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  • Laurel J. Richie: The ‘WNBA’ Interview with Kam Williams

    Jul 29, 12 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *Laurel J. Richie has more than three decades of experience in consumer marketing, corporate branding, public relations, and corporate management, with a long track record of developing award-winning campaigns that transform brands and drive business results. As President of the Women’s National Basketball Association (WNBA), she oversees all of the league’s day-to-day business and league […]

  • Laurel Richie Makes History: Takes The Helm Of WNBA

    Jul 6, 11 by EurPublisher 1 Comment

    *Laurel J. Richie made history recently when she became the first African American female president of a national sports league.  Richie took the helm of the Women’s National Basketball Association (WNBA) this year on May 16, a mere three days before the Connecticut Sun played the China National Team in a preseason game. As the […]

  • Laurel Richie Chosen as New WNBA President

    Apr 25, 11 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *The WNBA went for business acumen instead of basketball experience in naming the league’s third president on Thursday. Laurel Richie (pictured) became the head of the 15-year-old league, taking over the helm five months after Donna Orender stepped away from the job in December. Richie comes in at a time when the league appears to […]