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Sochi 2014

Olympic Newsdesk -- Russia vs. NHL; Pechstein vs. ISU

October 23, 2009

Two-time NHL MVP Alex Ovechkin is outspoken in his desire to play in the 2014 Sochi Olympics. (Getty Images)Russia Challenges NHL on OlympicsThe Russian embassy in Ottawa issu...

Sochi Report -- Construction Progress; Olympic Education Launch

October 19, 2009

Dmitry Kozak, one of Russia’s deputy prime ministers, is in charge of overseeing Olympic preparations. (Sochi 2014)(ATR) Two years on from the formation of the Sochi 2014 Wint...

On the Scene: Brand Relaunch for Sochi 2014; Bosco Sport is Seventh Domestic Sponsor

October 07, 2009

Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Kozak and Sochi CEO Dmitry Chernyshenko at the IOC Session. (ATR/Panasonic:Lumix)(ATR) Leaders of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic organizing committ...

Olympic Newsdesk -- Sochi Chief Denies Budget Increase; Olympians Sign with Procter & Gamble

October 01, 2009

Dmitry Chernyshenko insists the budget for Olympic projects is still projected at $6.7 billion. (ATR/Panasonic:Lumix) Olympic Chief Says Sochi Remains on Budget (ATR) Sochi 20...

Olympic Newsdesk - Omega Extends Partnership; U.N. Chief to Address IOC

September 25, 2009

With Omega’s extended partnership with the IOC, the watch maker will have kept time at 29 Olympics. (Getty Images) Omega and the IOC decided it was the right time to extend th...

Sochi 2014 joins the UN's Seal the Deal Coalition

September 14, 2009

September 14, 2009, Moscow, Russia - The Sochi 2014 Organizing Committee today announced it has joined Seal The Deal! – The United Nations led campaign to galvanize political ...

Sochi CEO Present as IOC CoComm Ends

August 26, 2009

Sochi 2014 organizing committee CEO Dmitry Chernyshenko (left) is leading a team of Sochi 2014 officials at the IOC Coordination Commission meetings in Vancouver. (ATR/B. Mack...

Bob Stiles, 60, Sochi 2014 Vice President

August 21, 2009

Bob Stiles. (Helios Partners)(ATR) Bob Stiles, known as one of the world’s experts on Olympic venue planning and operations, died Aug. 20 at his home in Atlanta from natural c...

BREAKING NEWS: Sochi 2014 Unveils Aeroflot as Fifth Major Sponsor

August 19, 2009

Dmitry Chernyshenko with CEO of Aeroflot Vitaly Saveliev (Sochi 2014)(ATR) Sochi 2014 Olympics organizers unveil Aeroflot, Russia's leading airline, as the fifth tier one spon...

Olympic Newsdesk - German/Russian Olympic Summit; Olympic Stocks Rebound

August 05, 2009

President Dmitry Medvedev and German Chancellor Angela Merkel will meet in Sochi next week. (Getty Images) German Chancellor Angela Merkel will meet Russian President Dmitry M...

Olympic Day Celebrated Worldwide

June 23, 2009

IOC president Jacques Rogge held a gala evening in celebration of Olympic Day. (Getty Images) NOCs Stage Olympic Day Celebrations; Host Cities Mark the EventNational Olympic c...

Sochi 2014 Set to Sign Three More Olympics Sponsors

June 17, 2009

Sochi 2014 Olympics chief Dmitry Chernyshenko says the three new tier one sponsors will generate at least $300m (ATR/Panasonic: Lumix)(ATR) Sochi 2014 Olympics chief Dmitry C...