Governor, Tampa City Council make appointments to Tampa Sports Authority board Press Release: Governor, Tampa City Council make appointments to Tampa Sports Authority board

For Immediate Release Contact: Bobby Silvest 813-350-6504

Governor reappoints Don DeFosset for another term; Tampa City Council appoints John Jaeb and Lou Prida to board positions (Tampa, Fl./ July 25, 2013) Governor Rick Scott has appointed Don DeFosset to serve another term on the Tampa Sports Authority Board of Directors. DeFosset leads the DJD Group, an investment firm, and is former CEO of Walter Industries. His term on the authority's board expires in 2017. The Tampa City Council has made two new appointments to the Authority board- John Jaeb and Lou Prida. Jaeb is President of Quest Capital Corporation, a private investment firm that manages investments in both businesses and real estate. Prida is President of Prida Guida & Company, P.A., a Tampa accounting firm. Their terms expire in 2017. The Tampa Sports Authority manages Raymond James Stadium and three municipal golf courses- Rocky Point, Rogers Park and Babe Zaharias. The Authority also serves as the landlord for George Steinbrenner Field and the Tampa Bay Times Forum. For more information, go to www.tampasportsauthority.com.