Duncan Scott Hired as SwimInfo NewsMaster -- June 11, 2004
PHOENIX, AZ, June 10. DUNCAN Scott, respected authority on USA and collegiate swimming and popular public announcer at major events around the country (Santa Clara International, Nationals, NCAA events, US Open; Grand Prix Series meets, Olympic Festival, Masters Nationals, Disability Championships, etc.), will be joining Sports Publications International (SPI) as the NewsMaster for SwimInfo.com.
As a member of 3 NCAA Championship teams at Indiana University swimming under Doc Counsilman and a former national age group record holder in numerous events, Duncan brings tremendous value, perspective and knowledge of the sport of swimming to the NewsMaster position.
This announcement comes just before Swiminfo.com celebrates its eighth birthday on July 1st as the youngest media member of SPI’s family of products. SwimInfo’s sister publications; Swimming World, SWIM Magazine and Swimming Technique have proudly supported the growth of its youngest sibling.
Brent Rutemiller, CEO stated that “Duncan has a keen awareness of the key details and facts that make competitive swimming so interesting. We wanted to provide Duncan with a larger media vehicle to continue his promotion of the sport and in return we all hope that the sport will continue to grow. His addition to the staff will help ensure that SwimInfo.com will remain a source of information for the swimming community.”
Bringing Duncan Scott on board is vital to our stability and germane to our core objective of having quality people produce a quality product,” added Phil Whitten, Editor-in-Chief.