Jay Burzon, the VP-sales of The Sporting News
and 41-year veteran of the magazine industry, will retire at yearend. Mr. Burzon, 65, is a former publisher of Woman's Day
, which under his stewardship rose from last place to first among women's service magazines in ad pages, and boasted a sales force that was a hotbed for future magazine executives such as Donna Kalajian Lagani and Ron Galotti.
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