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Executive TransactionsPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 02 / 20 / 17
Eagles Dir of Player Engagement QUINTIN MIKELL is "leaving the team" ( PHILLY.com, 2/17 )....NFL Referees Association President JEFF TRIPLETTE has resigned. He will be replaced by TONY STERATORE ( PROFOOTBALLTALK.com, 2/17 )....Baylor Associate AD/Communications HEATH NIELSEN resigned from h...
On last night''s "Entertainment Tonight," Mary Hart noted published reports which claim that the MICHAEL MANN/WILL SMITH biopic on MUHAMMAD ALI "could be scrapped." But Smith "doesn''t believe it." Sm
WOMEN''S SPORTS AWARDS PRESENTED IN N.Y.: Olympic swimmer JENNY THOMPSON was named SPORTSWOMAN OF THE YEAR last night by the Women''s Sports Foundation. Thompson accepted the award at the foundation''
CARROW NAMED PRESIDENT & COO: Raleigh-based Capitol Broadcasting Co. named HILL CARROW as President & COO of the company''s new sports marketing and management division Capitol Sports Management (CSM)
Darlington Raceway President and ISC VP JIM HUNTER said Saturday that NASCAR President BILL FRANCE is "cancer free and working occasionally" in his FL office, according to Kevin Kelly of the ST. PETER
AD AGE reported that ESPN STAR Sports (ESS) promoted VIB SHARMA to Senior VP/Advertising & Integrated Sales, replacing CHRIS MCDONALD, whose "sudden departure" to the U.S. left the post vacant. Sharma
TOP FEMALE EXECS: The SPORTSBUSINESS JOURNAL presents its third annual "TOP 25 FEMALE SPORTS EXECUTIVES OF THE YEAR" in this week''s issue and names Univ. of MD Dir of Athletics DEBORAH YOW as its Exe
Red Sox SS NOMAR GARCIAPARRA played himself on NBC''s "Saturday Night Live" in a skit featuring the sex-obsessed MA teenagers, Sully (JIMMY FALLON) and Denise (RACHEL DRATCH). Garciaparra was dating S
In Charlotte, Melissa Manware writes that after deliberating for "about two hours," a federal jury in Greensboro, NC, yesterday ordered DUKE UNIV. to pay $2M in punitive damages and $1M in compensator
SANDY LITVACK TO RESIGN: SANDY LITVACK will resign his post as Vice Chair of Walt Disney at year-end to pursue other opportunities. Litvack will move to a non-exclusive part time executive role at Dis
NOT STANDING PAT: 76ers President PAT CROCE will begin the tour for his new book, "I FEEL GREAT AND YOU WILL TOO!" tomorrow in Philadelphia (PHILADELPHIA DAILY NEWS, 10/12). The ROBB REPORT''s Jack Sm