Kim Stone, AmericanAirlines Arena
|Kim Stone with her AmericanAirlines Arena team at Arena Alley: Matthew Jafarian, Edson Crevecoeur, Brian Babin and Garrick Amos.
Executive vice president and general manager
Stone has run the Miami Heat’s arena since 2006, working her way up to become general manager 10 years after getting her start in media relations. Three years after she took over arena operations, the facility became one of the first NBA venues to earn LEED certification for existing buildings. Before joining the Heat, Stone worked in sports information for the University of Miami and the University of Texas women’s athletic department.