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THE SPORTS BUSINESS DAILY SEEKS MARKETING MANAGER

THE DAILY is seeking a Marketing Manager to be responsible for in-house phone sales, subscription renewals, collegiate marketing and database management. Position would start in South Norwalk, CT, and

Tags: Classified Advertisements

06/04/98
WNBA'S ACKERMAN PREVIEWS YEAR TWO; TV INVENTORY SOLD OUT

WNBA President Val Ackerman said that the league''s second season "is all about beginning to find our place in the world and taking steps and growing." Ackerman said the season starting June 11 will f

Tags: Leagues and Governing Bodies, WNBA

06/04/98
CBA UNDERGOING "FUNDAMENTAL PHILOSOPHICAL SHIFT"

As the CBA "plots a planned expansion and considers" a possible TV contract, the league is "borrowing liberally from a game plan that minor league baseball has used to drive increased attendance and h

Tags: AEG, Colorado Rapids, Leagues and Governing Bodies, NBA, Time Warner

06/04/98
SAMARANCH SAYS U.S. ATHLETE SUCCESS LEAD TO GAMES SUCCESS

IOC President Juan Antonio Samaranch "emphasized that Utah''s prospects for a successful [2002 Winter] Games depend largely on a good performance by the U.S. Olympic Team," according to Mike Gorrell o

Tags: IOC, NHL, Olympics, SLOC, USOC

06/04/98
MEDIA NOTES

FROM CANADA: In Toronto, William Houston reports that the "key reason" for the delay in the Maple Leafs signing a cable rights deal "has been an impasse between Molson Breweries and the Leafs." Molson

Tags: BSkyB, English Premier League, Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment, NBA, Media, Toronto Maple Leafs

06/04/98
MARKETPLACE ROUND-UP

WILL MICHAEL DO IT? In Philadelphia, the INQUIRER''s Deputy Editorial Page Editor Chris Satullo writes an open letter to Michael Jordan and suggests that upon his retirement, Jordan should make sure N

Tags: DaimlerChrysler, Dallas Stars, Detroit Pistons, IndyCar, Nike, Palace Sports & Entertainment, PGA Tour, Reebok, Southwest Sports Group

06/04/98
DOES CANADA'S TOBACCO DEAL GIVE REPRIEVE FOR ONLY TWO YEARS?

The Canadian government introduced amendments that will allow tobacco companies to continue sponsoring sports and cultural events through 2000, according to McIlroy & McCarthy of the Toronto GLOBE & M

06/04/98
COULD FISSURES SLOWLY BE DEVELOPING IN THE ESPN BEHEMOTH?

ESPN''s ratings for the first quarter of ''98 "plunged," according to Scott Hettrick of the HOLLYWOOD REPORTER, who writes that the decline of ESPN''s nightly 11:00pm ET "SportsCenter" is "most alarmi

Tags: ESPN, News Corp./Fox, NFL, Nielsen, Media, Walt Disney

06/04/98
SIGNS, SIGNS, EVERYWHERE ARE SIGNS: PVI INKS WITH PHILLIES

NJ-based Princeton Video Image (PVI) has signed with the Phillies to provide the team with its L-VIS electronic imaging system for all home games broadcast on WPHL-TV and Comcast SportsNet during the

Tags: Comcast-Spectacor, MLB, Philadelphia Phillies, PVI, San Diego Padres

06/04/98
EVENT & ATTRACTION NOTES

U.S. World Cup soccer team members Cobi Jones, Chad Deering, Eddie Pope, Mike Burns and Brian McBride appeared on ABC''s "GMA" live from Central Park. The players named their MLS team when introducing

Tags: ABC, ESPN, Events and Attractions, MLS, Nike, Walt Disney

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