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Volume 26 No. 109
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Executive Transactions

The Hawks promoted GM TRAVIS SCHLENK to President of Basketball Operations & GM. The Hawks also promoted the following: CHELSEA LANE to VP/Athletic Performance & Sports Medicine; DAN MARTINEZ to VP/Team Operations; DEREK PIERCE to VP/Player Personnel; DOTUN AKINWALE JR. to Dir of Scouting; MIKE MCNEIVE to Dir of Player Personnel; DANIEL STARKMAN to Senior Manager of Basketball Operations; NICK RESSLER to Manager of Basketball Operations, PAUL JESPERSON to Assistant Video Coordinator; CHRIS MAST to Data Scientist, Athletic Performance & Sports Medicine; and CONNOR SMITH to Assistant Athletic Trainer (Hawks).

EXECS: Independent Sports & Entertainment named S.F.-based consultancy BrandForward Dir of Athlete Relations ERIC EVENSON Dir of Marketing (ISE)....The Red Wings promoted KRIS DRAPER to Dir of Amateur Scouting. Draper was previously the assistant to former Red Wings Exec VP & GM KEN HOLLAND (DETROIT NEWS, 8/17).

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