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The second round of bids for IMG are "said to be due by Dec. 13," meaning the jockeying to buy the firm "will shift into a higher gear next week" ( VARIETY.com, 12/4 ). NBC Olympics today announced that Mary Carillo , Cris Collinsworth and Ato Boldon will serve as correspondents for its co...
"It''s a dramatic vote of confidence in us, in our city." -- Detroit Mayor Dennis Archer, on the Lions move back to the city (DETROIT NEWS, 8/21).
Valvoline doubles its media spending to around $10M on its college football campaign, "anchored by the debut" of the Valvoline Halftime ''96 show on ABC-TV. Valvoline, with agency Bozell Worldwide, Ne
If you have an appetite to survey the sites of Chicago, but just don''t have the time to actually visit the Windy City, a virtual tour of Michael Jordan''s Restaurant could hit the spot. The site, dev
MICHELLE ROBINSON was named South Region Sales Manager and BRAD BROWNING has been named Midwest Region Sales Manager for Network International. They will be responsible for continued developed and imp
Philadelphia Mayor Ed Rendell yesterday "threw some cold water" on builder Daniel Keating''s proposal to build a downtown ballpark, according to the PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER. Rendell prefaced his remarks
USA TODAY''s Bryan Burwell calls the NFL''s preseason instant replay experiment "a success" (USA TODAY, 8/21).... The IHL''s 23rd All-Star Game will be held February 18, 1997, at the "brand new" Van A
While the Astros have been the main focus for Virginia Baseball, the WASHINGTON TIMES'' Thom Loverro reports "the Pirates might soon wind up available for purchase and ripe for relocation again." Sour
BRANDWEEK NOTES: ESPN starts shooting its latest "SportsCenter" ads from Wieden & Kennedy this week. The ads break in September and will star Kerri Strug and Dan O''Brien, among others....The Marketin
In a move to "further enhance its marketing efforts ... with a full-time sponsorship sales effort," NASCAR announced it will open an office in New York City, effective October 1. The office, located a
The United States Tennis Association (USTA) yesterday announced the selection of Woodland Hills, CA-based Facility Merchandising Incorporated (FMI) as the exclusive merchandise concessionaire for the