Featured Story

The road ahead for the NFL, and lessons for current, future executives

Published in SportsBusiness Journal on 09 / 29 / 14

T he self-admitted mishandling of the Ray Rice situation by both the Baltimore Ravens and NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell has been painful to observe for sports business professionals or, even closer to home, any father with daughters. It is reason...

Read More

Tags: Opinion

More Stories

03/14/11
Spotlight: Scott Paddock

Scott Paddock spent 12 years at Gatorade marketing one of the most pervasive brands in sports. He hopes to apply many of the lessons he learned there in his new job as president of International Speedway Corp.’s Paddock Chicagoland Speedway. After playing host to sellout cro ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

03/14/11
Faces and Places

B odenheimer, King win Maxwell Football Club Awards BILL McCAY / MAXWELL FOOTBALL CLUB George Bodenheimer (right), ESPN and ABC Sports president, accepts the Franc ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

03/14/11
What I Like: Dave Morrow

PROFESSIONAL What I Like … ■ Insight: Never, ever, ever give up! ■ Influential person in my career: Jim Davis, New ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

03/14/11
People: MLB hires Torre

Baseball Major League Baseball named John Thorn official baseball historian and Joe Torre as executive vice president for baseball operations. The Boston Red Sox promoted Troup Parkinson to senior vice president of corporate partnerships, Craig Shipley ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

03/07/11
Faces and Places

Showdown at the Garden GETTY IMAGES From left: Ivan Lendl, Andre Agassi, John McEnroe and Pete Sampras pose at the BNP Paribas Showdown on Feb. 28 at Madison Square Garden in New York City. Lendl played McEnroe and Agassi to ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

03/07/11
In the Office: Joe Steranka

Two sides of Joe Steranka's corner office in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla., overlook a golf course. And from time to time, he even gets to play it. What did you expect from the CEO of the PGA of America? His job is to promote golf and he has to do his part. "If the CEO of the PGA of America is too bus ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

03/07/11
People: Angels' flagship station hires GM

Baseball KLAA-AM , the Los Angeles Angels’ flagship station, hired David Baronfield as general manager. Basketball Hoops LP , parent company of the Memphis Grizzlies and FedEx Forum , hired Michael Behrman as vice president of finance. Behrman was a consultant and had ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

02/28/11
IMG College completes personnel moves

IMG College has formalized several high-ranking personnel moves, including the promotion of Tony Crispino to chief operating officer. Crispino, formerly IMG’s senior vice president for operations and finance in the Cleveland office, is moving into IMG College’s headquarters in Winston-Salem, N.C., ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

02/28/11
What I Like: John Rowady, rEvolution

Professional RANDY KORWIN John Rowady, President & CEO, rEvolution What I Like … ■ An insight : In the people business, culture wins. You can use all the technology you want to run you ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

02/28/11
From Bills' intern to EVP

BUSINESS FIRST OF BUFFALO Mary Owen, niece of owner Ralph Wilson, has worked on the Bills’ regional efforts. As Mary Owen recalls, she was 12, maybe 13, when she first met Ralph Wilson. To most of the world, Wilson was the owner of the Buffalo Bills. But to Ow ...

Tags: People and Pop Culture

Video Powered By - Castfire CMS Powered By - Sitecore

Report a Bug