NAMES IN THE NEWS
MIKE PAUL, President of NY-based MGP & Associates, Inc.
announced the creation of MGP's Sports Division. The
division will handle general sports marketing assignments,
but mostly specialize in counseling athletes through various
crisis situations, including sexual harassment, racial
discrimination and drug addiction (MGP & Associates).
OTHER NAMES: SHAWNA RICHER has joined the Toronto Globe
& Mail as a Toronto-based sports reporter, and will cover "a
wide range of sports," including football (GLOBE & MAIL,
10/30). ...DONNA SUMMER will sing the national anthem at
tonight's Celtics season opener against the Bulls (Celtics).