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Recently Rebranded SMA Kicking Off 12th Annual ConferencePublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 10 / 22 / 14
The Sport Marketing Association today in Philadelphia kicks off its annual conference, SMA XII. This comes after the organization under President Nancy Lough recently unveiled its new logo and website . All members of the Exec Board were involved with SMA's rebranding efforts, wit...
TODAY: MLB National League Attendance Through May 3 YEAR-TO-DATE COMPARISONS TEAM HOME DATES 98 AVG. TOTAL % CAP ''97 AVG. %+/- ''96 AVG. %+/- AZ 12 46,355 556,257 96%
NJ Gov. Christie Whitman yesterday put her state "back in the hunt for Yankee Stadium." Whitman said that her administration will "help prepare a plan for moving the Yankees" to NJ if Yankees Owner Ge
NCTA President Decker Anstrom urged cable companies "to hold prices down to keep the government from changing its mind about deregulation," according to the AP''s Jeanine Aversa. Anstrom made his rema
The Spurs'' plan for a new arena on a Northeast Side of the city is "not winning strong support from City Hall," according to Williams & Anderson of the SAN ANTONIO EXPRESS- NEWS. Yesterday it was rep
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Monday''s crowd of 5,206 for the A''s game against the Blue Jays was the team''s smallest since it announced an attendance of 5,000 April 20 (S.F. EXAMINER, 5/5)....The sale of the NHL Oilers to the E
Despite a 26% drop in its NHL ratings this season, Fox is "expected to exercise its two-year option" after the ''98- 99 season, "albeit at a price lower than the current" $31M a year, according to USA
The sum of the sale of David Falk''s FAME to SFX on Monday could exceed $150M in cash and stock, according to Richard Sandomir of the N.Y. TIMES. SFX is paying $82.9M in cash, one million shares of st
In its annual report, the PGA Tour reported total revenues of $362.1M, up 14.3% from $316.8M in ''96, according to Gene Yasuda of GOLFWEEK. The PGA Tour has projected that revenues this year will top
The WALL STREET JOURNAL''s Pope & Cauley examine the efforts of broadcast networks to convince advertisers to buy time on the networks, rather than on cable. CBS has sent out a study which shows stati