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SBJ/Aug. 19-25, 2013/People and Pop Culture
Faces and Places
Published August 19, 2013, Page 33
|Marc Bluestein of Aquarius Sports and Entertainment and Michael Tatoian of Dover Motorsports at the Pro Football Hall of Fame induction ceremonies earlier this month in Canton, Ohio.
|Hall of famers Sam Huff and Jim Taylor and NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell
|The NFL’s Joe Browne with hall of famer Bobby Bell and inductee Dave Robinson
On the ground at PGA Championship
|ABOVE: NASCAR drivers Ricky Stenhouse Jr. and Danica Patrick join PGA of America executives Pete Bevacqua, Derek Sprague and Paul Levy at the PGA Championship at Oak Hill Country Club.
BELOW: PGA of America executives Sprague, Ted Bishop and Levy enjoy the revival of “Dufnering” after Jason Dufner’s victory at the PGA.
|U.S. Olympic Committee CMO Lisa Baird addresses sponsors at the USOC’s “newfront.” The event Aug. 13 at Conrad New York in SoHo was part of a push to sell ad inventory on TeamUSA.org.
Blazers welcome Moda Health
|Announcing Moda Health’s naming-rights deal for the Portland Trail Blazers’ arena Aug. 13: the Blazers’ Steve Scott, Premier Partnerships’ Erin Prober and Uzma Rawn, Moda Health’s Steve Wynne, Jonathan Nicholas and Dr. William Johnson; Premier Partnerships’ Randy Bernstein; and the Blazers’ Chris McGowan.
Cowboys ride into Frisco
|At the news conference Aug. 13 announcing the move of the Dallas Cowboys’ headquarters to Frisco, Texas: Frisco schools Superintendent Jeremy Lyon, Frisco Mayor Maher Maso, and the Cowboys’ Jerry Jones and Stephen Jones.
|At pre-race ceremonies of the Cheez-It 355 at The Glen: Darcey Macken of Kellogg USA Sales, John Saunders of International Speedway Corp., Brad Davidson of Kellogg North America and Sony Music recording artist Angie Johnson.
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