Sun Microsystems Inc. Co-Founder ANDY BECHTOLSHEIM resigned
Thursday to pursue a new venture in networking technology (Mult.,
8/11)....JIM LIBERATORE has been named GM of Liberty Sports'
Sunshine Network in Florida. He succeeds DAVE ALMSTEAD as GM
(Sunshine Network)....JOE GANGONE was named Senior VP for
Sponsorship sales for Madison Square Garden. He had served as
VP/Sales for WNBC-TV for the last three years (MSG)....SCOTT
EPSTEIN was named Dir of Local Sales for MSG....MARTY SHAPIRO was
promoted to Manager of National Sales (MSG)....Tennis coach NICK
BOLLETTIERI is profiled in the current issue of TENNIS magazine.
Peter Bodo writes that Bollettieri "has grown and changed, and so
has his approach to player development. ... He has been holding
kids back, stressing the importance of education and personal
development" (TENNIS, 9/95 issue).
CLARIFICATION: DOUG KIRK has been appointed Dir of
Interactive Programming and Business Development for Sports
Illustrated Television not Sports Illustrated (THE DAILY).