Names In The News
Incoming New Zealand Rugby League President HOWIE TAMATI said that his appointment "is a step in the right direction for a sport that has a Maori-dominated player base but no Maori administrators at board level." The president's role "is largely ceremonial, but Tamati expected to have an input on governance issues." Tamati: "I don't have a vote but if they want my opinion I'll give it" (NEW ZEALAND HERALD, 7/1). ... London Evening Standard local TV network London Live TV will launch in March and has hired F1's technician BRYN BALCOMBE to "help with its rollout" (MEDIA WEEK, 6/28).