Lineman Vince Wilfork threw a football standing by his seat in the Waldorf Astoria ballroom last night to quarterback Tom Brady on stage, who caught it, then fumbled. Wilfork threw another to linebacker Jerod Mayo. It bounced on the piano where Elton John would later perform.
Terteks Tekstil Ithalat Ihracat & Pazarlama AS, the slipper retailer licensed to sell Brazilian supermodel Gisele Bundchen’s lingerie line in Turkey, is seeking a financial adviser to find an industry partner to expand.
Forstmann Little & Co. is working with Morgan Stanley and Evercore Partners Inc. to find a buyer for IMG Worldwide Inc., the talent agency that represents sports stars such as Peyton and Eli Manning, said people with knowledge of the matter.
Mukesh Ambani, chairman of India’s Reliance Industries Ltd., is in talks to buy New York-based talent agency IMG Worldwide Inc., the Indian Express newspaper reported today, citing an unidentified Reliance official.
“A modest man,” Winston Churchill supposedly quipped about Clement Attlee, his successor as prime minister, “but then he has so much to be modest about.” We should say the same about economists, particularly their ability to forecast anything in a useful and timely manner.
Hypermarcas SA, the Brazilian maker of the generic forms of Valium and Claritin, is handing investors the second-best return on the Bovespa this year after revamping its strategy to focus on drugs and beauty products.