The Valero Alamo Bowl announced its officers who will oversee this year’s Valero Alamo Bowl and its Community Festival of Events. Pat Frost succeeds Randy Cain as chairman of the Valero Alamo Bowl’s Board of Directors.
A board member since the bowl’s inception and Chairman of the organization in 2003, Frost joined Frost in 1984 and was promoted to President in 1993. Frost is a devoted civic leader who has memberships in dozens of professional and civic activities.
Pat Frost has been a tireless advocate of the Valero Alamo Bowl since our inception and we are delighted he will be our first returning Chairman,” said Derrick Fox, President/CEO of the Valero Alamo Bowl. “Not only is Pat a role model of civic participation, his passion for college football and enthusiasm for the bowl will be invaluable as we continue to grow our game.”
The other officers for 2013 include:
· Lynette Padalecki, Vice President, Corporate Planning & Analysis of H-E-B, as Chair-Elect;
· Derrick Fox, CEO of the Valero Alamo Bowl, President;
· Mike Yantis, Jr., President, Yantis Company, Secretary/Treasurer
The Valero Alamo Bowl also announced the addition of John Colglazier, Jr. Vice President of Colglazier Properties Inc.; John Eadie, Founder & Managing Director of Covenant Multifamily Offices, LLC; Casandra Matej, Executive Director of the San Antonio Convention and Visitors Bureau and Steve Seago, Vice President of Sales of Genesis Network Telecom Services.
This year’s Valero Alamo Bowl will kick off on Monday, December 30, 2013 at 5:45 p.m. CST in the 65,000 seat Alamodome. The game will match-up the #1 selection from the Pac-12 against #2 selection from the Big 12 after the BCS picks.