Names In The News Arsenal's Tom Fox Could Lead Aston Villa Ballmer Steps Down From Microsoft BOD Minding My Business: NHL Kings' Aaron Brenner Executive Transactions IMG Hires Ogilvy & Mather's Scott For New Role Executive Transactions Names In The News Devils Owners Top State's "Most Influential" List UFC Promotes Cook To Chief Global Officer
Upcoming Conferences and Events
Mark Cohon Will Not Seek Third Term As CFL CommissionerPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 08 / 20 / 14
CFL Commissioner Mark Cohon said that he "will not seek a third term" after his contract expires next spring. League Chair Jim Lawson said that the CFL BOG "will discuss the next steps toward finding a replacement for Cohon soon." Cohon has spent eight years in the position, ...
TIGER WOODS announced yesterday his intention to turn professional, and will hold a news conference today to formally announce his decision. Woods faxed a statement to officials of the Greater Milwauk
PHIL JACKSON hosted a party Monday honoring former teammate and U.S. Senator BILL BRADLEY (D-NJ) at MICHAEL JORDAN''S Restaurant in Chicago. Jackson on Bradley: "He went on to bigger and better things
Golfer Tiger Woods has reportedly decided to begin his pro career, according to Larry Dorman of the N.Y. TIMES. It "will start" with a deal with Nike worth $40M over the next five years, and his "comi
Sports Marketing Letter''s annual "Ten Most Wanted List," based on endorsement earnings, was released with the following ''96 earning potential results: MICHAEL JORDAN ($38M), SHAQUILLE O''NEAL ($23M)
Tags: People and Pop Culture
The Marlins announced the resignation of Media Relations Dir CHUCK POOL. He had been with the team since ''92. His duties will be assumed by RON COLANGELO (USA TODAY, 8/27)....AL LAMACCHIA, Blue Jays
STEPHEN BRUNT, sports columnist for the Toronto GLOBE & MAIL, has written "Diamond Dreams: 20 Years of Blue Jays Baseball," released by Viking. The GLOBE & MAIL''s William Humber: "''Diamond Dreams''
TIGER WOODS won an unprecedented third consecutive U.S. Amateur Championship, in what Larry Dorman of the N.Y. TIMES characterized as "a comeback as dramatic as any in the annals of golf." Dorman note
Olympic gymnastic coach BELA KAROLYI will appear on the MTV Video Music Awards on September 4 as a "coach" to DENNIS RODMAN, HOOTIE & THE BLOWFISH, ALANIS MORISETTE AND SNOOP DOGGY DOGG (N.Y.POST, 8/2
Starwave Corp. named ALEX ALBEN as VP/Business Affairs & General Counsel and SUSAN MULCAHY as VP/Entertainment Group (INSIDE MEDIA, 8/25)....GIB FORD, formerly of Converse, has joined Bob Woolf Associ
The Comcast all-sports channel reportedly named SAM SCHROEDER as VP/Programming & Production. He was with PRISM for 13 years before becoming President of CCI, an independent PA- based TV production co