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Memphis Grizzlies
191 Beale Street
Memphis, TN, 38103
Main: 901.205.1234
Sales: 901.888.HOOP (4667)
Toll-Free: 1.866.648.4668
Basketball Media Relations: 901.205.1606 or 901.205.1607
Business Media Relations: 901.205.1409

Memphis Basketball, LLC

Phone: 901.205.1234

Name Position
Robert Pera Chairman and Controlling Owner
Steve Kaplan Co-Executive Chairman
Daniel E. Straus Vice Chairman

Basketball Operations

Phone: 901.205.1234
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Name Position
Chris Wallace General Manager, Basketball Operations
Ed Stefanski Executive Vice President, Player Personnel
John Hollinger Vice President, Basketball Operations
David Joerger Head Coach
Jeff Bzdelik Assistant Coach
Shawn Respert Assistant Coach
Bob Thornton Assistant Coach
Duane Ticknor Assistant Coach
Elston Turner Assistant Coach
Jason March Assistant Coach/Advance Scout
John Townsend Director, Player Development
Joe Boylan Player Development Assistant
Adam Mazarei Player Development Assistant
Mark Sanford Player Development Assistant
Drew Graham Head Athletic Trainer/Vice President of Player Care
Chattin Hill Head Strength & Conditioning Coach
Sheldon Miller Assistant, Strength & Conditioning Coach
Jim Scholler Assistant Athletic Trainer/Strength and Conditioning
John Faltus Assistant Athletic Trainer/Physical Therapist
Charles Sweeney Equipment Manager/Travel Coordinator
Erik Guyton Team Services Intern
Chantal Hassard Director, Team Operations
David Mincberg Director of Scouting
Davide Prati International Scout
Daniel Marcus Basketball Operations Analyst
Glynn Cyprien Basketball Operations, Assistant/Scout
Marcus Jones Basketball Operations Assistant
Kevin Yeiser Basketball Information Assistant
Vince Ford Team Facilities Manager
Paul Robinson Assistant, Team Operations
Barry Loggins Director, Team Security
Chris Pongrass Coordinator, Basketball Operations
Dan Hartfield Video Coordinator
Colin Schneider Assistant Video Coordinator
Casey Gasgrove Intern, Basketball Operations

Business Operations

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Business Operations

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Jason Wexler President of Business Operations
John Walker Executive Vice President of Business Operations
Zachary Kleiman Counsel
James Connolly Senior Business Analyst, Strategy and Analytics
Kandace Stewart Coordinator, Business Operations

Arena Operations

Phone: 901.205.1234
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Eric Granger Vice President, Arena Operations


Phone: 901.205.1522
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Jeff Olson Director, Event Booking


Jose Gonzales Building Painter
Nicholas Parker Building Maintenance Technician

Event Operations

Phone: 901.205.1521
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Peter Pugh Senior Director, Facility Operations
Kenneth Cox Senior Financial Analyst
Megan George Manager, Events
Brandon Fiedler Arena Production Manager
Nate Johnson Operations Manager
Diana Caglianone Event Coordinator
Jon Moore Coordinator, Operations
Willie Fisher Supervisor, Conversion
Scotty Swanger Supervisor, Conversion
Maurio Batts Coordinator, Conversion
Torey Smith Coordinator, Conversion
Renèe Sparks Supervisor, Central Services
Ben Newsham Clerk, Central Services
Keith Armstrong Electrician
Cedric Rodgers Electrician

Guest Relations

Phone: 901.205.1535
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David Cahill Director, Guest Relations
Mike Sullivan Manager, Event Services
Paula Richmond Sr. Manager, Staff Services
David Rodriguez Coordinator, Event Services

Information Technology

Phone: 901.205.1313
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Scott Pitts Director, IT
Johnathan Yancey Network Support Analyst
James Johnson Network Support Analyst

Community Investment

Phone: 901.205.1252
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Tim Jordan, II Manager, NBA & Player Initiatives, Community Engagement
Mason Massey Coordinator, Education Initiatives, Memphis Grizzlies Community Investments
Casey Holliday Intern, Community Investment
Michael Vinson Intern, Community Investment


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Diane Terrell Vice President, Community Engagement & Executive Director of Grizzlies Foundation
Dairanetta Spain Senior Coordinator, Communications & Community Engagement
Desiree Robertson Manager, Grizzlies Mentoring Alliance
Joel Katz Manager, Youth Sports Partnership, Memphis Grizzlies Foundation
Tiffani Morrow Senior Coordinator, Grizzlies Foundation
Nico Hardaway Grizzlies TEAM Mentor Program Representative
Mya Orr Team Mentor Program Specialist


Phone: 901.205.1266
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Scott Zachry Director of Grizzlies Broadcast Productions
Brett Smith Director, Broadcast Operations
Pat Stage Director, Broadcast Marketing & Original Programming
Nick Modisett Senior Videographer & Editor
Kim Johnson Coordinator, Broadcast
Pete Pranica Television Play by Play Broadcaster
Eric Hasseltine Radio Play by Play Broadcaster
Ian Owen Media Archive Coordinator

Partnership Marketing

Phone: 901.205.1234
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Anthony L. Macri Vice President, Partnership Marketing
Lamont Nelson Director, Partnership Marketing
Ben Gunning Senior Manager, Development
Kenny Keblaitis Manager, Development
Justin Boddie Senior Coordinator, Activation
Mya Donald Senior Coordinator, Activation
Justin Pipes Coordinator, Activation
Nicole Pentecost Coordinator, Activation
Gavin Driskill Business Analyst, Partnership Marketing

Event Presentation

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Jason Potter Director, Promotions and Event Presentation
Carly Knight Senior Manager, Promotions
Tamara Moore Dance Team Choreographer
Joey Thorsen Senior Coordinator, Event Presentation
Terran Gary Entertainment Coordinator
Eric McMahon Mascot Coordinator


Phone: 901.205.1428
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Keith Hegger Vice President, Finance
Barbara Gray Director, Accounting and Financial Reporting
Karen Merrit Controller
Tim Freese Senior Accountant
Durelle Bonds Payroll Manager
Camille Donaldson Revenues Accountant
Chaka Turner Staff Accountant
Kim Newsom Accounting Coordinator

Sales And Service

Phone: 901.888.HOOP (4667)
Toll Free: 1.866.648.4667
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Dennis O'Connor Vice President, Ticket Sales and Service
Gregg Crone Senior Director, Premium Services
Paige Perkins Sr. Manager, Premium Sales
David Harmon Director, Premium Sales
Hateisha Williamson Manager, Premium Services
Monica King Senior Manager, Ticket Services
Carl Rosen Senior Account Executive, Client Services
Amy Walther Coordinator, Ticket Sales & Services
Clifford Jernigan Account Executive, Client Services
Melissa Carlson Account Executive, Client Services
Preston Dennis Account Executive, Client Services
Rickie Means Account Executive, Client Services
Max Alpert Account Executive, Ticket Sales
David Ridenhour Manager, Group Sales
Jason Cockerham Account Executive, Group Sales
Jonathan Jones Account Executive, Group Sales
Paris Perrett Account Executive, Group Sales
Sam Pritikin Account Executive, Group Sales
Tommy Fridy Account Executive, Group Sales
Mike Brown Director, Ticket Sales
Makinzie Foos Ticket Sales Manager
Peggy Rounds Senior Account Executive, Ticket Sales
Kyle Krebs Account Executive, Ticket Sales
Joseph Fitzpatrick Account Executive, Ticket Sales
Mark Greer Account Executive, Ticket Sales
Andrew Vitale Ticket Sales Representative
Bryan (Walker) Eaton Ticket Sales Representative
Cameron Gilbert Ticket Sales Representative
Chris Dyer Ticket Sales Representative
Daniel Goswick Ticket Sales Representative
Jerry Leach Ticket Sales Representative
Lauren Tesler Ticket Sales Representative
Mohamed Fofana Ticket Sales Representative
Nyejel (Kemonie) Thomas Ticket Sales Representative

Ticket Operations

Phone: 901.205.2640
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Garth Webster Vice President, Ticket Operations
Anita Biles Manager, Ticket Operations
Michael Rose Manager, Ticket Operations
Devin Maddox Assistant Manager, Ticket Operations
Lisa Smith Assistant Manager, Ticket Operations
Matthew Helms Coordinator, Ticket Operations

Marketing & Communications

Phone: 901.205.1483
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John Pugliese Vice President, Marketing, Broadcast and Communications
Lesley Torrell Senior Director, Digital & Database Marketing
Cynthia Hazell Director, FedExForum and Media Marketing
David Thompson Director, Creative Services
Jason Wallace Director, Communications and Publications
Kristopher Peggs Manager, Multimedia Production
Bryan Rumfola Graphic Designer
Roy Wells Web Developer/Designer
Spencer Soo Social Media & Content Developer
Matt Wills Analyst, Database Marketing & CRM
Laura Gawel Marketing Analyst
Ross Wooden Senior Coordinator, Communications & Publications
Kerri Harper Coordinator, Communications & Publications
Gabrielle Leon Intern, Communication & Publications
Kevin Negron Intern, Communication & Publications
Cayla Cook Intern, Marketing

Human Resources

Phone: 901.205.1602
Arnetria Knowles Vice President, Human Resources
Kim Brunt-Stephens Manager, Human Resources
Lakendra Jeffries Receptionist
Bethany Sharp Intern, Human Resources

Levy Restaurant

Main: 901.205.1850
Perrin Harper General Manager, Premium Services
Ken Gaber Director, Operations
Maureen Higgins Senior Suites, Manager
Jamie West Senior Clubs, Manager
Bobby Zapf Regional Purchasing Manager
Michael Bruzdowski Purchasing Manager
Joe Freitas ADO
Tanya Varner Manager, Accounting
Kimberly Carson Senior Human Resources
Josh Smallie Senior Purchasing Manager


Michael Stanley Executive Chef
Bruce Taylor Senior Sous Chef


Nathan Weindruch Concessions Manager

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Grizzlies Den

Phone: 901.205.1551
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