Upcoming Conferences and Events
Runner's World Publisher Molly O'Keefe Talks About This Year's Boston Marathon04 / 18 / 14
Rodale's Runner's World Publisher MOLLY O'KEEFE took up a challenge the magazine put to its readers last year to run on consecutive days for several months. She is still going, having built her count up to 309 straight days as of a recent conversation. As any runner knows, running can be compulsiv...
Tags: People and Pop Culture
The Astros announced ALAN ASHBY has joined the organization to work in their minor league system. He played for the Astros from ''79-89 (Astros).
Cap Ripken will be named "Sportsman of the Year" by Sports Illustrated on Sunday, according to the Baltimore SUN. Peter Schmuck writes Ripken''s breaking Lou Gehrig''s consecutive game streak helped r
MARCY SCHWAM, formerly of Federal Express and UPS/Sweden, has joined the Women''s Sports Marketing Group as VP and Dir/International Sports Marketing (Women''s Sports Marketing Group)....The NHL has n
MONICA SELES and TED TURNER were two of Barbara Walters'' "Most Fascinating People of 1995." Turner, on not getting a network: "I''m not sure it''s healthy to get everything you want" (ABC, 12/5)....N
CAL RIPKEN apppeared on the "Tonight Show" with Jay Leno. As he walked out the numbers "2-1-5-3" dropped. Ripken couldn''t see the sign, and when asked where his streak currently stood, he guessed 215
A special section of U.S. NEWS looks at ISIAH THOMAS and other athletes who have entered business after their playing days. Thomas has made "a smooth transition" from player to Raptors partner. Thomas
Tags: Coca-Cola, Dallas Stars, IBM, Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment, McDonalds, NBA, Brooklyn Nets, Orlando Magic, PepsiCo, RDV Sports, Southwest Sports Group, People and Pop Culture, Toronto Raptors, YankeeNets
STEVE PHILLIPS, Mets Dir of Minor League Ops since ''91, was promoted to Asst GM. Former Mets Asst GM GERRY HUNSICKER became the Astros GM last month. Scout JACK ZDURIENCIK will become Dir of Minor Le
MICKEY MONUS, convicted of fraud, was sentenced to nearly 20 years in prison and fined $1 million for embezzling millions from his Phar-Mor chain. Monus was an partner in the Rockies ("Moneyline," CNN
Fila USA announced STEPHANIE FALK has been named Dir of Public Relations. Prior to joining Fila, Falk was Dir of Marketing Communications for Woolworth''s Specialty Athletic Group (Fila USA)....Labatt
KENNY ANDERSON has fired his agent, Atlanta-based RICHARD HOWELL. Anderson would not discuss reasons for the switch or who is new agent will be (N.Y. POST, 12/1).... Network Int''l has named ARNOLD WR