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Published January 9, 2006
The Arizona Diamondbacks named Peter Woodfork assistant general manager. Woodfork was director of baseball operations and assistant director of player development for the Boston Red Sox.
The Corpus Christi (Texas) Hooks of the Class AA Texas League hired Matt Rogers as director of group sales and promoted Brooke Milam to director of retail. Rogers was sales support manager for the Houston Astros. Milam will also be in charge of The Railyard, retail outlet for the Class AAA Round Rock Express.
Compass Facility Management named Jeff Kossow executive director of the Three Rivers Campus of facilities in Kennewick, Wash. Kossow was executive director of the Youngstown (Ohio) Convocation Center.
Delaware North Cos., operators of the TD Banknorth Garden, named Lauren Mabardy premium club service manager, Lindsay Ladd premium sales coordinator, Jennifer Martin premium club coordinator and Caryn Weydemeyer client service coordinator.
Dover International Speedway Inc. hired Allen Clark as contract administrator. Clark was an operations auditor for Dover Downs Inc.
Gateway International Raceway in Madison, Ill., named Rob Mansis and Allison Riva corporate account executives.
Global Spectrum named Matt Fischer director of security and Joseph Boni director of engineering for the new Cardinals Stadium in Glendale, Ariz.
The AFL’s Austin (Texas) Wranglers hired Erin Griffin as public relations manager. Griffin worked in the AFL communications department.
The First Tee named Steve Gerrish manager of communications and marketing. Gerrish is a former manager of community relations for the Jacksonville Jaguars.
Alan Taylor Communications promoted Brett Jewkes to executive vice president and Ryan Mucatel to vice president.
ANC Sports Enterprises named Michael Hopkins public relations manager.
Conover Tuttle Pace hired Todd Graff to lead the agency’s golf division and Jenny Love as senior account director. Alyssa Guidara was promoted to senior account executive.
The Philadelphia Wings lacrosse team named Matt Roik grassroots marketing coordinator, Erin Dunn senior account executive and Loretta Epps sales and service coordinator. Roik is the team’s goalkeeper, Dunn was an account executive for the Philadelphia Flyers and Epps was an account executive for the Wings and game operations intern for the Philadelphia 76ers.
Stephanie LeClair was promoted to director of the International Youth Sports Congress at the National Alliance for Youth Sports.
The Anacostia Waterfront Corp. named Adrian Washington president and chief executive officer. Anacostia will help decide how about 40 acres around the proposed Washington Nationals ballpark will be used.
Stats LLC promoted Jim Corelis to director of product development, Jim Pollard to senior Web developer, Mike Dreckmann to director of fantasy sports and Brian Hogan to development manager of fantasy sports.