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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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10/23/96
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

TONY PETITTI has been named Senior VP, Negotiations, for NBC Sports. He was most recently VP or Programming at ABC Sports (NBC)...Trail Blazers VP WALLY SCALES has resigned after 24 years with the tea

Tags: ABC, Anheuser Busch, MLS, NASCAR, NBA, NBC, Portland Trail Blazers, People and Pop Culture, Vulcan Ventures, Walt Disney

10/23/96
IT TAKES TWO: WNBA ANNOUNCES LOBO AND SWOOPES SIGNINGS

WNBA President Val Ackerman announced U.S. Gold Medalists Rebecca Lobo and Sheryl Swoopes have signed contracts to play in the inaugural season of the WNBA, the women''s pro basketball league to debut

Tags: Indiana Pacers, Leagues and Governing Bodies, NBA, WNBA

10/23/96
WHAT ABOUT BOB? IS BRENLY EMERGING AS STAR IN FOX BOOTH?

Fox reports its coverage of Game Three of the World Series Tuesday night drew a preliminary overnight rating of 18.7/29 in 34 overnight markets. The game was the highest rated night in Fox network his

Tags: ABC, Anheuser Busch, Atlanta Braves, Boston Red Sox, CBS, MLB, New York Mets, New York Yankees, News Corp./Fox, Nielsen, Media, Time Warner, Viacom, Walt Disney, Washington Redskins, YankeeNets

10/23/96
LAND HO! WHALERS EXPLORING OPTION TO MOVE TO COLUMBUS?

Columbus, OH Mayor Greg Lashutka and Worthington Industries Inc. founder John McConnell are "wooing" Whalers Owner Peter Karmanos to move the club to Columbus, according to Dan Crawford of COLUMBUS BU

Tags: ECHL, Franchises, NHL

10/23/96
WANTED: MARKETING ASSISTANTS

THE SPORTS BUSINESS DAILY is soliciting resumes for Marketing Assistants at our new location in South Norwalk, CT. Responsibilities include in-house phone sales, subscription renewals, collegiate mark

Tags: People and Pop Culture

10/23/96
NOTHING COMES BETWEEN USA TRIATHLON AND ITS SPEEDOS

Authentic Fitness Corporation, manufacturer of Speedo sports apparel, has reached an agreement with USA Triathlon to become the official apparel sponsor for Team USA through the 2000 Olympic Games in

10/23/96
THOMAS ON A "BUSINESS TIGHTROPE" IN RAPTORS "CHAOS"

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Tags: Franchises, Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment, Toronto Maple Leafs, Toronto Raptors

10/23/96
MLS REVIEWS CONTINUED: CALL IN THE MARKETING MACHINE?

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Tags: Columbus Crew, ESPN, FC Dallas, Leagues and Governing Bodies, MLS, Walt Disney

10/23/96
QUOTE OF THE DAY

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Tags: ABC, Front Page, Walt Disney

10/23/96
GOLF NEWS & NOTES: TIGER'S MODEL PUTTER HOT ITEM

Putter manufacturer Scotty Cameron made a limited run of 3,000 Scottydale putters, the same model used by Tiger Woods in winning the Las Vegas Invitational. The limited item was marketed exclusively f

Tags: PGA Tour

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