PRESIDENT, ANGELS BASEBALL
WHY: Former sales, marketing SVP tapped as the organization’s eighth president in November 2009. RECENT: Plans for Platinum Triangle site containing Angel Stadium will keep team in city through 2050.
QUOTABLE: As told to Santa Clara University’s student newspaper, The Santa Clara: “We always have to be prepared for, and ahead of, change. This is something we discuss every day. Technology changes things at a very rapid pace and affects our business dramatically. If we are not addressing it and staying in front of it, we will fail.”