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2014 Masters Tournament committee

...Mass.; Ted Bishop, Franklin, Ind.; John Bodenhamer, Far Hills, N.J.; Daniel B. Burton, Lancaster, Pa.; Rick Burton, Atlanta; Steve Carman, Middleburg, Fla.; Tom Carpus, Kennett Square, Pa.; David Cherry, Adelaide, South...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/masters/2014-masters-tournament-committee
Richard Burton

EDGEFIELD, S.C. - Mr. Richard Hugh Rick Burton, 55, of Burton Dr., died Thursday at his residence. Graveside Services will be held Sunday September 23, 2012 at 2 P.M...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000160022263
Backlash from fans directed at players

...not always factual.' We've got to wait for the real facts to come out."Those facts are simple, according to Rick Burton, a sports marketing professor at Syracuse University. What the players are doing, he said, is being thorough, regardless...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2011-07-23/backlash-fans-directed-player
Woods' down fall makes sponsors cautious

...product. "Brands continually will come back to individuals who they believe will help them sell more product," said Rick Burton, former chief marketing officer of the United States Olympic Committee and now a sports marketing professor at Syracuse...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2009-12-15/woods-down-fall-makes-sponso
Golf | Tiger Woods
Bidders line up for Boston's beloved team

...Babe Ruth to the hated New York Yankees. Owning any team requires a special kind of irrationality and patience, said Rick Burton, a sports marketing expert at the University of Oregon. "It's almost a caveman appeal," he said. "The guy who...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/08/15/bas_318986.shtml
Baseball
Iverson leads in scoring, but trails in endorsement race

...most prominent one proclaiming, "Only the strong survive." "Madison Avenue isn't ready for cornrows," said Rick Burton, director of the Warsaw Sports Marketing Center at the University of Oregon. "That's racist, but that's the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/04/16/nba_259133.shtml
NBA
Colleges cash in on corporate donations

...gift. Such gifts buy corporations the publicity associated with a sports arena without the big league prices, said Rick Burton, director of the Warsaw Sports Marketing Center at the University of Oregon. For example, Wells Fargo's $5 million...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/08/05/oth_235178.shtml
Other sports
Firm is first to cut ties

...Woods had acknowledged mistakes and said he would be back in a month, Accenture might be able to ride it out, said Rick Burton, a professor of sports management at Syracuse University, in an interview. But Accenture can't afford to wait for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2009-12-14/firm-first-cut-ties
Golf | Tiger Woods
Time away from course to damage Tiger's business

...They're going to hedge, they're going to buy some time to determine whether or not the situation will turn," said Rick Burton, former chief marketing officer of the United States Olympic Committee and now a sports marketing professor at Syracuse...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2009-12-13/time-away-course-damage-tige
Golf | Tiger Woods
France family calls shots for NASCAR

...And they've done a fabulous job of growing the sport. We probably have more than we ever thought we would have." Rick Burton, director of the University of Oregon's Warsaw Sports Marketing Center, compares the family to Pete Rozelle, who...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/12/25/nas_365824.shtml
Nascar