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Green Sports Alliance's Hershkowitz Resigns As President, Looks To Grow Group InternationallyPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 06 / 24 / 16
Green Sports Alliance co-Founder ALLEN HERSHKOWITZ has resigned as the group’s president to focus on expanding its mission internationally. His departure becomes official June 30, the final day of the Green Sports Summit, the group’s annual conference, which is in Houston this yea...
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WILT CHAMBERLAIN passed away yesterday in CA due to an apparent heart attack at the age of 63. NBA Commissioner DAVID STERN, on Chamberlain: "We''ve lost a giant of a man in every sense of the word" (
CBS''s ED BRADLEY will report on Hawks C DIKEMBE MUTOMBO''s "push" for a new hospital in Kinsasha, Congo, on an upcoming edition of "60 Minutes." Mutombo, on his fund- raising efforts for the hospital
BRANDWEEK''s Terry Lefton reports that Octagon has named JOHN GRIFFIN as Senior Sales Dir of its Alternative/Emerging Sports Division. Griffin was previously with CT-based ISL (BRANDWEEK, 10/11 issue)
QUINN NAMED NFLI CHIEF: DOUGLAS QUINN was named Senior VP/Managing Dir of NFL Int''l. Quinn joined NFLI as Senior Dir in ''97 following seven years with NFLP. In his new role, Quinn will be responsibl
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