Featured Story

Faces and Places: SBA winners

Published in SportsBusiness Journal on 05 / 25 / 15

Read More

Tags: People and Pop Culture, Sports Business Awards

More Stories

05/04/15
Faces and Places

Golf goes to Washington The eighth annual National Golf Day took place April 15 in Washington, D.C. The Presidents Cup captains Nick Price (International) and Jay Haas (U.S.) are in the front with Steve Mona, CEO of World Golf ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

05/04/15
Bodenheimer on failure as a first step

S teve Jobs was standing over at the coffee bar. It was about fifteen minutes before the start of The Walt Disney Company’s spring board meeting in Orlando in March 2006. Two months earlier, in one of Bob Iger’s first initiatives a ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

05/04/15
Plugged In: Larry Novenstern

Media industry veteran Larry Novenstern has been with Tennis Channel for 2 1/2 years, working as vice president of integrated partnerships. Prior to that he was a media buyer for the likes of Optimedia and Deutsch, when he bought Fox’s NFL halftime sponsorship and NBC’s Triple Crown spo ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

05/04/15
People: Executive transactions

Baseball MLB promoted Chris Park to senior vice president of growth, strategy and international, and Jim Small to vice president of Asia Pacific. John McHale Jr. was named a special assistant to the commissioner. Colleges The Collegiate Water Polo Association hired Kevin Ma ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

04/27/15
W.C. Heinz anthology ‘a labor of love’

Sportswriter W.C. Heinz, shown in 1960, attracted notice from the likes of Damon Runyon and Ernest Hemingway. Photo by: LAWRENCE FRIED O ne of sportswriter W.C. Heinz’s most fa ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

04/27/15
Plugged In: Josh Furlow, Competitor

Since 2013, Competitor Group Inc. has seen several of its leading executives depart. The latest move occurred in January, when former CEO David Abeles left less than a year into his tenure. That opened the door for Josh Furlow. As the company’s new president, Furlow now oversees the Rock &rsq ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

04/27/15
Faces and Places

Indianapolis insiders Executives and family members from Turner, CBS and the NCAA — including Turner’s Lenny Daniels and David Levy, CBS’s Sean McManus and the NCAA’s Mark Emmert — gather backst ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

04/27/15
People: Executive transactions

Baseball The Heartland of America Baseball League named Phil Wilson commissioner. Colleges The University of Montana hired Mike Hanson as assistant athletic director of communications. Hanson replaces Dave Guffey , who will retire. Facilities Brooklyn Sports and Ente ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

04/20/15
Plugged In: Libba Galloway, PAADS

The field of athlete development is becoming a more important service for organizations in sports, as teams, leagues and others look to help athletes navigate the challenges they may face both on and off the field. As executive director of the Professional Association of Athlete Development Special ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

04/20/15
Forty Under 40 celebration

All 40 members of the 2015 class of Forty Under 40 were in the room at the JW Marriott Los Angeles L.A. Live for the annual ceremony April 9. The awards celebration provided a festive ending to this year’s IMG World Congress of Sports. ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

Video Powered By - Castfire CMS Powered By - Sitecore

Report a Bug