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

    29 days ago - By Chron

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    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...
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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

    29 days 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.
    . MaryBonoUSA has deleted this tweet pic.twitter.com/b5Cg3Ow0hv
    - 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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