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Josh Murray , a former minor league baseball player and the brother of Chiefs rookie QB Aaron Murray , last night was selected as the winner of ABC’s “The Bachelorette” ( Mult., 7/28 ).

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02/19/97
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

STEVE WILSON was named VP/Ops for World Golf Village, (World Golf Village)....Strike Ten Entertainment named BRAD McMAHON VP/Strategic Partnerships. He spent the past six years in marketing and corpor

Tags: CBS, ESPN, New Orleans Saints, People and Pop Culture, Viacom, Walt Disney, Wilson Sporting Goods

02/19/97
NAMES IN THE NEWS

"Spurred" by news of taxpayer-subsidized sports arenas, consumer activist RALPH NADER is considering resurrecting the Fight to Advance Nation''s Sports, or FANS, which climaxed at about 1,000 members

Tags: CBS, People and Pop Culture, Viacom

02/19/97
JOANN KLONOWSKI NAMED ICE DOGS' CEO

The IHL Long Beach Ice Dogs appointed JOANN KLONOWSKI as CEO effective March 1. The appointment makes her one of the highest ranking female execs in pro sports and she brings more than 20 years sports

Tags: AEG, Los Angeles Galaxy, MLS, People and Pop Culture

02/18/97
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

ROBERT MASSEY resigned as President & CEO of CompuServe Inc. (WASHINGTON POST, 2/18)....Maxfli Golf had two top execs leave the company, Worldwide Brand Dir BARB KAUFFMAN and Business Manager of Golf

Tags: People and Pop Culture

02/18/97
FALK AND STEINBERG VISIT MSNBC'S "INTERNIGHT"

DAVID FALK and LEIGH STEINBERG were guests on MSNBC''s "InterNight." Falk, when asked what he would do if he were Dennis Rodman''s agent: "First of all, I wouldn''t be Dennis Rodman''s agent. I think

Tags: People and Pop Culture

02/18/97
NAMES IN THE NEWS

WAYNE HUIZENGA''s AutoNation USA venture is profiled in the current issue of BUSINESS WEEK under the header "Hurricane Huizenga." BUSINESS WEEK: "Huizenga, whirlwind dealmaker, is back. And he''s foll

Tags: NFL, People and Pop Culture

02/14/97
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

The Dodgers named BOB GRAZIANO Exec VP. Graziano had been team VP/Finance since ''87 (Dodgers)....The USBL New Hampshire Thunder Loons named FRANK O''DELL SR. President & Owner and WILLIAM RICHMOND VP

Tags: Los Angeles Dodgers, Miami Dolphins, News Corp./Fox, Oakland Athletics, People and Pop Culture

02/14/97
NAMES IN THE NEWS

ALAN NERO, Founder & President of CSMG Int''l, Ltd., has struck a deal with the Korean Professional Baseball Organization (KBO) that would allow a minimum of 24 U.S. pros to play in South Korea in ''9

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

02/13/97
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

NBA Entertainment Inc. named HEIDI UEBERROTH VP/Int''l TV (USA TODAY, 2/13)....Young Broadcasting Inc. promoted DON CORSINI to VP/GM of L.A.''s KCAL-TV. He had been VP/Sports, Operations & Production

Tags: NBA, People and Pop Culture

02/13/97
PIPPEN SLAMS HOME FIRST EPISODE ON "CHICAGO SONS"

SCOTTIE PIPPEN kicked off a ten-episode deal with the NBC sitcom "Chicago Sons" last night. Pippen, appearing as himself, is the new landlord of the show''s main characters, the Kulchak brothers. The

Tags: NBC, People and Pop Culture, Time Warner

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