The NFLPA’s selection committee has decided to extend the contract of executive director DeMaurice Smith. The union has not yet decided whether it will be a three- or five-year extension. NFLPA president Eric Winston explained to PFT on Wednesday that the precise term of the contract will be determined later, with the union’s Executive Committee [more]
NFL players union chief DeMaurice Smith’s term was extended by a vote on Tuesday. (AP) It’s like a boxing card that’s announced years ahead of time: NFL commissioner Roger Goodell vs. NFLPA executive director DeMaurice Smith, comingShow More Summary
The campaign is over before it even really began. The NFL Players Association selection committee has unanimously determined to keep DeMaurice Smith as the executive director, consistent with a process that the union adopted to avoid the 10-candidate clusterfudge that unfolded in 2015. The 14-member selection committee could have determined to open the job up [more]
The former executive director of the Nebraska Family Alliance is running for a seat in the Legislature. Al Riskowski of Lincoln announced Tuesday that he will run for the seat … Click to Continue »
Ryan Gosling and Harrison Ford pose alongside Blade Runner 2049 director Denis Villeneuve and executive producer Ridley Scott on the cover of Wired‘s October issue, out on newsstands now. Here’s what the Blade Runner 2049 cast and crew had to say: Ryan on the secrecy of the Blade Runner 2049 plot: “I’m not even sure [...]
Former Snap Inc. and Facebook executive Sriram Krishnan is joining Twitter as senior director of product. Krishnan announced via tweet that he will start at Twitter Oct. 2, saying, "I'm going to be joining Twitter and become a part of #theflock to work with the fantastic product team there. As someone who uses Twitter a...
Embattled boxing judge Adalaide Byrd is not under suspension or been reprimanded in any way according to NSAC executive director Bob Bennett. Byrd has been taking a lot of heat… Read More » The post 118-110 judge feels terrible, shattered appeared first on fightnews.com.
Player leaders of the union can begin voting Tuesday on whether to retain DeMaurice Smith as executive director without opposition, Mark Maske of The Washington Post reported. The vote is scheduled to take place by Oct. 15. A 14-member selection committee initially will vote. A unanimous vote would extend Smith’s contract automatically, making a March [more]
Cisco Systems Inc.’s former chief executive officer and current executive chairman John Chambers (pictured) will stand down from the company’s board of directors in December, its been revealed. Chambers, who served as CEO from 1995 to...Show More Summary
by Christopher Frizzelle Wier Harman, Town Hall's executive director. Courtesy of Town Hall Last spring, Wier Harman announced that he was stepping away from day-to-day functions as executive director of Town Hall Seattle, the cultural hub that programs 450 events per year in music, literature, and science. Show More Summary
By Sean Jones: The Nevada State Athletic Commission executive director Bob Bennett says the judge that scored last Saturday’s fight between Saul Canelo Alvarez and Gennady “GGG” Golovkin in favor or Canelo by a 118-110 score will beShow More Summary
San Juan Community Theatre is seeking an Executive/Artistic Director.
Start each week with this encouragement to show and share the love of Jesus. Episode 32: When Disasters Bring Out the Best in Our Gospel Witness Ed Stetzer, executive director of the Billy Graham Center, talks about the role of people of faith during times of natural disasters. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Monday named a lawyer and former NFL player as executive director of the White House Initiative on Historically Black Colleges and Universities, as the administration faces criticism from those institutions of promises unkept.
Jen MacLean, a 25-year veteran of the video game industry, is the new interim executive director for the International Game Developers Association (IGDA), the world’s largest nonprofit group serving game developers. MacLean has already been serving as managing director for the association’s charitable arm, the IGDA Foundation, and will continue in that role. MacLean started […]
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on a White House meeting of presidents for historically black colleges and universities (all times local): 9:20 a.m. President Donald Trump has named a new executive director for the White House Initiative on Historically Black Colleges and Universities. Jonathan M. Show More Summary
Women are making only modest gains on screen and behind the scenes in television according to a new study released by Martha Lauzen, executive director of the Center for the Study of Women in Television and Film at San Diego State University.
While ESPN’s Teddy Atlas and Stephen A. Smith were fired up after the fight between Gennady Golovkin and Canelo Alvarez was deemed to be a split-decision draw, the executive director of the Nevada Athletic Commission admitted that one of the fight’s three judges needs “a small break” from big fights. Adalaide Byrd turned in a scorecard […]
Bob Bennett, executive director of the Nevada State Athletic Commission, has defended judge Adalaide Byrd's controversial scoring of Gennady Golovkin 's split draw with Saul Alvarez on Saturday as a "bad day." In a closely fought contest...Show More Summary
The issues at the museum have raised eyebrows in art circles nationally. “Obviously the Walker has a slight cloud over it right now,” said Tom Eccles, executive director of the Center for Curatorial Studies at Bard College. “It’s a cloud; not a downpour, but it needs to get out of it quickly.”