SBJ/January 24 - 30, 2005/Faces Places
Photos from industry events
Published January 24, 2005
Magic’s DeVos speaks to Phoenix fans
Orlando Magic owner Rich DeVos talks to an audience at America West Arena as part of the Phoenix Suns Speakers Series. DeVos, who was a co-founder of multilevel marketer Amway Corp., spoke before the Suns-Miami Heat game Jan. 11.
Here’s to 20 years of Air
Celebrating the 20th anniversary of the Nike Air Jordan with a sneak peek at the Air Jordan XX were (from left) Rick Mina, CEO and president of Foot Locker; Jordan brand President Larry Miller; and Michael Jordan. The get-together kicked off activities at the Michael Jordan Celebrity Invitational golf tournament earlier this month at the Atlantis, Paradise Island resort in the Bahamas.
HuckJamming in Glendale
Tony Hawk’s Boom Boom HuckJam wheeled into the Glendale Arena near Phoenix on Jan. 14. Some of the action will be show during the Super Bowl pregame show Feb. 6 on Fox. From left: David Sternberg of Fox action-sports channel Fuel; Phil Weintraut, Cox Communications; Gaby Schoepflin, Fox Cable Networks; Kimiko Warden, Fuel; skater Bam Margera; Casey Schick, Fox Cable Networks; David Safran, Fox Cable Sports; and Peter Vesey, Fuel.
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