OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Geico is promoting the car insurer's No. 2 executive to president and chief operating officer, but the Berkshire Hathaway company says Tony Nicely remains active as chairman and CEO.
The College World Series title for UCLA Tuesday night was its first. But for Dennis Poppe it was his last championship. From his NCAA office, Poppe has traveled to Omaha for the last 26 years as the supervisor of the event. He’s retiring at the end of this year after 40 years with the NCAA. But Poppe’s decision to step aside isn’t the only major behind-the-scenes change the last two years.