• Bono resigns as USA Gymnastics president after 4 days

    1 month ago - By The Seattle Times

    When former California Congresswoman Mary Bono took over as the interim president for USA Gymnastics last week, she pointed to the opportunity to “reconnect” with a sport she loved growing up. The connection lasted all of four days. Bono stepped down on Tuesday, saying she felt her affiliation with the embattled organization would be a...
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  • USA Gymnastics interim CEO quits after anti-Nike tweet

    USA Gymnastics interim CEO quits after anti-Nike tweet

    1 month ago - By Politicus USA

    Mary Bono resigned as interim chief of USA Gymnastics on Tuesday, only four days into the job, after she drew fire for a tweet she sent criticizing Nike Inc's use of former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick in an ad campaign.
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  • New USA Gymnastics interim president resigns after being called out by Simone Biles for anti-Nike tweet

    New USA Gymnastics interim president resigns after being called out by Simone Biles for anti-Nike tweet

    1 month ago - By Business Insider

    Interim president of USA Gymnastics Mary Bono resigned on Tuesday after just five days on the job.
    Bono's resignation came after getting called out by two of the most prominent members of USA Gymnastics, Simone Biles and Aly Raisman.
    Bono was criticized for her anti-Nike tweet as well as her association with a firm that helped to cover-up Larry Nassar's allegations.
    Interim president of USA Gymnastics Mary Bono resigned on Tuesday after just five days on the job.
    Bono was made the interim president of USA Gymnastics on October 12, but would quickly be enveloped in controversy after getting...
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  • Mary Bono Resigns as Interim CEO of USA Gymnastics After Just 4 Days on the Job

    1 month ago - By Time

    Mary Bono has resigned as interim USA Gymnastics President less than week into her job, and following scrutiny from Olympic gymnasts over her appointment.
    “It is with profound regret, coupled with a deep love for the sport of gymnastics and respect for those who aspire to be great gymnast that i today tendered my resignation as the interim CEO of USA Gymnastics,” Bono, a former Congresswoman and gymnast, said in the letter Tuesday afternoon. “My withdrawal comes in the wake of personal attacks that, left undefeated, would have made my leading USAG a liability for the organization.”
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  • USA Gymnastics head resigns after four days following anti-Colin Kaepernick tweet

    1 month ago - By Philly

    Simone Biles and Aly Raisman spoke up after Mary Bono tweeted.
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  • USA Gymnastics president resigns after Olympian backlash

    1 month ago - By NBC News

    Mary Bono was appointed to the position on Friday to replace Kerry Perry, who resigned in September after just nine months on job.
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  • USA Gymnastics interim CEO Mary Bono resigns five days after taking job

    USA Gymnastics interim CEO Mary Bono resigns five days after taking job

    1 month ago - By Sporting News

    Mary Bono received backlash last week for a Twitter video which showed her covering up the Nike logo on her shoes.
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  • Anti-Nike Tweet Causes USA Gymnastics Interim Chief Mary Bono to Step Down After 5 Days on the Job

    Anti-Nike Tweet Causes USA Gymnastics Interim Chief Mary Bono to Step Down After 5 Days on the Job

    1 month ago - By Fortune

    The USA Gymnastics interim chief Mary Bono has stepped down following blowback to a month-old tweet in which she appeared to color in the Nike logo, a response to the sports brand's Colin Kaepernick ad campaign. Bono held the job as USA Gymnastics chief executive for five days before stepping down.
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    - Yashar Ali October 14, 2018
    Bono, a former Republican congresswoman in California, took over for the organization's previous CEO, Kerry Perry, after a massive leadership shakeup at the beginning of 2018. In September, Perry...
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  • USA Gymnastics CEO is out over Kaepernick tweet, Nassar link

    USA Gymnastics CEO is out over Kaepernick tweet, Nassar link

    1 month ago - By New York Post

    That's two in two months. Mary Bono resigned from USA Gymnastics on Tuesday, four days after she was named interim CEO of the organization. She had taken the reins from CEO Kerry Perry, who resigned on Sept. 4 after just nine months in control. Bono had come under fire both for her background (being part of...
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  • Interim USA Gymnastics President Mary Bono Resigns, Defends Anti-Colin Kaepernick, Nike Tweet

    1 month ago - By SI

    Bono was just named to the interim position last Friday.
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  • Bono resigns from USA Gymnastics after 4 days

    1 month ago - By ESPN

    Former congresswoman Mary Bono announced Tuesday that she has resigned as interim president and chief executive officer of USA Gymnastics after a tenure of four days.
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  • Mary Bono resigns as interim CEO of USA Gymnastics following anti-Nike tweet aimed at Colin Kaepernick

    1 month ago - By CBS Sports

    Bono only held the position for five days
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  • Mary Bono Resigns as USA Gymnastics CEO After Anti-Nike Tweet

    1 month ago - By Bleacher Report

    Mary Bono, who was appointed the interim president and CEO of USA Gymnastics last week, has resigned, per CNN's Sarah Boxer , in the wake of a number of controversies, including ...
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