Featured Story

Hangin' With ... Kia Motors France General Dir Marc Hedrich

Published in SportsBusiness Daily Global on 04 / 28 / 17

Kia Motors France named MARC HEDRICH its general director in ’15. Since his appointment, the company has continued its commitment to sponsoring sports in the country and throughout the world. It was a major sponsor of Euro 2016 in France, and as the official automotive partner of FIFA will s...

Read More

Tags: People and Pop Culture

More Stories

01/22/16
Twitter Me This ...

I hate delayed plane... — Romain Grosjean (@RGrosjean) January 21, 2016 UKAD: amateur cyclist Robin Townsend suspended for 4 yrs after testing positive for stimulant modafinil — Dan Roan (@danroan) January 21, 2016 Not sure about the merits of this European Olympic ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

01/22/16
The Starting Five

The most-read stories today on SportsBusinessDaily.com: 1) Colin Cowherd Rips Group Of Five Schools Over Inability To Cover Cost Of Attendance 2) Nick Symmonds Goes After USOC, USATF With Sponsor-Related Lawsuit 3) Facebook Launches Its Sports Stadium That Allows Users To Follow Specific ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

01/21/16
Executive Transactions

BeIN Media Group CEO NASSER AL-KHELAIFI  announced YOUSEF AL-OBAIDLY  as president of beIN Sports France. Al-Obaidly was delegate general director of beIN Sports France since the launch of the channel. He succeeds Al-Kehlaifi as beIN Sports France president, while keeping his already exi ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

01/21/16
Names In The News

A source in the Russian Basketball Federation (RBF) said that  SERGEY BAZAREVICH , the first Russia-born athlete to play in the NBA, "will take the post of head coach of the Russian national basketball team." The appointment of Bazarevich will be "officially announced on Wednesday." T ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

01/21/16
Twitter Me This ...

Handed accreditation. Me "if there's one place I won't need that it's Leicester." Steward "Where's your accreditation?" *fumbles in pocket 😳 — Gary Lineker (@GaryLineker) January 20, 2016 Barto & board had said shirt deal with Qatar was all tied up months ago / before AGM. Bu ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

01/21/16
The Starting Five

The most-read stories today on SportsBusinessDaily.com: 1) Skipper Dismisses Narrative Of Fundamental Issue At ESPN, Talks OTT, Cord-Cutting 2) NHL Allowing John Scott To Participate In All-Star Weekend Following Voting Controversy 3) Francesa Says He Will Not Return To WFAN After Current ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

01/20/16
Executive Transactions

Three Tennis Australia board members resigned from the organization "just days before the Australian Open began in Melbourne." The trio are former tour professionals KERRYN PRATT  and JANET YOUNG , along with Tasmanian businessman PETER ARMSTRONG . Young has been a director since '08, w ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

01/20/16
Names In The News

The MLB N.Y. Yankees have agreed to terms with Dutch infielder DIDI GREGORIUS on a one-year, non-guaranteed contract, thus avoiding arbitration ( Yankees ). ... Top 14 club Clermont Auvergne's VIKTOR KOLELISHVILI "faces a long ban after he was cited for pushing over referee Wayne Barnes in his s ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

01/20/16
Twitter Me This ...

Sampaoli will be very hard to replace but at least next Chile coach will have consecutive summer tournaments to work intensively with squad — Nick Dorrington (@chewingthecoca) January 19, 2016 UEFA confirm Platini will be paid "until further notice". Salaries of Platini, Infantino ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

01/20/16
The Starting Five

The most-read stories today on SportsBusinessDaily.com: 1) MLB Reaches Settlement In Lawsuit Regarding TV Home Markets, Blackout Policies 2) Northern Trust To Replace Barclays As Title Sponsor Of First FedExCup Tourney In '17 3) Rams, Chargers Staff Members Meet Regarding L.A.; Kroenke, S ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

Video Powered By - Castfire CMS Powered By - Sitecore

Report a Bug