Executive TransactionsPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 07 / 30 / 15
Fox Networks Group named former StubHub exec DANIELLE MAGED to the newly created position of Exec VP/Global Partnerships. Maged, Global Head of Partnerships & Business Development for the eBay-owned StubHub before stepping down last year, will lead efforts to create new advertising partnership...
Spalding Sports Worldwide named President GEORGE DICKERMAN to the new position of Board Chair. KEVIN MARTIN will assume Dickerman''s role as President of Spalding, while remaining Evenflo & Spalding H
NASCAR''s BILL FRANCE, recovering from a mild heart attack, is preparing for his trip home (N.Y. TIMES, 11/26).. ..The EDDIE ROBINSON Gala, honoring the retiring Grambling coach, will be held Saturday
BILL FREEMAN has been appointed VP & GM of ESPN Grill. He was most recently CFO at DAKA Int''l Inc (ESPN Grill). ...Panthers/Ericsson Stadium Ops Coordinator MITCH SILVERMAN will become Facility Dir o
EDITORIAL CRITICAL OF SHINN: An editorial in the CHARLOTTE OBSERVER says that despite a decision not to prosecute Hornets Owner GEORGE SHINN on sexual misconduct charger, his "reputation is in ruins."
CT-based Millsport has hired DAVID SOLOMON as its VP/Marketing and made him responsible for developing new business. Solomon was a member of the NFL''s Corporate Sponsorship sales group (BRANDWEEK, 11
Hornets Owner GEORGE SHINN "won''t face criminal charges," but lawyers for the woman who accused him of sexual misconduct vowed" press the case in civil court, according to Chandler, Dube, & Wright of
Sports talk radio host JIM ROME was profiled by Peter McAlevey of the L.A. TIMES MAGAZINE. At 32, Rome "not only dominates the ratings in Southern California -- more than 100,000 men, and a surprising
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FRANCE RESTING AFTER ANGIOPLASTY: Int''l Speedway Corp. CEO BILL FRANCE is resting comfortable in "satisfactory" condition at a Japanese hospital following an angiolplasty on Friday. France complained
Under the header, "Women Finding Their Places As Big- League Power Brokers," Bruce Lowitt of the ST. PETERSBURG TIMES examined the "commonplace" of women in the upper- echelons of sports. Like their m
JAY LENO, on the septuplets born Wednesday: "I guess they''re getting a lot of offers... Food stores are offering free groceries, a Chevy dealer in their town gave them a new van. And the babies alrea