Featured Story

ESPN Exec VP Sean Bratches Planning To Leave The Company At The End Of The Year

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 04 / 20 / 15

SEAN BRATCHES , one of ESPN’s most powerful execs, will leave the company at the end of the year. Bratches oversaw ad sales and affiliate sales for ESPN as Exec VP/Sales & Marketing. He will serve in an advisory role through that time. No replacement has been named. Bratches spent 27 year...

Read More

Tags: People and Pop Culture, ESPN

More Stories

09/26/97
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

Washington Sports and Entertainment named DOUG HICKS as Dir of PR for the Capitals. He replaces NANCY YASHAROFF, who has become Dir of Promotions for both the Capitals and Wizards (Capitals)....TYRONE

Tags: NFL, People and Pop Culture, USOC, Washington Capitals

09/25/97
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

The Corel WTA Tour announced that SARA CLARKE, Senior Communications Manager, Europe, is leaving the Tour October 1 to become Events/Ambassadors Organizer for the World Cup 2006 Campaign for the Engli

Tags: PepsiCo, People and Pop Culture

09/25/97
NAMES IN THE NEWS

Agent LONNIE COOPER, founder of GA-based Career Sports Management, Inc., is profiled by Greg Boeck in a USA TODAY Sports cover story. Boeck: "Cooper quietly lords over one of the most exclusive clubs

Tags: LA Angels, Anaheim Sports, NBA, Orlando Magic, RDV Sports, San Diego Chargers, People and Pop Culture, Walt Disney

09/24/97
LIZ DOLAN TO WORK ON OWN PROJECTS BUT BE ADVISOR TO NIKE

Nike VP/Dir of Marketing LIZ DOLAN announced that she is leaving her position to form her own business working on projects "both inside and outside of Nike." Dolan was named to Nike''s Advisory Counci

Tags: Nike, People and Pop Culture

09/24/97
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

MLB Cardinals VP/GM WALT JOCKETTY agreed to a three- year contract extension through 2002 (Cardinals). ..Proffitt''s Inc. department stores added JULIUS ERVING to its Board (AP, 9/23)....Performance R

Tags: NCAA, Speedway Motorsports Inc., People and Pop Culture, St. Louis Cardinals

09/24/97
NAMES IN THE NEWS

Jets DL HUGH DOUGLAS has dismissed his agent, JEROME STANLEY, and has signed with DREW ROSENHAUS (N.Y. DAILY NEWS, 9/24)....Boxing referee MILLS LANE is "attached" to a "People''s Court"-Judge-style T

Tags: New York Jets, People and Pop Culture

09/23/97
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

Kaleidoscope Sports & Entertainment named KEN KOLB as Dir of Sponsorship Sales. Kolb had spent 13 years at Rysher Entertainment (Kaleidoscope)....WALTER LUBY has been named Senior VP/CFO & CAO for Str

Tags: Interpublic Group of Cos., NHL, People and Pop Culture

09/22/97
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

JOHN LEFEVRE was named USFSA Exec Dir. He is currently the USFSA First VP and an attorney for the FTC. He will succeed JERRY LACE and assume his new responsibilities in May ''98 (USFSA)....Speedway Mo

Tags: SLOC, People and Pop Culture

09/22/97
NAMES IN THE NEWS

FROM THE CURRENT NEWSWEEK: Dodgers'' pitchers CHAN HO PARK and HIDEO NOMO are profiled in NEWSWEEK. Both are "cheered on by legions of raucous hometown fans who live thousands of miles away." Park has

Tags: Los Angeles Dodgers, New York Giants, New York Jets, News Corp./Fox, Nike, People and Pop Culture

09/19/97
WORLD RESEACH GROUP'S SPORTS CONFERENCE CONCLUDES

The World Research Group''s Interactive Sports Conference concluded yesterday at New York City''s Hilton Hotel & Towers. Scheduled speakers/moderators: IBM Global Telecommunications and Media Industri

Tags: ABC, CBS, IBM, IMG, Microsoft, MLB, NBA, News Corp./Fox, NFL, NHL, Showtime, Sports Illustrated, People and Pop Culture, Time Warner, Viacom, Walt Disney

Video Powered By - Castfire CMS Powered By - Sitecore

Report a Bug