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Executive Transactions04 / 17 / 14
The adidas Group promoted TaylorMade-adidas Golf CEO MARK KING to President of adidas Group North America, effective June 1, succeeding PATRIK NILSSON , who is leaving for personal reasons. King will be in charge of all adidas and Reebok operations in the North American market and report directl...
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JOHN MAZZOLA as been promoted to GM of the USF Sun Dome in Tampa (Sun Dome)....PAUL JACOBS, former Exec VP/General Counsel of the Rockies, is now a lead partner in Jacbos Chase Frick Kleinkopf & Kelle
Seaver Marketing is organizing the 1996 National Sports Forum to bring together executives in team sports marketing, promotions, and corporate sponsorship sales. The forum will be held January 22-24 a
BRUCE MCCAW, who has a controlling interest in Orca Bay Entertainment in Vancouver, is also into IndyCar racing. He owns a team called PacWest Racing which is profiled in the VANCOUVER SUN. McCaw: "Ou
The NBA has named JONATHAN BROD to the newly created position of Manager, Consumer Products for NBA Canada Inc. Brod will oversee the sales, licensing, advertising and promotion of NBA consumer produc
CHARLES BARKLEY had a verbal altercation with a fan at a celebrity golf tournament after Barkley "brushed aside" a woman and a 3-year-old girl. The woman''s husband (5-9, 170) told Barkley (6-4, 245)
The National Association of Collegiate Marketing Administrators (NACMA) elected PETER PILLING as President. Pilling is Associate AD at St. Bonaventure. Fresno State Asst Dir of Marketing DEENA DIBOLL,
Panthers/Marlins/Dolphins Owner WAYNE HUIZENGA and his Republic Waste Co. are profiled in the CHICAGO TRIBUNE. Huizenga says electronics-security for commercial establishments is his "next target" (CH
DAVE PATERSON has been named Dir of MLB Properties Canada. He was formerly Head Buyer for Champs Sports (MLB Prop)....The Capitals have named NANCY YASHAROFF as the team''s new Public Relations Dir (C
MARTINA NAVRATILOVA announced yesterday that she will not seek another term as President of the WTA Tour Players Association and also that she is resigning her seat on the tour''s board of directors.
"Entertainment Tonight" took a behind-the-scenes look at "Kazaam," the upcoming movie staring SHAQUILLE O''NEAL. O''Neal: "I''m a rappin'' genie with an attitude" ("ET," 8/23). ....Producers are tryin