The NHL named CLAUDE LOISELLE Manager of Hockey
Operations (NHL). Loiselle replaces DAVID NONIS, who
resigned to become the Canucks' Senior VP/Hockey Operations
(BLOOMBERG NEWS, 8/19)....Wieden & Kennedy, OR, named NORMAN
SHAFFER Group Media Dir for the Nike account, a new post.
He was Exec VP & Dir of Media Services at Jordan McGrath
Case & Taylor, NY (WALL STREET JOURNAL, 8/19)....Turner
Sports promoted TOM HUGHES to Dir of PR (CABLE WORLD, 8/17)
...Tennis Canada Media Dir LORETTO VELLA "has been let go in
a downsizing move"....PATRYCIA AZZARA was promoted from U.S.
Open Assistant Ticket Manager to Ticket Manger....Reebok
promoted DOUG CAHN to VP/Human Rights Programs, from Dir of
Human Rights Initiatives (TENNIS WEEK, 8/20 issue).