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U.S. Bank Renews 49ers Sponsorship In Multiyear Agreement

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 08 / 27 / 14

The 49ers today will announce that they have extended U.S. Bank's sponsorship in a multiyear agreement. The bank will remain the team's official consumer banking partner. U.S. Bank will have a presence at Levi’s Stadium, including providing all of the on-site ATMs. The bank also will feature 4...

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05/29/96
STADIUM NOTES

MA House Speaker Thomas Finneran has named former BOSTON HERALD sports business reporter Phil Primack as a policy aide. The appointment of Primack, "who wrote extensively on casinos and the megaplex,

Tags: Cablevision, Facilities, Madison Square Garden, NHL, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Wilson Sporting Goods

05/29/96
INDY RACE WEEKEND: OVER 500,000 ATTEND DUAL RACES

"After months of hype, neither the Indianapolis 500 nor the competing U.S. 500 proved to be a classic event. But the Indy 500 may have bested the rival race by avoiding a calamity," writes Bill Koenig

Tags: Leagues and Governing Bodies

05/29/96
REEBOK PULLS A REVERSE WITH SEASON-OPENING PROMOTION

Reebok will team with Visa, Fox, Foot Locker and the NFL for a season-opening game-card promo to introduce Reebok''s reversible "home and away" licensed NFL jersey, according to Terry Lefton of BRANDW

Tags: Foot Locker/Venator Group, News Corp./Fox, NFL, Nike, Reebok, Visa

05/29/96
LEAGUE NOTES

On ESPN''s "Sports Reporters," Mitch Albom noted the superiority of NHL overtimes compared to other sports: "You watch 10 straight minutes of overtime in hockey before you get a chance to take a breat

Tags: ESPN, Leagues and Governing Bodies, MLB, NBA, NHL, Walt Disney

05/29/96
CORPORATE WORLD OF ROGER PENSKE EXPLORED BY N.Y. TIMES

The multi-billion dollar "transportation empire" of ROGER PENSKE was examined by the N.Y. TIMES on Sunday. In addition to the publicly traded Penske Motorsports Inc. (which includes speedways in MI, C

Tags: Int'l Speedway Corp., People and Pop Culture

05/29/96
ROSE BOWL IN ALLIANCE? PAC-10 OFFICIALS TO DISCUSS

Presidents of Pac-10 schools will discuss a plan this week that would allow the Rose Bowl to join the college football bowl alliance, according to the WASHINGTON POST. Under the current proposal, the

Tags: ABC, CBS, Colleges, Viacom, Walt Disney

05/29/96
EXECUTIVE TRANSACTIONS

RAY ALLEN has signed a management agreement with Advantage Int''l ("SportsCenter," ESPN, 5/28)....Clarion Marketing & Communications announced the following appointments: ERIC LEVINE, Account Supervis

Tags: ESPN, NBA, NFL, People and Pop Culture, Walt Disney

05/29/96
RED SOX SUED OVER CABLE RIGHTS FEES

Boston''s WSBK-TV has filed suit against the Red Sox and Bruins, its partners in NESN, claiming the teams are "threatening to run NESN into the ground by grabbing for more of its revenue than the team

Tags: Boston Bruins, Boston Red Sox, Media, Viacom

05/29/96
MEDIA NOTES

New Web sites: The French Open''s online site can be found at http://www.frenchopen.org (English) or http://www. rolandgarros.org (French) (USA TODAY, 5/28); NCAA info is now available at http://www.n

Tags: Baltimore Ravens, Cablevision, CBS, Indianapolis Colts, MLB, NCAA, New York Liberty, News Corp./Fox, NFL, Media, TBS/TNT, Viacom

05/29/96
THE SPORTS BUSINESS DAILY TURNSTILE TRACKER

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