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Fred Jones

President, Summit Management Corporation, an entertainment consulting firm

Description

Graduate of University of Memphis. Founder, Southern Heritage Classic, annual football game between Tennessee State and Jackson State, played at Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium since 1990. Owner and limited partner with Memphis Grizzlies. Has worked with music legends Isaac Hayes, Prince, Stevie Wonder, and LL Cool J. Recipient of 2010 Arthur S. Holmon Lifetime Achievement Award from the University of Memphis.

Additional Information

Industry: Sports Business
Issue: May 2011