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Sochi 2014

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...

On the Scene -- Olympic Organizers Report to IOC Leaders

June 16, 2009

The IOC EB met behind closed-doors Monday and Tuesday. (ATR/Panasonic Lumix)(ATR) Organizers of the next three Olympics will update the IOC Executive Board on preparations fo...

New Sochi Construction Leader Appointed

June 08, 2009

Taimuraz Bolloev is charged with ensuring venues and infrastructure for the 2014 Games is delivered on time and budget (Olympstroy) The IOC dismisses fears that the massive co...

Sponsor Spotlight -- IAAF Inks Samsung Deal; High Hopes for Sochi

May 23, 2009

IAAf and Samsung signed a $75 million sponsorship deal. (Getty Images) Track and field’s world governing body, the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF), a...

Sochi 2014 Olympic Chief Sets Ambitious Sponsorship Target

May 20, 2009

Dmitry Chernyshenko wants to wrap up the top tier sponsorship program by the 2010 Winter Games. (ATR/ Panasonic:Lumix) Despite the ongoing global recession, Dmitry Chernyshenk...

On the Scene -- IOC Commission Leader Confident in Sochi Preparations

May 14, 2009

Jean-Claude Killy says the size of the task facing Russia to prepare for the Games is “absolutely immense.” (ATR/Panasonic:Lumix) The head of the IOC Coordination Commission f...

On the Scene -- Sochi's Great Construction Race

May 13, 2009

Dmitry Kozak insists preparations are on the right track. (ATR/Panasonic:Lumix)The Russian government minister overseeing preparations for the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics tells...