Sports Moran named CEO of Calgary 2026

22:41  31 july  2018
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The chair of the Calgary Olympic bid corporation — now named Calgary 2026 — is resigning from most of the other boards he sits on and the hunt for a chief executive officer is on.

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CALGARY - Mary Moran has been named chief executive officer of the group working on a possible bid for the 2026 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games.

Moran was introduced at a news conference at Canada Olympic Park, which is one of the legacy venues from the 1988 Winter Games in Calgary.

As CEO, Moran is the primary strategist of a bid working alongside the Calgary 2026 volunteer board headed by Scott Hutcheson.

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To make time for her new role, Moran will take a leave of absence from her position as president and CEO of not-for-profit corporation Calgary Economic Development.

Calgary has not yet committed to bidding for the Winter Games again. The to submit a bid is January.

A plebiscite measuring the public's desire to bid is scheduled to be held later this year.

Calgary police investigating death on plane .
Calgary police say they are in the early stages of their investigation into the death of a man who being deported to Amsterdam from Canada. The man died following an altercation with two Canada Border Services Agency officers on a Tuesday flight departing from Calgary. Police say they responded to a plane that had returned to the gate after the altercation. Both the agency and police say the man was in medical distress and was taken to hospital, where he was later pronounced dead.Police say an autopsy has been completed, but they are still trying to determine the cause and manner of death.They say the man's name will not be released until his family is notified.

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