Serie A club Inter Milan on Friday elected new Owner ERICK THOHIR as club President. Thohir, who "purchased a majority stake of Inter last month," was "confirmed as the new president at an extraordinary board meeting," bringing his predecessor MASSIMO MORATTI's 18-year tenure to an end (AP, 11/15). Thohir, ROSAN ROESLANI, and HANDY SOETEDJO, who form Int'l Sports Capital now own a 70% stake in the club (Christopher Botta, Staff Writer).
EXECS: Palace Sports & Entertainment named former Browns Senior VP/Business Development JIM ROSS Exec VP/Business Operations & Strategy (SPORTSBUSINESS JOURNAL, 11/18 issue)....NASCAR named Dew Tour GM KENNY MITCHELL Managing Dir of Brand & Consumer Marketing. Mitchell will work with NASCAR VP/Marketing KIM BRINK on the sport's brand direction and strategy (SPORTSBUSINESS JOURNAL, 11/18 issue).
Do you have an executive announcement? If so, please send to firstname.lastname@example.org.