WATCH LIVE | CBS4 News at Noon 

Heat Promote Nick Arison To CEO

MIAMI ( – The Miami Heat have named Nick Arison to be the team’s new chief executive officer. If the name rings a bell, that’s because Nick’s father Mickey, is the owner of the Miami Heat.

Mickey Arison will remain with the team as the managing general partner.

“This is something Nick has been working towards his whole life. He’s more prepared for this job than I was at his age when I became CEO of Carnival,” Mickey Arison said in a statement. “I have the utmost confidence that Nick will continue to lead the Heat as a model NBA franchise for many years to come.”

“Nick is an extraordinary, special young man and will serve the Heat in a highly professional manner,” said Heat President Pat Riley. “Congratulations to Nick; he has earned it.”

Nick has served as the Heat’s vice-president of basketball operations since September 2008.


One Comment

  1. Quaniesha says:

    Child Please Dey Could Did Better

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From CBS Miami

CBS4 New Home For Florida Lottery
Pro Football Challenge

Watch & Listen LIVE