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A source said that A-B InBev is "talking to banks about financing" a potential $122B deal to buy rival SABMiller. The source said that A-B InBev "isn't in active discussions" with SABMiller, but rather is "waiting to line up its financing before making a formal approach." This comes "on the heels of...

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05/03/96
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

KEVIN O''CONNOR is the new Dir of Marketing for the Hopman Tennis program at Saddlebrook Resort in Tampa, FL (Saddlebrook Resort)....RONALD STRATTEN has been named NCAA Group Exec Dir for Education Se

Tags: Minnesota Vikings, NCAA, People and Pop Culture

05/03/96
NAMES IN THE NEWS

DARRYL STRAWBERRY is expected to sign a minor league contract with MIKE VEECK''S Northern League St. Paul Saints Friday ("SportsCenter," ESPN, 5/2)....Sioux Falls Skyforce Exec VP/GM TOMMY SMITH was n

Tags: ESPN, NASCAR, New Orleans Saints, Orlando Magic, RDV Sports, People and Pop Culture, Walt Disney

05/02/96
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

LARRY AIELLO, JR., VP and Controller of Corning, Inc., has been elected Chair of Watkins Glen Int''l (NASCAR NEWS, 4/24)....KECIA TILLMAN is the new Trade Show Manager for the NAPBL''s Promotion Corp.

Tags: ESPN, NASCAR, People and Pop Culture, Walt Disney

05/02/96
NAMES IN THE NEWS

Georgetown guard ALLEN IVERSON has declared himself eligible for the NBA Draft. Iverson cited family needs. Iverson signed with DAVID FALK, eliminating the possibility of regaining his amateur status

Tags: Baltimore Ravens, NBA, People and Pop Culture

05/01/96
MUCH-BALLYHOOED SI COVER STORY ON BELLE HITS STANDS

Indians OF ALBERT BELLE is the focus of this week''s SI cover story. SI''s Michael Bamberger examines Belle through the eyes of teammates, coaches (past and present), family and friends, with a focus

Tags: Cleveland Indians, Sports Illustrated, People and Pop Culture, Time Warner

05/01/96
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

Int''l Sports and Entertainment Strategies (ISES) announced the opening of its Sydney office and the appointment of two "Olympic marketing specialists" to begin its Australia business. SAMUAL STRANG,

Tags: People and Pop Culture, Walt Disney

05/01/96
NAMES IN THE NEWS

In a Ft. Lauderdale, FL court room Tuesday, Seahawks WR BRIAN BLADES changed his "not guilty" plea to "no contest" in the manslaughter case involving the death of his cousin CHARLES ("SportsCenter," E

Tags: ESPN, NBA, New York Jets, Seattle Seahawks, People and Pop Culture, Vulcan Ventures, Walt Disney

04/30/96
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

LEN WATSON has joined the PGA Tour as VP, Int''l TV and New Media (PGA TOUR NEWS, 4/29)....MARK COLLINS has been named COO of Florida Sports Enterprises, owned by Paxson Communications and BRUCE FRYE

Tags: CBS, IOC, PGA Tour, People and Pop Culture, Viacom

04/30/96
NAMES IN THE NEWS

MONICA SELES has filed a $16M damages claim for loss of earnings against Deutscher Tennisbund (DTB) Rothenbaum Turnier GmbH, the commercial organizer of the Hamburg Citizens Cup tournament at which sh

Tags: Dallas Cowboys, ESPN, IMG, Minnesota Timberwolves, NBA, People and Pop Culture, Walt Disney

04/29/96
NAMES IN THE NEWS

A Mercedes-Benz worth more than $130,000 on loan to Georgetown sophomore ALLEN IVERSON from a local car dealer may not be permitted under NCAA rules. If the NCAA rules the loan was made because of Ive

Tags: Baltimore Ravens, DaimlerChrysler, Detroit Tigers, ESPN, Milwaukee Bucks, NBA, NCAA, Oakland Athletics, People and Pop Culture, Walt Disney

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