Tom Garfinkel

President and CEO
Miami Dolphins & Sun Life Stadium
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Tom Garfinkel (@TomGarfinkel) is President and Chief Executive Officer of the Miami Dolphins and Sun Life Stadium. In this role, Garfinkel is responsible for all business operations of the Dolphins and Sun Life Stadium, including all budget responsibility. Garfinkel joined the Dolphins after working with the San Diego Padres, where he served as President and Chief Operating Officer from 2009-2012 and CEO from 2012-2013. During his tenure with the Padres, Garfinkel lead an executive team that grew local revenue and attendance, improved and innovated concessions, and executed a new local TV contract worth over $1.2B. Prior to working with the Padres, Tom served as the Executive Vice President/Chief Operating Officer of the Arizona Diamondbacks. Garfinkel earned his BA from the University of Colorado, Boulder and his MBA from the Stephen M. Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan.