Information Advantage: Athletic Departments?

http://www.wili-am.com/images/zhath.jpg

In its December newsletter, the  Associated Press Sports Editors ask whether the day will come when College and University Athletic Departments won’t have much need for the local media. Mike Enright, UConn’s Associate Athletic Director/Communications (pictured on the right), is featured in the piece entitled, “Sports Information Directors See Declining Value in Newspaper Coverage.”

About these ads

One Response

  1. A gem of a quote from the one of the SIDs:
    “I’ll be able to tell the whole story on our web site.”
    He’ll be able to tell the story the university wants published and no more.
    He’s obviously a PR man who has never worked in journalism. He seems to be saying that in the future if you want to follow our teams, you can just pay to read our press releases. Does he really think people will buy that?

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 91 other followers

%d bloggers like this: