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Time Warner Cable To Carry SEC Network As Of Aug. 14 LaunchPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 07 / 24 / 14
Time Warner Cable, the country's second biggest cable operator, has agreed to carry SEC Network as of its Aug. 14 launch. Bright House Networks also will carry the channel, bringing its distribution footprint up to 60 million homes. The deals leave DirecTV, Charter and Verizon as the only big SEC-ar...
MICHAEL CAMPBELL was unanimously elected Chair of the National Association of Sports Commissions (NASC) at yesterday''s annual meeting (NASC)....SHAQUILLE O''NEAL, on DENNIS RODMAN, the actor: "If he
The Wall Street Journal listed its annual "Executive Pay Survey" today. Among the execs noted were Disney''s MICHAEL EISNER, who had a ''96 base salary of $750,000; Nike''s PHIL KNIGHT, with a base sa
JOHN FREW has been named CEO of Cohn & Wolfe/New York, the firm''s largest office. He had been Exec VP & GM at the New York office (Cohn & Wolfe).....The Brewers named LIZ KRUEGER Media Relations Asso
SportsChannel Chicago named REX LARDNER Asst. GM/VP of Programming. Prior to joining SportsChannel, Lardner was Associate Commissioner for Conference USA for the last year and a half (SportsChannel)..
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The NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF SPORTS COMMISSIONS (NASC) will hold its fifth annual meeting April 9-12 at the Camberley Gunter Hotel in San Antonio, TX. More than 150 people are expected to attend this y
ALLAN BROCE, Dir/Advertising & Program Marketing for ESPN, has left the network and is said to be taking the post of Senior VP of Marketing at MTV. An MTV rep "declined to confirm" that Broce has acce
GREG NORMAN was profiled last night on CBS'' "60 Minutes" by Steve Kroft. Kroft: "He is movie star handsome, outspoken to a fault and rich beyond his wildest dreams, and in case you didn''t know it, G
Inside Sports named STUART CRYSTAL to the newly created position of VP/Sales & Strategic Business Development. Crystal had been at Starter Sportswear where he was Dir of Marketing & GM (Inside Sports)
German magazine Der Spiegal reported that STEFFI GRAF paid $775,000 to German tax authorities and charity in the deal that ended an investigation into her taxes. The magazine quoted tax officials as b
NFL Panthers Owner Jerry Richardson named sons MARK RICHARDSON team President and JON RICHARDSON President of Carolinas Stadium Corp. Mark previously had been Dir of Business Ops, while Jon had been D