Grizzlies Summer League Coverage

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
John Hollinger Vice President, Basketball Operations
Ed Stefanski Executive Vice President, Player Personnel
David Fizdale Head Coach
J.B. Bickerstaff Associate Head Coach
Nick Van Exel Assistant Coach
Keith Smart Assistant Coach
Adam Mazarei Assistant Coach
John Townsend Director, Player Development
Joe Boylan 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
Zac Cupples Assistant Strength & Conditioning Coach/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
Glynn Cyprien Basketball Operations, Assistant/Scout
Daniel Marcus Basketball Operations Analyst
Joseph Keedy Basketball Operations Analyst
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, Business & Legal Affairs
Nick Arcuri Sports Dietitian/Chef
Adam Vichitvongsa Intern, Nutrition
Dan Hartfield Video Coordinator
Colin Schneider Assistant Video Coordinator
Casey Gasgrove Intern, Player Development
Wiley Anderson Intern, Team Services

Business Operations

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Name Position

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

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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
Brandon Fiedler Arena Production Manager
Nate Johnson Operations Manager
Diana Caglianone Event Manager
Alyson Pane 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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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
Andrew McGregor Technical Support Technician

Community Engagement & Foundation

Phone: 901.205.1252 | Send e-mail
Diane Terrell Vice President, Community Engagement & Executive Director of Grizzlies Foundation
Desiree Robertson Manager, Grizzlies Mentoring Alliance
Joel Katz Manager, Youth Sports Partnership, Memphis Grizzlies Foundation
Tim Jordan, II Manager, NBA & Player Initiatives, Community Engagement
Tiffani Morrow Senior Coordinator, Grizzlies Foundation
Mason Massey Coordinator, Education Initiatives, Memphis Grizzlies Community Investments
Nico Hardaway Grizzlies TEAM Mentor Program Representative
Mya Orr Team Mentor Program Specialist
Shatarra Barnum AmeriCorps VISTA, Mentor Program Coordinator
Dominique Garrett AmeriCorps VISTA, Mentor Program Coordinator
Candace Hamar AmeriCorps VISTA, Training Institute Coordinator
Sharda Bettis SBYD Fellow


Phone: 901.205.1266
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Scott Zachry Director of Grizzlies Broadcast Productions
Brett Smith Director, Broadcast Operations
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

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Anthony L. Macri Vice President, Partnership Marketing
Lamont Nelson Director, Partnership Marketing
Rob Aycock Sr. Manager, Development
Kenny Keblaitis Manager, Development
Brooke Manning Senior Coordinator, Activation
Mya Donald Senior Coordinator, Activation
Leslie Finch Coordinator, Activation
Nicole Pentecost Coordinator, Activation
Gavin Driskill Business Analyst, Partnership Marketing
Emily Pugh Intern, Partnership Marketing

Event Presentation

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Jason Potter Director, Promotions and Event Presentation
Carly Knight-Lyons Senior Manager, Promotions & Regional Marketing
Kate Ulrich Coordinator, Promotions & Event Presentation
Amanda Jones Coordinator, Promotions & Regional Marketing
Tamara Moore Entertainment Manager & Choreographer
Terran Gary Entertainment Coordinator
Eric McMahon Mascot Coordinator
Stephen Barbush Intern, Game Presentation


Phone: 901.205.1428 | Send e-mail
Keith Hegger Vice President, Finance
Barbara Gray Director, Accounting and Financial Reporting
Karen Merrit Controller
Durelle Bonds Payroll Manager
Stephanie Harrison Senior Accountant
Chaka Turner Staff Accountant
Kim Newsom Accounting Coordinator
Shelley Carter Finance Assistant
James Baker Finance Intern
Travarious Cunningham Finance Intern

Sales And Service

Phone: 901.888.HOOP (4667) | Toll Free: 1.866.648.4667 | Send e-mail
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, Client Services
Carl Rosen Senior Account Executive, Client Services
Clifford Jernigan Account Executive, Client Services
Joseph Palermino Account Executive, Client Services
Lauren Tesler Account Executive, Client Services
Rickie Means Account Executive, Client Services
Max Alpert Account Executive, Ticket Sales
David Ridenhour Manager, Group Sales
Baker Kimberly Coordinator, Group Sales
Jason Cockerham Account Executive, Group Sales
Jonathan Jones Account Executive, Group Sales
Paris Perrett 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
Bryan (Walker) Eaton 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
Cameron Gilbert Ticket Sales Representative
Chris Dyer Ticket Sales Representative
Daniel Goswick Ticket Sales Representative
Jerry Leach Ticket Sales Representative
Mohamed Fofana Ticket Sales Representative
Nyejel (Kemonie) Thomas Ticket Sales Representative

Ticket Operations

Phone: 901.205.2640 | Send e-mail
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

Marketing & Communications

Phone: 901.205.1483 | Send e-mail
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
Megan Gattas Digital Marketing & Email Coordinator
Ross Wooden Senior Coordinator, Communications & Publications
Kerri Harper Coordinator, Communications & Publications
Jared Emerson Intern, Communications & Publications
Rachel Noble Intern, Communications & Publications
Jonathan Ellis Intern, Graphic Designer
Njeri Robinson Intern, Marketing

Human Resources

Phone: 901.205.1602 | Send e-mail | Employment
Arnetria Knowles Vice President, Human Resources
Kim Brunt-Stephens Manager, Human Resources
Lakendra Jeffries Part-time Receptionist/Activation Specialist
Bethany Sharp Intern, Human Resources

Levy Restaurant

Main: 901.205.1850
Perrin Harper General Manager, Premium Services
Ken Gaber Director, Operations
Angela Rutberg Controller
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
Demetrius Cole Sous Chef


Rob Fredette General Manager, Concessions
Jacob Carlise Manager, Concessions
Nathan Weindruch Manager, Concessions

Opus Restaurant


FedExForum Lounge


Suite Ordering




Grizzlies Den

Phone: 901.205.1551
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FedExForum Event Hotline