET SERIOUS WITH SPORTS LENDING DIVISION

Fleet VP PATRICK MCAULIFFE has been named to lead Fleet''s sports-lending group, according to Gary Silverman of NEWSDAY. Fleet has restructured its division after the John Spano/Islanders affair. Flee

Tags: New York Islanders, People and Pop Culture

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