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Sponsor Spotlight: Coke Chief Cheers Beijing Plans, Samsung Launches Africa Sponsorship, Lenovo Profits Rise

May 27, 2007

Coke chair Neville Isdell at the May 24 World of Coke launch. (ATR)  Coke Chiefs Look Forward to Beijing Coca-Cola chairman Neville Isdell says the company ...

Xerox Ends Olympic Sponsorship

October 07, 2003

(ATR) - Xerox has decided to end its worldwide Olympic sponsorship at the end of the Athens Olympics. The company has been an Olympic sponsor since 1964 and a member of the wo...

John Hancock Sold, Sponsorship Unchanged

September 29, 2003

(ATR) - TOP sponsor John Hancock Financial Services has been sold to a Canadian insurance company for $10.9 billion. According to a spokesman for John Hancock, the company's s...

Olympic Day 2003: McDonald's the Sponsor

June 23, 2003

(ATR) - The founding of the modern Olympics on this date 109 years ago was celebrated this weekend with sound of running feet in Olympic Day Runs being staged in more than 150...

Olympic IT Sponsor Officially Atos

March 16, 2004

 (ATR) - The worldwide sponsorship in the information technology category is now under the brand of Atos Origin, the French company that acquired previous sponsor Schlumberger...

One Year to Athens Paralympics

September 17, 2003

(ATR) - Athens organizers today commemorate the final year to the 2004 Paralympics with the unveiling of the medals to be awarded during the games. A Paralympic mascot will al...

I.T. Olympics Sponsor Sold

September 23, 2003

(ATR) - Schlumberger, the worldwide sponsor for the Olympics in the information technology category, has sold Sema, its information technology business, to French computer ser...

Nike Reaches Olympic Sponsorship Deal

January 22, 2003

(ATR) - Sporting goods giant Nike and the U.S. Olympic Committee are set to announce a multi-million dollar sponsorship to provide uniforms for the U.S. teams for Turin and Be...

Athens Report; McDonald's Renews

February 26, 2003

(ATR) - The IOC's chief inspector for the Athens Games says preparations remain in a race against time, but that all will be ready. Denis Oswald was one of nearly a dozen pres...

Ebersol Thanks Friends at Memorial

December 17, 2004

(ATR) Speaking from a hospital bed at a memorial for his son, NBC Olympics chairman Dick Ebersol says his family is â??overwhelmedâ? at the outpouring of condolences after a ...

Lenovo To Remain Olympics Computer Brand

December 08, 2004

(ATR) Lenovo will continue to be the brand associated with the companyâ??s worldwide sponsorship of the Olympics, a marketing official with the IOC tells Around the Rings.The...

NBC Olympics Chief Leaves Hospital

December 06, 2004

Dick Ebersol, 57, has been discharged from hospital in Grand Junction, Colo.(ATR/File) Below, salvage workers in Montrose prepare to move the wreckage of the charter jet that ...