Anthony Jones-DeBerry joined the Trail Blazers in December 2012. A seasoned executive with more than 18 years of sales experience emphasizing premium seating and suites, Jones-DeBerry serves as the team’s Vice President of Premium Seating. Before relocating to Portland, Jones-DeBerry was most recently Executive Vice President of Sales for Los Angeles-based Owners Pass, a national specialty sales consultant for Fortune 1000 companies in the creation of customized corporate packages. Divisions under his management focused on premium seats and experience offerings for such events as the Super Bowl, BCS National Championship Game and the NCAA Basketball Final Four. Prior to his time at Owners Pass, Jones-DeBerry served as Vice President of Premium Seating Sales at STAPLES Center. His career also includes senior sales executive roles for other AEG-owned venues – The Home Depot Center (Carson, CA), Sprint Center (Kansas City) and O2 Arena (London). A football letterman as a linebacker at the University of Notre Dame and later UCLA, Jones-DeBerry holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from UCLA.