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2014 SBD/SBJ Reader Survey: Slive Still Seen As Most Effective Conference Commissioner

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 11 / 26 / 14

The 10th annual SportsBusiness Daily/SportsBusiness Journal Reader Survey is in the books, and more than 1,000 voters weighed in on nearly 100 questions that spanned all facets of the industry. Voting was conducted over three weeks starting Oct. 13, with polling via SportsBusinessDaily.com and Sport...

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04/24/97
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Washington D.C. all-sports radio station WTEM-AM has named BRUCE ZALBE Sports Marketing Manager (WTEM)....The Golf Channel has named PAUL FITZPATRICK COO (CABLE WORLD, 4/21)....The Jets extended the c

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04/23/97
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The NHL Kings dismissed GM SAM McMASTER and promoted DAVE TAYLOR from his Assistant GM position & Dir of Player Development positions. The team also move Dir of Hockey Ops ROGIE VACHON to the business

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04/23/97
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Author and Fox football analyst TIM GREEN has signed a three-book deal with Warner Books (N.Y. POST, 4/20)....In Chicago, Rick Kogan writes, "If there is a hotter new bar in town that the bar at Iron

Tags: NASCAR, New Orleans Saints, News Corp./Fox, NFL, R J Reynolds, People and Pop Culture

04/22/97
JOHN HANCOCK'S D'ALESSANDRO ON NIKE, OLYMPICS AND SPORTS

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Tags: John Hancock Mutual Life Insurance, NHL, Nike, People and Pop Culture

04/22/97
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Woolf Associates has named Andrew Brandt VP/Athlete Management (Woolf Associates)....The NAPBL has named ROD MEADOWS Dir of Marketing for its Professional Baseball Promotion Corporation (NAPBL)....Wun

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04/22/97
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Tags: CBS, NBC, New York Yankees, People and Pop Culture, Viacom, YankeeNets

04/18/97
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Tags: ABC, Comcast-Spectacor, Philadelphia 76ers, Sports Illustrated, People and Pop Culture, Walt Disney

04/18/97
GOLF WRITER LARRY DORMAN SET TO BECOME VP AT CALLAWAY

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04/18/97
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04/17/97
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Tags: AEG, Chicago Cubs, Los Angeles Galaxy, MLB, NBA, NBC, NFL, NHL, People and Pop Culture

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