Upcoming Conferences and Events
Lions Owner William Clay Ford, Who Was "Extremely Loyal" To Detroit, Dies At 8803 / 10 / 14
Lions Owner & Chair WILLIAM CLAY FORD will be remembered as a "significant philanthropist, a family man and as an ardent Lions fan, who was loyal, extremely loyal, to his employees and his city," according to a front-page piece by Priddle, Laitner, Higgins & Birkett of the DETROIT FREE PRE...
STEPHEN BRUNT, sports columnist for the Toronto GLOBE & MAIL, has written "Diamond Dreams: 20 Years of Blue Jays Baseball," released by Viking. The GLOBE & MAIL''s William Humber: "''Diamond Dreams''
The Marlins announced the resignation of Media Relations Dir CHUCK POOL. He had been with the team since ''92. His duties will be assumed by RON COLANGELO (USA TODAY, 8/27)....AL LAMACCHIA, Blue Jays
TIGER WOODS won an unprecedented third consecutive U.S. Amateur Championship, in what Larry Dorman of the N.Y. TIMES characterized as "a comeback as dramatic as any in the annals of golf." Dorman note
Olympic gymnastic coach BELA KAROLYI will appear on the MTV Video Music Awards on September 4 as a "coach" to DENNIS RODMAN, HOOTIE & THE BLOWFISH, ALANIS MORISETTE AND SNOOP DOGGY DOGG (N.Y.POST, 8/2
Starwave Corp. named ALEX ALBEN as VP/Business Affairs & General Counsel and SUSAN MULCAHY as VP/Entertainment Group (INSIDE MEDIA, 8/25)....GIB FORD, formerly of Converse, has joined Bob Woolf Associ
The Comcast all-sports channel reportedly named SAM SCHROEDER as VP/Programming & Production. He was with PRISM for 13 years before becoming President of CCI, an independent PA- based TV production co
The Black Sports Agents Association (BSAA) will hold its summer meeting in Oakland on Saturday, September 7. Presiding over the meeting will be REV. JESSE JACKSON, one of the founder members of the BS
NASCAR made the following announcement: GEORGE PYNE was promoted to VP/Licensing & Merchandising and will direct the Licensing Group office in Charlotte, N.C. NASCAR also announced five department hea
DAVID WASS was named VP/Operations for the Broncos in a newly created position for the team, according to the DENVER POST. The position was created after organizational structure recommendations were
Phil Rosenthal of the CHICAGO SUN-TIMES commenting on DENNIS RODMAN''S "wedding" yesterday in New York''s Rockefeller Center: "The people who call Wednesday''s media event a publicity stunt because Ro