Turner's Lazarus joins Career Sports

He will become president of media and marketing

NEW YORK -- Former Turner Entertainment Group president Mark Lazarus has joined an Atlanta-based sports and entertainment agency.

Lazarus will become president of media and marketing at Career Sports & Entertainment. He will work on, among other things, an account with the NASCAR Media Group that the company just received.

Career Sports & Entertainment works with Aflac, AT&T, the NFL's Atlanta Falcons and Kellogg, among others, as well as representing about 200 athletes, coaches and broadcasters and developing about 200 hours of outdoor programming annually to ESPN.