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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...
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KIM UN-YONG, "one of the most prominent figures" in the Salt Lake City bid scandal, announced yesterday in Monte Carlo his candidacy for the IOC presidency. In UT, Lisa Riley Roache wrote that Kim, a
In Philadelphia, Jasner & Moran report that in January, the 76ers gave physical conditioning coach JOHN CROCE, the younger brother of team President PAT CROCE, the "choice of resigning or being fired.