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Competition To Succeed Parker As Nike CEO Heating Up Within Company's Executive RanksPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 06 / 28 / 16
Nike CEO MARK PARKER "isn't going anywhere just yet, but an April shakeup in the executive ranks has set off speculation that an internal battle is brewing for the opportunity to succeed him," according to Matthew Townsend of BLOOMBERG NEWS. Nike President of Product & Merchandising MICH...
BRANDWEEK''s Terry Lefton reports that NFL Interactive VP ANN KIRSCHNER, who has been with the league for about five years as a consultant and on staff, is leaving after the Super Bowl to lead a new f
Dolphins coach JIMMY JOHNSON is sending an apology letter to Bills QB DOUG FLUTIE following the Dolphins'' playoff victory celebration of stomping on a box of "Flutie Flakes" in the team''s locker roo
FIFA President SEPP BLATTER proposed a plan that would see the World Cup finals be held every two years. Finals would be held in even-numbered years, with qualifying in odd-numbered years (AP, 1/3)...
The NHL promoted DOUG PERLMAN to VP/Business Affairs & Special Assistant to the COO. Perlman, who will be responsible for int''l TV, direct broadcast satellite and other distribution mechanisms, has b
Boxing referee MILLS LANE announced that he will end his 31-year refereeing career because "he wants to devote more time as a national television boxing analyst." Lane, who made his debut as a comment
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Billy and Dave -- they''re a jeerin'', as the season''s disappearin'' Hoops fans are bummin'' tonight, ''cause there''s no end in sight, Waiting in an locked-out wonderland. Robert Kraft -- he''s a-mo
J.P. BARRY has joined IMG as VP/Hockey. Barry previously worked as an Associate Counsel with the NHLPA (IMG)....DANITA V. EDWARDS, Dir of PR for IN-based Anthem, Inc., was named NCAA VP/Public Affairs
THE DAILY bids a fond farewell today to our Assistant Editor MARK FEINSAND, who is returning home to New York City after more than two years at our publication. Mark is blessed with one of the sharpes
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Cardinals 1B MARK MCGWIRE was named TIME magazine''s "Hero of the Year." TIME''s Joel Stein: "He realizes that he is not everyone''s image of a hero. So McGwire has become a self-publicist of the Bob
The Chargers signed GM BOBBY BEATHARD to a two-year extension (SAN DIEGO UNION-TRIBUNE, 12/18)....MN attorney JULIE SPRAU was named Exec Dir of the MN Golf Association, replacing ROSS GALARNEAULT, who