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1968 Apr. 1

Chaffee, Suzy

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Suzy Chaffee

McCormack indicates that there are a lot of changes occurring in the world of professional skiing and he would like to see what happens in a few months before replying to Suzy Stevia Chaffee.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1974 Apr. 25

Halstead, Michael

Memorandum from Michael Halstead to Mark H. McCormack

McCormack does not think it is desirable for the company to become involved in the actual implementation of ski events, however feels there is an excellent opportunity to become involved in the representation of the women's skiing circuit.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1975 Oct. 3

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Paul Thayer

McCormack strongly recommends that Thayer put on a World Championship of Women's Professional Skiing and suggests a date, format, prize money and feels, and television information for said event.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1976 Apr. 16

Halstead, Michael

Memorandum from Michael W. Halstead to Mark H. McCormack

Proposing a "Ladies' Home Journal" association with women's skiing. Halstead proposes four or five women's skiing events including a "Grad Prix of Women's Skiing". Financial, logistic, and other planning aspects are addressed. In addition, Halstead suggests several "ancillary opportunities".

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1975 Aug. 21

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Fred W. Heckel

McCormack sends a letter he wrote to Heckel and asks for his thoughts on skiers Kiki Cutter and Genia Fuller. Enclosure not with letter.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1979 Apr. 2

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Joel E. Smilow

McCormack's skiing people are enthusiastic about Playtex potentially sponsoring women's professional ski racing in the United States.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1977 July 4

McCormack, Mark H.

Memorandum from Mark H. McCormack to Ian Todd

Concerning a meeting with Rosi Mittermaier. McCormack lists items that Mittermaier brought up. Issues include, hiring an assistant, more efficient scheduling of her time, more frequent communication, a financial advisor familiar with German tax laws, a ski instruction television program, and other matters.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1976 Jan. 9

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Fred C. Danneman

McCormack writes regarding ideas for Ladies' Home Journal and Women Superstars. He suggests a major womens professional skiing event on national television and explains how it would be structured, who would compete and costs.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1979 Mar. 8

McCormack, Mark H.

Memorandum from Mark H. McCormack to Jay Ogden

McCormack asks Ogden to prepare a long letter to be sent to the president of International Playtex, Joel Smilow. The letter can contain information from a previous memorandum and a women's ski racing proposal adapted to Playtex.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1979 Apr. 2

International Management Group (Firm)

Memorandum on Women's Professional Ski Racing Tour

A memorandum which relays the details of a potential agreement with Playtex to sponsor women's ski racing. Includes information on locations, format, competitors, publicity and promotional benefits, television, and pricing.

Mark H. McCormack Papers