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CBS is ending Jim Rome's daily show on CBS Sports Network, "Rome." The decision is being described as mutual, and Rome will stay with CBS and focus on other radio and TV projects. CBS will continue to produce the show through late March, but the show's staff was told this week that the its two-year ...
MICHAEL CAMPBELL was unanimously elected Chair of the National Association of Sports Commissions (NASC) at yesterday''s annual meeting (NASC)....SHAQUILLE O''NEAL, on DENNIS RODMAN, the actor: "If he
MOLLY SOLOMON was named Coordinating Producer of NBC''s multi-channel Olympic cable coverage, beginning with the 2000 Summer Olympics (NBC Sports)....The Great Western Forum, in conjunction with Forum
The Wall Street Journal listed its annual "Executive Pay Survey" today. Among the execs noted were Disney''s MICHAEL EISNER, who had a ''96 base salary of $750,000; Nike''s PHIL KNIGHT, with a base sa
JOHN FREW has been named CEO of Cohn & Wolfe/New York, the firm''s largest office. He had been Exec VP & GM at the New York office (Cohn & Wolfe).....The Brewers named LIZ KRUEGER Media Relations Asso
SportsChannel Chicago named REX LARDNER Asst. GM/VP of Programming. Prior to joining SportsChannel, Lardner was Associate Commissioner for Conference USA for the last year and a half (SportsChannel)..
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The NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF SPORTS COMMISSIONS (NASC) will hold its fifth annual meeting April 9-12 at the Camberley Gunter Hotel in San Antonio, TX. More than 150 people are expected to attend this y
ALLAN BROCE, Dir/Advertising & Program Marketing for ESPN, has left the network and is said to be taking the post of Senior VP of Marketing at MTV. An MTV rep "declined to confirm" that Broce has acce
Inside Sports named STUART CRYSTAL to the newly created position of VP/Sales & Strategic Business Development. Crystal had been at Starter Sportswear where he was Dir of Marketing & GM (Inside Sports)
GREG NORMAN was profiled last night on CBS'' "60 Minutes" by Steve Kroft. Kroft: "He is movie star handsome, outspoken to a fault and rich beyond his wildest dreams, and in case you didn''t know it, G
German magazine Der Spiegal reported that STEFFI GRAF paid $775,000 to German tax authorities and charity in the deal that ended an investigation into her taxes. The magazine quoted tax officials as b