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Make Your Opinion Count With The 2014 SBJ/SBD Reader Survey

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 10 / 21 / 14

The 10th annual SportsBusiness Journal/SportsBusiness Daily Reader Survey is currently underway, offering an opportunity for your voice and opinion to be heard. The survey features 100 questions across leagues, teams, facilities, sponsorship, media, and more. * What is your biggest gripe with a...

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02/20/97
NAMES IN THE NEWS

The MLB Giants invited Olympic decathlon gold medalist DAN O''BRIEN to work out with the team on Saturday in an attempt to "reinforce the importance of top fitness" for their players (S.F. CHRONICLE,

Tags: NASCAR, NBC, News Corp./Fox, Orlando Magic, RDV Sports, San Francisco Giants, Sports Illustrated, People and Pop Culture

02/20/97
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

Fila USA named two new additions to its hardgoods division. DOUGLAS GORDON will serve as VP/Sales and LISA KANTOR as Product Manager (Fila)....Streetball Partners Int''l appointed DRUE CARNEY to VP/Ev

Tags: Fila USA, People and Pop Culture

02/20/97
FOX/LIBERTY NETWORKS NAMES BALL PRESIDENT & COO

ANTHONY BALL has been named President & COO of Fox/Liberty Networks, where he will oversee all operations of the Networks. Ball will continue in his position as President & COO of Fox Sports Int''l, w

Tags: BSkyB, Cablevision, New York Liberty, News Corp./Fox, People and Pop Culture

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

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