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ROLLING STONE's Steve McPherson writes of autograph seekers at NBA Summer League games: " It's possible there's nothing more American than the autograph . As a totem, it combines our obsessions with celebrity and talent with our desire for something more than mere experience, for something tangible"...
CHARLIE RUTMAN has been hired by D''Arcy Masius Benton & Bowles to run the consolidated Coca-Cola media planning business. He was formerly an Exec VP and Media Manager for Bates USA (INSIDE MEDIA, 5/2
The 4th annual Multiple Sports for Multiple Sclerosis (MS for MS) sports spectacular will be held tomorrow at UCLA. SAM CASSELL, ROBERT HORRY, JANET EVANS, and RODNEY PEETE will all take part in the b
Effective June 1, DREW SHEINMAN, Creator and Exec Producer of Coca-Cola''s Olympic City, is starting his own lifestyle marketing firm in Atlanta. The firm will be called Drew Sheinman Enterprises (THE
The Univ. of Kentucky sports information office has issued a release from head basketball coach RICK PITINO saying he has turned down the Nets'' offer to coach and have complete operational control of
RAY ALLEN has signed a management agreement with Advantage Int''l ("SportsCenter," ESPN, 5/28)....Clarion Marketing & Communications announced the following appointments: ERIC LEVINE, Account Supervis
Nike CEO PHIL KNIGHT has donated $25M to his alma matter, the Univ. of Oregon, to be used toward construction of a new Law School Center and professors'' endowment fund. UO President Dave Frohnmayer:
The multi-billion dollar "transportation empire" of ROGER PENSKE was examined by the N.Y. TIMES on Sunday. In addition to the publicly traded Penske Motorsports Inc. (which includes speedways in MI, C
Microsoft Co-founder and Blazers Owner PAUL ALLEN, who signed an exclusive 14-month option to purchase the Seahawks last month, has invested in Capstone Turbine Corp. through his Vulcan Ventures Inc.
GREG MILLARD was promoted to Manager, Marketing Services at Old Greenwich, CT-based Twenty-First Century Marketing Group, Inc. He was previously Account Dir (21 Marketing).
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DEION SANDERS will reportedly receive $2M to star in an action flick that begins filming February ''97 (PEOPLE DAILY, 5/22)....In court papers filed yesterday, JOY CULVERHOUSE, wife of the late Bucs o