Featured Story

Executive Transactions

Published in SportsBusiness Daily Global on 10 / 24 / 17

Australian Rio Olympic Team Chief KITTY CHILLER  was appointed Gymnastics Australia CEO. Chiller announced in August that "she would not be putting her name forward to lead the Australian Olympic team to Tokyo and has spent the past two months exploring her options." As a former gymnast, she s...

Read More

Tags: People and Pop Culture

More Stories

12/04/14
The Starting Five

The most-read stories today on SportsBusinessDaily.com 1) MLB Exec VP/Business Tim Brosnan To Leave The League At The End Of Next Month 2) UAB Officially Terminates Football Program; President Says Decision Not Financially Driven 3) Unanimous Vote Approves Venue For DC United, Could Be MLS ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

12/03/14
Executive Transactions

The Basketball Bundesliga (BBL) has appointed ALEXANDER REIL as its new president. The 47-year-old chairman of BBL club MHP Riesen Ludwigsburg "was elected by the league's club representatives on Monday evening." Reil replaces THOMAS BRAUMANN , "who stepped down from his position on June 30" ( S ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

12/03/14
Names In The News

British rider CHRIS FROOME will ride in the 2015 Tour de France "despite previously warning that the proliferation of summit finishes and lack of time-trialling announced in October had tempted him to focus on the Giro d’Italia and Vuelta a España instead ( LONDON TIMES, 12/3 ). ... ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

12/03/14
Twitter Me This...

British Journalism Awards Investigation of year deserved again @heidiblakeST & @insightST for Fifa files; @owen_g Qatar slaves on shortlist. — David Conn (@david_conn) December 2, 2014 Congratulations to my friend @sebcoe on his announcement. Colleagues and Friends wit ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

12/03/14
The Starting Five

The most-read stories today on SportsBusinessDaily.com 1) Patriots Unveil Renderings Of Planned Field-Level Lounge At Gillette Stadium 2) Rams Official Denies Apology To St. Louis Police Following "Hands Up" Gesture 3) Eric Shanks Says FS1 Ahead Of Schedule, Talks Plans For Upcoming Year ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

12/02/14
Hamm To Make Roma Household Name In U.S.

After retiring 10 years ago, former U.S. football player MIA HAMM was back in the spotlight following her appointment to Serie A side AS Roma’s board of directors at the club’s annual shareholders meeting at the end of October. The two-time women’s World Cup Champion told SBD Glo ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture, Europe, North America

12/02/14
Executive Transactions

Former IMG VPs TOM BERRINGTON and SETH HOLMES have set up a Dubai-based sports marketing and rights representation agency called rise. It will operate primarily in the Middle East and North Africa, with its office based at the Dubai Sports City. Berrington will lead rise's representation busines ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

12/02/14
Names In The News

Former F1 driver MARK WEBBER said he was "pretty bruised" and had a "stinking headache" after a crash in a World Endurance Championship race. Webber spent the night in a local hospital "after the accident in Sunday's Six Hours of Sao Paulo event." Webber: "I've got no recollection of the accident ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

12/02/14
Twitter Me This...

For the seventh year in a row, no Brazilians make the Ballon D'Or shortlist. Last was Kaka in 2007. — Brian Homewood (@brianhomewood) December 1, 2014 Of 21 UK doping sanctions in 2014, nine for rugby union + 4 rugby league players. Almost all young players hoping to make it as pr ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

12/02/14
The Starting Five

The most-read stories today on SportsBusinessDaily.com 1) IMG To Cut Workforce By 3% As Way To Eliminate Redundancies With WME 2) NBC, ESPN Land Interviews With Janay Rice, But Did They Come With Strings Attached? 3) Apple Of Their Eye? AEG In Early Talks With Forest City About Buying Barc ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

Video Powered By - Castfire CMS Powered By - Sitecore

Report a Bug