Kim Stone is the first general manager of San Francisco’s Chase Center.  Longtime exec for Miami Heat, AmericanAirlines Arena takes ‘opportunity of a lifetime’ Kim Stone has been named general manager of San Francisco’s Chase Center. Stone is the executive vice president of business development for the Miami Heat and AmericanAirlines Arena, a position she started last fall after serving 12 years as the venue’s general manager. Stone will report to Rick Welts, president and chief operating officer of the NBA’s Warriors, who will play at Chase Center beginning next season. The venue is expected to open in September. “Kim’s experience crosses most every aspect of the sports and entertainment industry,” Welts said in a statement. “Chase Center will be a global destination and Kim’s vision and experience in guiding a world-class venue will add to the fan experience we aspire to deliver every day.” Stone said in a statement, “I view… Continue Reading Stone Takes Chase Center GM Role

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