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Tonight's Event....Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 09 / 23 / 14
Washington State Univ. will host a grand opening for its WSU Connections store in Spokane 4:30pm PT. The store will feature a school ticket office, staff for the Cougar Athletic Fund and IMG College, as well as a retail outlet.
KERWIN HUDSON was named Dir of Broadcasting for the Heat. He will work on game broadcasts as well as public service announcements and sales and marketing (Heat)....The Atlantic 10 BRIAN COLLEARY as Pr
In NICK BOLLETTIERI''S new book "My Aces, My Faults," the tennis coach calls MONICA SELES'' family "the most demanding family" he''s ever dealt with and says ANDRE AGASSI''S harsh words about him "pro
JOE RHEIN, former Arizona Cardinal VP, was named Special Assistant to the President of the IHL Roadrunners (AP/ARIZONA REPUBLIC, 8/14).
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PETER THOMPSON has been named President & COO of international operations for PepsiCo (N.Y. TIMES, 8/14). ...The Knicks named CHRIS WEILLER as VP/Public Relations. ....PETE ELLIOTT will retire as Dire
Seahawks Owner KEN BEHRING settled a sexual harassment lawsuit brought against him by a former employee, PATRICIA PARKER, according to the SEATTLE TIMES. Although no details of the settlement were rel
According to the L.A. TIMES, BOB ARUM is about to sign Olympic U.S. Champion DAVID REID (L.A. TIMES, 8/14). ...Pocket Books will publish "IceBreaker" written by 1996 National Figure Skating Champion R
CLAUDIA HARRIS will join CBS Radio as Acting Manager, Communications while SINA DEVITO is on maternity leave (CBS)....RICHARD GOELTZ has been named VP & CFO of American Express, succeeding MICHAEL MON
TOMMY LASORDA has a broker looking for a half dozen locations in the New York metro area to open Tommy Lasorda Dugouts, his baseball-themed deli (N.Y. POST, 8/13)....BOB DOLE offered PETE SAMPRAS the
CLARENCE VAUGHN, a former Redskin, has been named Assistant Dir/Information Systems for the NFLPA (WASHINGTON POST, 8/11)....ED T. RUSH has been elected to Nat''l Assn of Sports Officials'' Board of D
The DAVID ROBINSON FOUNDATION has donated $206K to 17 San Antonio charities (SAN ANTONIO EXPRESS-NEWS, 8/10). ....Bullets Assistant Coach DEREK SMITH died of an apparent heart attack while on a promot