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Executive Transactions

WME Sports promoted agent IRA STAHLBERGER to Partner. Stahlberger leads the marketing, licensing and charitable efforts for some of the biggest personalities in sports and entertaining, including Pro Hockey HOFer WAYNE GRETZKY, Rams QB MATT STAFFORD and Fox Sports NFL analyst TERRY BRADSHAW, among others. Meanwhile, WME Sports also promoted Partner LEE WHITE to Head of WME Sports Content. White in this newly created role will lead all sports content efforts, including building out media and production companies for clients. Additional promotions include JASON ROSENBERG (team sports), JONATHAN CHAFE (golf) and DAVIS HOLMAN (golf) to Agents. NICOLE ELLATRACHE in the football group has been promoted to Client Services Manager and DALLAS STEEL from the social media & content strategy team has been promoted to Manager (WME Sports).

The WNBA Dallas Wings and Panther City Lacrosse Club named former NWSL K.C. Current COO AMBER COX to the same position and former MLB Rangers Dir of Corporate Partnerships SEAN FERRETTI CRO. The Wings and Panther City also named former Current VP/Ticket Sales & Service JEN FUSCI to the same position and former Current VP/Partnerships AMANDA ZANGHI Senior Dir of Corporate Partnerships (Wings).

Kohl's Corporate named Bears Dir of Corporate Communications MEGHAN BOWER to a PR role. This Friday will be Bower's last day with the team (Bears).

Learfield, Louisiana Tech's longtime multimedia rightsholder, named LA Tech alums BRAD PIETZ LA Tech Sports Properties GM and SADIE PATTON Coordinator of Partnership Services (, 6/27).

Tempus Ex Machina named former USC AD JK MCKAY Exec Football Advisor and broadcast technology operations veteran TED CHEN VP/Technical Operations (Michael Smith, SBJ).

These career changes are recorded every day in the SBJ Atlas Executive Directory. With more than 60,000 contacts curated over 15 years and boosted by the power of Inside View, the SBJ Atlas Executive Directory provides clients with a searchable database of the most relevant executives.

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