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Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 08 / 29 / 14

SportsBusiness Daily is seeking an entry-level Staff Writer at our Charlotte, N.C., headquarters. Qualified candidates will have excellent knowledge of sports and business issues, with equally strong writing and verbal skills. Must also have a solid work ethic and thrive in a team environment. Stron...

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08/05/98
MARKETPLACE ROUND-UP

At the Corel WTA Tour''s Toshiba Classic in San Diego, the center court''s back walls are featuring ads "prominently displayed" for the film "The Negotiator." The film is produced by Arnon Milchan''s

Tags: General Motors, Washington Nationals

08/05/98
LEAGUE NOTES

In Chicago, Ron Rapoport: "Three WNBA coaches fired in nine days? And to think there are those who said women''s basketball would never catch up to the men''s game" (CHICAGO SUN-TIMES, 8/5)....The six

Tags: Leagues and Governing Bodies, WNBA

08/05/98
WALL STREET JOURNAL HAS DISNEY MAKING A PLAY FOR NHL PACKAGE

Disney has "offered to pay" the NHL "about" $400M for five-year exclusive broadcast rights on ABC and ESPN, "roughly double the combined annual rate now paid" by ESPN and Fox Sports, according to Caul

Tags: ABC, ESPN, Leagues and Governing Bodies, News Corp./Fox, NHL, Walt Disney

08/05/98
WHERE THE BOYS ARE: OUT-OF-HOME, WATCHING ESPN

A Nielsen Media Research study of out-of-home viewers shows that "in a typical week more than 2.9 million men tune in to ESPN, 2.4 million of whom are 18 to 49," according to John Dempsey of DAILY VAR

Tags: ESPN, Nielsen, Media, Walt Disney

08/05/98
FACILITY NOTES

In Baltimore, Jon Morgan writes that the Ravens'' new stadium features 60,000 "bright purple seats," a "delight, or an eyesore, depending on your tastes." Around 9,000 seats, most in the members-only

Tags: Baltimore Ravens, Facilities

08/05/98
SHE COMES HIGHLY RECOMMENDED: SELIG-PRIEB TAKES OVER BREWERS

Wendy Selig-Prieb was officially named President & CEO of the Brewers yesterday, taking over for her father, Bud Selig, who relinquished the position to become MLB Commissioner, according to Tom Haudr

Tags: Anheuser Busch, Franchises, Milwaukee Brewers, MLB

08/05/98
NBA, PART II: HUNTER SAYS UNION WON'T LET BIRD RULE FLY

NBPA Exec Dir Billy Hunter dismissed a report by Jeffrey Denberg that appeared in the Atlanta Constitution and on ESPN SportsZone, which quoted an unnamed player saying that the Bird exception could b

Tags: ESPN, Leagues and Governing Bodies, NBA, SportsLine.com, Walt Disney

08/05/98
FRANCHISE NOTES

BEANIE MADNESS HITS TX: A Beanie Baby promo helped draw 45,213 to the Blue Jays-Rangers game last night, up from the Rangers'' season average of 36,892 (THE DAILY). ESPN''s Karl Ravech reported that p

Tags: Chicago Cubs, ECHL, ESPN, Franchises, Minnesota Vikings, Toronto Blue Jays, Utah Jazz, Walt Disney

08/05/98
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

Nike promoted CHARLIE BAKER from Acting VP/Retail & GM of Int''l Retail to GM & VP/Global Retail (Nike)....CNN/SI''s VINCE CELLINI was named co-anchor of CNN''s "Sports Tonight," joining FRED HICKMAN

Tags: MLB, NCAA, Nike, Sports Illustrated, People and Pop Culture, Time Warner

08/05/98
FOX/LIBERTY TABS FX'S SONNENBERG AS EXEC VP

FX Exec VP MARK SONNENBERG was named Exec VP and head of Fox/Liberty Ventures. Sonnenberg''s new responsibilities will include overseeing the company''s interests in Fox Sports World, Speedvision, Out

Tags: Cablevision, New York Liberty, News Corp./Fox, People and Pop Culture

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