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ISC Taps NASCAR Communications Veteran Tharp To Take Over As Darlington PresidentPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 06 / 30 / 16
ISC yesterday morning named NASCAR Senior Dir of Competition Communications KERRY THARP President of Darlington Raceway, completing a search that took a few months. Tharp, who worked in the Univ. of South Carolina’s sports information office for two decades before coming to NASCAR in '05, re...
No Limit Sports'' Managing Dir LELAND HARDY, on conducting all negotiations with Saints officials on RICKY WILLIAMS'' contract on the golf course: "Part of it is, I love the game. The second part is f
As NBA Exec VP & CMO RICK WELTS moves to L.A. to become Fox Sports Enterprises President, "sports marketers say Welts'' challenge will be crafting a cohesive marketing plan for Fox, which is best know
Vikings Senior VP/Football Operations JEFF DIAMOND "resigned" Monday "after he became a casualty of a power struggle in the team''s front office," according to Jeff Seidel of the ST. PAUL PIONEER PRES
Magic Exec VP JULIUS ERVING, on speculation the Nets may wish to speak to him regarding their coaching vacancy: "I think I''m pretty happy where I''m at. So, I don''t want to put out feelers that I''m
The Atlantic League Newark Bears named JOSH ROSENFELD as Dir of PR. Rosenfeld was previously Editor-in-Chief of the NBA Daily, the league''s internal briefing service, and prior to that spent 16 years
NBA Exec VP & CMO RICK WELTS is leaving the league after 17 years to become President of Fox Sports Enterprises (FSE), a new company overseeing Fox''s ownership interests in pro sports teams and arena
Broncos QB JOHN ELWAY, announcing his retirement from the NFL yesterday: "I don''t look at it as a retirement. I look on it as graduation. You graduate from high school, and you graduate from college.
Jazz Owner LARRY MILLER was profiled by Phil Sahm of the SALT LAKE TRIBUNE, who wrote Miller "helped redefine the term small market, managing the Jazz with a much smaller budget than some franchises,
The Islanders named JOHN SANDERS as President and BOB BRENNFLECK as Senior VP/Operations (Mult., 5/2). Sanders replaces DAVID SELDIN, who had "unofficially given up his daily Isles'' chores in January
Agent WILLIAM "TANK" BLACK was "fired" by clients JEVON KEARSE, REGGIE MCGREW and JOHNNY RUTLEDGE "in the midst of an ongoing investigation of Black" by Univ. of FL police and the NFLPA, according to
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