Joe Dumars is an experienced executive, owner, and operator of multiple businesses with a track record of accomplishments based on individual contribution, leadership and team building. Mr. Dumars has been the EVP and head of basketball operations for the National Basketball association (“NBA”) since 2022. Previously, Mr. Dumars was the Chief Strategy Officer for the Sacramento Kings NBA franchise from 2020 through 2022 and was president of the basketball division of Independent Sports & Entertainment, LLC, an integrated sports, media, entertainment, and management company from 2017 through 2019. Earlier he served as president of basketball operations for the Detroit Pistons NBA Franchise from 1999 to 2014. Mr. Dumars began his professional career as a basketball player in 1985 playing for Detroit Pistons until 1999, being named an NBA All-Star six times. Mr. Dumars has a B.S. in management from McNeese State University.