U.S. Olympic Committee will pay price if a U.S. city lands the 2024 Olympics

...awarded the Olympics. London's domestic sponsorship program for the 2012 Games produced $1.15 billion.IOC marketing director Timo Lumme says there's some flexibility built into the program, so the USOC might not have to give away as much...

Coliseum Authority | The Augusta Chronicle

...coming to the Augusta Entertainment Complex. Augusta area residents are responding well to such performers, said the marketing director for the ... Don't Miss Databases: Search public records data Things to Do: Events calendar

2016 Olympic Games next big challenge facing Brazil

...has been closed for a year for renovation and is to open next year.In the wake of the World Cup, former IOC marketing director Michael Payne warned against complacency."The danger would be anybody having a false sense of security," Payne...

Web sites can ease car buying

...enter a showroom armed with the same information as a dealer, said Chantel Lenard, Ford Motor Co.'s U.S. marketing director. Sites let buyers configure their vehicles, see what others paid and estimate the trade-in value of their current...

Argentine winger might not play in semifinals vs. the Dutch

...corporate hospitality packages, were seized by Rio de Janeiro police in an investigation into ticket scalping.FIFA marketing director Thierry Weil on Saturday disclosed details of the investigation, in which 11 people have been arrested, saying...

Deborah Barinowski

...to make life a little easier for those in need. Prior to her job at DFCS and moving to Atlanta, she served as Marketing Director at South Gate Shopping Center in Augusta and Assistant Art Director at the Augusta Chronicle. She loved the competition...

Direct to D.C., but not from Augusta

...and to have the FAA interfere and force them to get rid of our slot is just frustrating," said Diane Johnston, marketing director for Augusta Regional Airport.While the nonstop flight's cancelation doesn't affect the cost of getting from...

Cult brands are 100-proof evidence bourbon is back

...quality and variety and hand-crafted story is finally starting to be appreciated," says Kris Comstock, bourbon marketing director for the Buffalo Trace Distillery, which sells the Stagg and Weller brands. Buffalo Trace also produces Pappy Van...

Flawed reservation system cost Augusta Regional Airport thousands in revenue during Masters Tournament

...continued to accept reservations after the ramp was full, eventually shut down the system, said Augusta Regional Marketing Director Diane Johnston. In addition to overbooking, aircraft that did not make reservations flew in and parked at the...

Construction-themed park lets kids move some earth

...as earth-moving equipment is.Unlike most spinning amusement rides, the operator also spins in circles.Park marketing director Chris Peters said that adds a requirement for the job:The workers who do it can't get woozy from spinning in...