Tag Archives: IMG

By Stephanie Wei under General
Bev Norwood (the guy in the middle) ordering a drink at the media hotel during the U.S. Open

Bev Norwood (guy in the middle) ordering a drink at the media hotel during the U.S. Open

The first time I met Bev Norwood was in the media center at the 2011 Arnold Palmer Invitational. I was a rookie on the beat and still trying to figure out the whole covering the Tour thing, so I was relieved when the first person I ran into after checking in was John Paul Newport from the Wall Street Journal.

Then, Bev, a longtime publicist at IMG, appeared and JP introduced us and told Bev to take care of me. Almost immediately, Bev moved my seat from the slums in the back corner of the media center to the a first class seat in the second row near all the veteran, established writers.

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By Stephanie Wei under Tiger Woods

Tiger: I'm with Steiney...TBD

Tuesday evening the news broke on Twitter of Mark Steinberg’s departure from IMG. Steinberg, who represents Tiger Woods and Annika Sorenstam, headed the management agency’s golf division. According to the AP, Steinberg’s contract was scheduled to expire in June and he was negotiating a new deal when talks broke down on Tuesday.

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By Conor Nagle under Humor

Floating on hot air: the IMG team share some quality time

Every year after the Dunhill Links Championship, the team from IMG (International Management Group) celebrate the end of a long week of producing corporate propaganda… managing people and promoting things by gathering on the hallowed turf of the Old Course for a golf buggy race, some photos with the giant trophy and, most importantly of all, a mass jumping of the burn.

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