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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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04/17/97
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

ETHAN ORLINSKY was promoted to VP/General Counsel of MLB Enterprises. He had been Dir of Legal Affairs for MLB Properties (MLB)....SONDRA HALEY was named VP/Publicity & Promotions for The Disney Store

Tags: Champ Car World Series, MLB, NBA, People and Pop Culture, Time Warner, Walt Disney

04/16/97
US SKI TEAM DIRECTOR STEPS DOWN FROM POST

PAUL MAJOR announced his resignation as VP/Athletics, US Ski and Snowboard Assoc., according to Tony Chamberlain of the BOSTON GLOBE. Major joined the US Ski Team as a women''s coach in ''84 and serve

Tags: Oakland Athletics, People and Pop Culture

04/16/97
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

CA-based Easton Sports hired PAM NEWTON as Promotions Manager/Women''s Sports to manage and coordinate all women''s fastpitch softball sponsorships and promotions. Newton is a former member of the USA

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04/15/97
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

USA Hockey named Islanders GM MIKE MILBURY as GM of the ''97 U.S. National Team (USA Hockey)....The NCAA named ELSA KIRCHER COLE as General Counsel. Cole will be responsible for management of all lega

Tags: MLS, NBC, NCAA, New York Islanders, News Corp./Fox, People and Pop Culture

04/15/97
NAMES IN THE NEWS

The Packers'' REGGIE WHITE will wrestle former Bear and current WCW professional wrestler STEVE MCMICHAEL at WCW''s May 18 Slamboree PPV event. White appeared on TNT''s "WCW Monday Nitro" event in Phi

Tags: ESPN, Green Bay Packers, NHL, People and Pop Culture, TBS/TNT, Walt Disney

04/14/97
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

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Tags: People and Pop Culture

04/14/97
NAMES IN THE NEWS

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Tags: Microsoft, NBC, San Diego Padres, People and Pop Culture

04/11/97
DEBARTOLO ENTERTAINMENT FOCUSING ON LEGALIZED GAMBLING

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04/11/97
NAMES IN THE NEWS

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Tags: CBS, New York Yankees, People and Pop Culture, Viacom, YankeeNets

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EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

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Tags: Cablevision, Madison Square Garden, NBC, News Corp./Fox, People and Pop Culture

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