AS EXPECTED, ESPN MAGAZINE FILLS KEY EDITORIAL SPOTS
ESPN Magazine Editor-in-Chief JOHN PAPANEK formally
announced the appointment of several editorial execs. STEVE
WULF, who spent 20 years at Time Inc., will become Exec Dir
of ESPN Magazine; LYNN CRIMANDO, formerly the Assistant
Managing Editor of Money Magazine and Operations Dir at SI,
was named Managing Editor; and NIK KLEINBERG, formerly the
Dir of TV & New Media at SI For Kids, will become Dir of
Photography. Papanek also announced the addition of TOM
FRIEND as an L.A.-based Senior Writer. Friend most recently
served as the N.Y. Times' West Coast sports correspondent.
Former SI Presents Art Dir DARRIN PERRY was named Design Dir
of the biweekly to launch in March, '98 (ESPN Magazine).