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1975 Dec. 24

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Maurice L. Kelley

McCormack makes suggestions in the areas of golf and skiing in response to Kelley's limited budget suggestion and key cities. For golf McCormack proposes LPGA VIP days and for skiing, a Continental Ski Team is suggested. Costs and participants are addressed and a further meeting is requested in Los Angeles.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1972 Sept. 20

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Charles Kettaneh

McCormack thanks Kettaneh for his hospitality in Beirut and would like to discuss working together on land development and international promotion of Kettaneh's country club through films. McCormack asked Ian Todd to be in touch with Kettaneh about a skiing competition in Lebanon for Marlboro Middle East.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1984 Jan. 12

McCormack, Mark H.

Memorandum from Mark H. McCormack to Bob Kain and Jay Ogden

Concerning the growth of winter sports and ski business. Enclosure not with memorandum.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1972 May 4

McCormack, Mark H.

Memorandum from Mark H. McCormack to Firestone file

McCormack is trying to sell Firestone on the idea of sponsoring professional and amateur skiing. They are interested in skiers wearing patches like motor racing drivers do. They are also interested in television.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1972 June 6

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Frederick W. Heckel

McCormack notes the price of skis for Fritz.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1969 July 16

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Leo Lacroix

McCormack spoke to Jean Claude Killy, who asked him to drop Lacroix a note as to to what they could do for him during the upcoming ski season. McCormack thinks they can arrange television film appearances with Killy, participation in travel tours, ski show appearances, and product endorsements. McCormack estimates they can get Lacroix $15,000-$25,000 for the ski season.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1977 Apr. 12

McCormack, Mark H.

Memorandum from Mark H. McCormack to Ian Todd and Michael W. Halstead

McCormack writes regarding Harold Droga, the Managaing Director of Perisher Valley Hotels Pty. The company owns ski shops, is the second biggest importer of ski products in Australia and may be a potential sponsor for Jean Claude Killy.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1974 Apr. 26

McCormack, Mark H.

Memorandum from Mark H. McCormack to Michael Halstead

McCormack agrees with Halstead's comments concerning the ISRA Men's Professional Skiing Tour and would like to discuss it further.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1970 Jan. 9

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Tom Adams

McCormack presents several television ideas that he would like Adams to give some though to in connection with his 1971 sports programming. McCormack's company would be interested in producing a winter sports carnival-type special featuring Jean Claude Killy, as well as some type of series of short Killy instructional films. McCormack also pitches the idea of a Jackie Stewart safe driving film and sug... more

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1968 Apr. 1

Gauffin, Torkel

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Torkel Gauffin

McCormack appologises for being busy when last in Stockholm and suggests a meeting in July when he is there with Jack Nicklaus. Regarding Jean-Claude Killy skis, McCormack suggests contacting H. Kent Stenner of Head Ski Company.

Mark H. McCormack Papers