From Bernie Wilson, Associated Press:
Harvey Schiller, a former executive director of the U.S. Olympic Committee, is stepping down as commercial commissioner of the America’s Cup.
Will Chignell, the chief marketing and communications officer with the America’s Cup Event Authority, said Monday that it was Schiller’s decision to leave. Schiller has held the position for two years. He didn’t immediately respond to calls or an email from The Associated Press seeking comment Monday.
America’s Cup boss Russell Coutts didn’t immediately respond to an email seeking comment. Schiller’s last day will be Aug. 31.