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Basketball - 07 Nov 2016 - Federations & NOCs
USA Basketball is to elect a new chairman this month after Jerry Colangelo decided not to seek a third term in the post.
Basketball - 21 May 2008 - Federations & NOCs
Valerie Ackerman, member of the FIBA Central Board and President of USA Basketball, has received the ‘Women and Sport Achievement Diploma’ from International Olympic Committee President Dr. Jacques Rogge in recognition of her outstanding contribution in promoting the development and participation of women and girls in sport.
Basketball - 21 Jan 2004
At the annual meeting of the Union of European Leagues of Basketball (ULEB) in Bled, Slovenia on Wednesday, Eduardo Portela was re-elected as the organization's president for a period of four years, until June 2008. Portela, who is also president of the Spanish League (ACB), will form part of the ULEB board of directors, along with four vice-presidents: Radovan Lorbek, president of the Adriatic League (ABA), Enrico Prandi, president of the Italian League (Lega Serie A), Otto Reintjes, general co
Basketball - 10 Dec 2003
FIBA Europe made a new addition to its staff recently, when former international player Yannick Souvré joined the organisation as Marketing Manager.
Basketball - 03 Oct 2002
FIBA Europe announced two key personnel moves today with the addition of Mr. Nar Zanolin as Assistant Executive Director and Mr. Kosta Iliev as Assistant Sport Director.
Basketball - 29 Aug 2002
Mr Patrick Baumann was today appointed by the Central Board of FIBA. His term of office, as the new Secretary General of FIBA, will begin on 1st January 2003.
Basketball - 12 Jun 2002
Recent developments at England Basketball including the resignation and suspension of the Chief Executive (Simon Kirkland), recent staff changes, the temporary appointment of Laszlo Nemeth as acting Deputy Chief Executive and the wish of Laszlo Nemeth, with support from the EB Board Members to communicate honestly and effectively with England Basketballs members and partners has led to several situations that EB Board Members wish to comment on.
Basketball - 13 May 2002
At today's General Assembly of the 50 European Basketball Federations, Mr. Giorgios Vassilakopoulos from Greece has been elected new President of FIBA-Europe for the 2002 - 2006 term of office.
Basketball - 06 Jul 2001
The National Basketball League today announced the appointment of former Adelaide 36ers’ captain and 1980 Olympian Peter Ali as Chief Executive Officer.
Basketball - 02 Jul 2001
Sixteen of the 21 member federations of FIBA-Oceania were present yesterday, 1st July 2001, as the Confederation's Congress met in the rest day of the 5th Oceania Tournament for its quadrennial meeting to elect the new FIBA-Oceania President and the Oceania Management Committee (Executive Board) members. To the post of President of the organisation Mr. Bob Elphinston was elected unopposed.
Basketball - 11 Apr 2001
Basketball Australia today announced that Sydney 2000 Paralympic Games Chief Executive Lois Appleby has been appointed to the Board.
Basketball - 08 Dec 2000
Arturo Nunez takes Top Job at NBA Latin America
Basketball - 08 Nov 2000
England Basketball Appoints New Finance Officer
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