President & CEO, Houston Astros
George Postolos, President & CEO of The Houston Astros and The Postolos Group LP, has a distinguished history in the sports business. His firm has advised numerous bidders for NBA, MLB and NFL teams and other sports properties. As the President and CEO of the Houston Rockets, Postolos spearheaded development of Toyota Center, conceived and negotiated the television partnership with the Houston Astros and sublicense to Fox Sports Net, and led the growth in the Rockets business that more than tripled the value of the franchise.
As Special Assistant to NBA Commissioner David Stern, Postolos assisted with matters pertaining to administration and management of the league including collective bargaining, efficient operation of league offices, national television, international expansion, and retail brand extensions.
Postolos is a graduate of Harvard College and Harvard Law School, and a former associate of Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz.