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Volume 24 No. 156

Sports Industrialists

     Reebok International, Ltd. of Stoughton named JOHN DUERDEN
as co-president.  He was previously executive VP of global sales.
He was share the title with Chairman PAUL FIREMAN (BLOOMBERG
BUSINESS/BOSTON HERALD, 10/12)....NICK RHODES, Prime Ticket
Network's VP of Business Development, has announced his
resignation and will join fomer Prime Ticket owner BILL DANIELS
as executive VP of Business Development for Daniels Programming
Ventures.  Also at Prime Ticket, TOM MORRIS has been promoted to
VP/Sales (PRIME)....Phil Mushnick reports that MONIE BEGLEY
FEUREY, Senior VP of Corporate Communications at Madison Square
Garden, "has been shown the gate" (N.Y. POST, 10/12).

     BUSINESS WEEK profiles entrepreneur ROGER PENSKE, Chairman
of Penske Corp., the $3.6B transportation empire that includes a
$65M auto racing unit and "a nearly unbeatable Indy car racing
team."  Penske next idea has him "flirting with the idea of a
Formula 1 team for the European circuit" (BUSINESS WEEK, 10/17
issue)....So. FL sports magnate H. WAYNE HUIZENGA was interviews
on CNN's "Moneyline."  On the entertainment industry:
"Consolidation is going to be the name of the game.  There will
be fewer players and bigger players."  On labor problems: "It is
ironic that two out of three of our teams are on strike, and I'm
glad the third one isn't going on strike" (CNN, 10/12).