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Volume 24 No. 159
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Executive Transactions

N.C. State Univ. AD DEBBIE YOW "received a two-year extension" and "got $50,000 added to her annual supplemental income in her new contract," which runs through '17. Yow would receive a "$100,000 bonus" for a national title in football or men’s basketball and "would receive a $50,000 bonus for a national championship in women’s basketball and $25,000 for one in any other sport."  Yow’s annual salary, $354,200, "remains unchanged with the extension" (Raleigh NEWS & OBSERVER, 11/17). In Raleigh, Caulton Tudor wrote Yow's impact has been “quick, profound, entirely positive and probably long-standing” (NEWS & OBSERVER, 11/18).

COMINGS & GOINGS: In this week's SPORTSBUSINESS JOURNAL, Terry Lefton reports the Eagles named Learfield Sports Senior Dir of Business Development MOLLY MULLADY ARBOGAST VP/Corporate Partnership Development. Meanwhile, MLS VP/Marketing & Consumer Products STU CRYSTAL has “quietly departed the league after 12 years.” Crystal, a former Starter and adidas marketer, is “consulting and looking at new opportunities” (SPORTSBUSINESS JOURNAL, 11/19 issue).

: The D’Backs named CRAIG SHIPLEY Assistant to GM KEVIN TOWERS (D’Backs)….The Univ. of South Carolina's Gamecock Club promoted JEFF CRANE to Senior Associate AD, STEVE EIGENBROT to Dir of Development, JORDAN GARDNER to Membership Services Coordinator WAYNE HIOTT to Assistant Dir of the Gamecock Club. In addition, the club named ELAINE ARNOLD Assistant Dir of Development, KENDALL BELK Communications & Stewardship Coordinator, and JAY BROWN Assistant Dir of the Gamecock Club (Gamecock Club)….Texas A&M named Univ. of South Carolina Senior Associate AD/Academics & Student Support RAYMOND HARRISON JR. Senior Associate AD (Texas A&M)....EPL club Liverpool Dir of Communications JEN CHANG has left the club after less than six months (PA, 11/16).

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