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Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 10 / 17 / 17

The NFL Jets named TIM KEMP Senior Dir of Marketing, reporting directly to Senior VP/Marketing & Fan Engagement SETH RABINOWITZ . Kemp will oversee advertising, fan communications, research and creative services. Prior to the Jets, Kemp had stints with Brooklyn Sports & Entertainment...

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SISTER, SISTER: REUTERS reports VENUS WILLIAMS "has pulled out of" next month''s Toyota Princess Cup in Tokyo "in order to avoid a possible clash" with sister SERENA. A tournament official said, "The

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Carter's Charity Draws Sellout

A "shocking" 130 reporters, photographers and cameramen were given credentials to cover Friday''s Raptors F VINCE CARTER''s charity basketball game at Air Canada Centre, according to Shawna Richer of

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John Mara Posed To Run Giants

John Mara NFL Giants Exec VP & General Counsel JOHN MARA is the "third most powerful man in the organization" after his father, co-Owner WELLINGTON MARA, and co-Owner BOB TISCH, and "in many ways he a

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Curtis Polk Resigns From SFX

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Harrington A Mystery In Boston

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Leonsis Brings Excitement To DC

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Executive Transactions

JONATHAN LETZLER has been named President & COO for Russell Corp. In his new role, Letzler will have operating responsibility for all U.S.-based divisions. The company also named CHERYL BARRE and GILB

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BASEBALL HALL OF FAME: Yesterday, L.A. Times MLB writer ROSS NEWHAN joined the late JIM MURRAY as the newspaper''s second inductee into the writers'' wing of the Baseball Hall of Fame. In L.A. Mike Pe

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Leonsis To Appear on Arli$$

Capitals Owner TED LEONSIS will appear as himself on Sunday night''s episode of HBO''s "ARLI$$," according to Eric Fisher of the WASHINGTON TIMES. Leonsis said, "The basic idea was to just be myself,

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