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Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 08 / 29 / 14

SportsBusiness Daily is seeking an entry-level Staff Writer at our Charlotte, N.C., headquarters. Qualified candidates will have excellent knowledge of sports and business issues, with equally strong writing and verbal skills. Must also have a solid work ethic and thrive in a team environment. Stron...

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06/10/97
NAMES IN THE NEWS

In N.Y., gossip columnist Cindy Adams writes that DENNIS RODMAN "may play himself in an ABC-TV movie" (N.Y. POST, 6/10)....The REICHMANN family of Toronto has "proposed building a vast $1 billion ente

Tags: ABC, People and Pop Culture, Walt Disney

06/10/97
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

Penske Motorsports named GREGORY PENSKE as President & CEO. He replaces RICHARD PETERS who is leaving to start another company (DETROIT FREE PRESS, 6/10)....IL-based Racing Champions, manufacturer of

Tags: AHL, Chicago Bears, Int'l Speedway Corp., Canucks Sports and Entertainment, People and Pop Culture, Vancouver Canucks, Washington Capitals

06/09/97
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

STEVE VANDERPOOL has resigned as VP/Communications at the CISL to become Dir of PR at the ''99 FIFA Women''s World Cup Organizing Committee (THE DAILY)....Fox Sports Net (FSN) named DAN FAWCETT as Sen

Tags: News Corp./Fox, People and Pop Culture

06/09/97
FORMER DIRECTOR OF NBC SPORTS NATHANSON PASSES AWAY

TED NATHANSON, whose career as a TV director included 13 Super Bowls and 21 Wimbledon Championships, died Friday in New York at 72, according to Richard Sandomir of the N.Y. TIMES. Nathanson directed

Tags: MLB, NHL, People and Pop Culture

06/09/97
NAMES IN THE NEWS

CAL RIPKEN JR. is donating $25,000 to literacy programs in each of the ten cities in which he is promoting his book, "The Only Way I Know" (CHICAGO SUN-TIMES, 6/9)....The City of Green Bay will drop b

Tags: Champ Car World Series, ESPN, New York Yankees, NFL, San Francisco 49ers, People and Pop Culture, Walt Disney, YankeeNets

06/06/97
OH THOSE WONDROUS DAYS OF BARGAINING AND ROSE GARDEN TRIPS

"Several U.S. congressmen have taken issue with some of the quotes attributed to them by former Secretary of Labor ROBERT REICH in his recently released memoir, ''Locked in the Cabinet,''" according t

Tags: Anheuser Busch, MLB, People and Pop Culture

06/06/97
NAMES IN THE NEWS

WAYNE HUIZENGA has pledged $1M towards the construction of a homeless shelter in Ft. Lauderdale. His pledge is contingent on local business leaders donating as much as $2M, and city leaders approving

Tags: Orlando Magic, RDV Sports, People and Pop Culture, USTA

06/06/97
THE STATE OF SPORTS EXAMINED ON "LARRY KING LIVE"

CNN''s "Larry King Live" featured a discussion on sports celebrities in the news and the media''s coverage of today''s athletes and other sports-related personalities. The panelists were ABC/ESPN''s L

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

06/06/97
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

The WI Sports Authority named BRIAN MANTHEY as its new President. Manthey was Dir of Communications for the IHL Milwaukee Admirals (WSA)....LACHLAN MURDOCH has been named Chair of News Limited, the Au

Tags: News Corp./Fox, People and Pop Culture

06/05/97
NAMES IN THE NEWS

NBC''s BOB COSTAS was a guest on the "Tonight Show" last night. Costas, on why he''s not covering the NBA Finals: "There is a contract dispute involved, I''m looking for Seinfeld money. I''m demanding

Tags: McDonalds, MLB, NBA, NBC, Seattle Storm, People and Pop Culture

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