Pete Nesbit, Boston Red Sox
Vice president of ballpark operations
Boston Red Sox
Nesbit, in tandem with Jonathan Gilula, executive vice president of business affairs, runs Fenway Park, the big leagues’ oldest venue that’s undergone about $300 million in renovations over the past 15 years. Nesbit first started working for the Red Sox in 1999 as a security guard and was promoted to his current position in 2015. As part of his duties, Nesbit is point man for producing special events at Fenway Park, covering concerts, hockey games, college and high school football and its newest event, a marathon booked for Sept. 15 on the outfield warning track.