U.S. Olympic Committee statement on International Olympic Committee commission appointments
Vanessa Virbitsky
March 11, 2011 10:05 AM

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
March 11, 2011

U.S. Olympic Committee statement on International Olympic Committee commission appointments
 
In response to the International Olympic Committee's appointments of U.S. Olympic Committee Chairman Larry Probst and CEO Scott Blackmun, the following statement is attributable to Blackmun:
 
"Larry and I are honored to join these very important commissions. We are grateful that the IOC has selected us to serve alongside so many important leaders of the Olympic Movement, and we look forward to working on behalf of the worldwide Olympic Movement."
 
Probst will serve as a member of the international relations commission and Blackmun on the marketing commission. To read the IOC's commission report, click here.
 
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