Newly appointed President of Business Operations Jason Wexler, will do a live chat via the Memphis Grizzlies website. The event is scheduled for July 29th at 2pm CT.
The official Grizzlies website detailed the hiring:
Memphis Grizzlies Controlling Owner Robert Pera announced today that he has promoted Jason Wexler to President of Business Operations of the Memphis Grizzlies and FedExForum. Previously, Wexler served as the organization’s Chief Operating Officer since 2013.
In his new position, Wexler will have primary leadership responsibility for all aspects of the business including, ticket sales and service, arena operations, corporate partnerships, marketing communications and broadcast, community investment and general operations.
“Jason has done a tremendous job for us. We share a strong affinity for this community and a clear vision for growing the Grizzlies’ organization,” said Pera. “During Jason’s tenure he has cultivated a strong business operations team that shares our core principles and revamped the organization’s approach to business analytics, sales and marketing and digital assets. I am confident that he and his talented team will continue to inspire trust in the community and exceed the high expectations we all have for the future.”
“I’m honored by the trust which Robert has placed in me to lead the organization moving forward,” said Wexler. “Robert not only wants to win but has demonstrated a deep commitment to building a sustainable, world-class organization. We are a city built on hard work and an authentic and growing sense of community. Today I am presented with the opportunity to continue that work and help shape and build on the unique and special bond between this city and its team.”
This is a great opportunity to get some insight into what types of plans Wexler has for the Grizzlies future. Be sure to join in on the chat and ask any questions you might have.