Rick Welts

Warriors President Named Grand Marshal Of SF Gay Pride ParadeGolden State Warriors President Rick Welts still will have a reason to celebrate if his team doesn't win the NBA championship: he's been named as the celebrity grand marshal of San Francisco's gay pride parade.
Bay Area Unprepared For 'Superstorm' Floods Says Business GroupA new Bay Area Council report finds a so-called 150-year “superstorm” could cause billions of dollars in damage, arguing the region is unprepared.
Golden State Warriors Plan To Break Ground On Mission Bay Arena In 2016Warriors President and COO Rick Welts said the only sticking point right now is funding for the project.
Revised Golden State Warriors' San Francisco Arena Plan UnveiledAfter the original design raised eyebrows and even some comparisons to a toilet bowl, the Golden State Warriors unveiled revised plans for their future San Francisco arena.
California Assembly Committee Tackles Homophobia In SportsGolden State Warriors executive Rick Welts was one of the featured speakers at a state Assembly committee hearing Monday to address homophobia in amateur and professional sports.
Warriors Exec Rick Welts, Actor George Takei Honored By California Legislature For LGBT Pride Month Former "Star Trek" actor George Takei is being recognized by the California Legislature as part of its celebration of LGBT Pride Month.
Warriors Tout Transit Benefits Of New 'Inland' Arena; Some Former Opponents Agree The Golden State Warriors now plan to build their new arena in San Francisco’s Mission Bay neighborhood and Rick Welts, the team’s president and chief of operations, said that besides a view, the new site has everything needed.
KCBS In Depth: Pros And Cons Of Warriors Arena In San FranciscoFormer San Francisco Mayor Art Agnos and Golden State Warriors’ President Rick Welts face off on the opposing arguments over building a sports arena on San Francisco’s waterfront.
GameDay: Let The Warriors Build A San Francisco Waterfront ArenaHere’s the bottom line: There is a dilapidated pier out there that the Warriors are willing to fix and construct a state-of-the-art arena that the city has never had. They are willing to pick up the $1 billion-plus tab and turn the eye sore into a unique arena that will include a park and stores.
Price Tag For Warriors SF Waterfront Arena Grows To $1 BillionBuilding a basketball arena on the San Francisco waterfront could cost $1 billion, an estimate Golden State Warriors President Rick Welts said is likely to grow as the team analyzes the site at Piers 30-32.
Former Mayor, Warriors Exec Face Off Over Planned SF ArenaWhile plans for the Warriors arena along the city’s waterfront still additional government approval, a former city mayor and team president faced off on Tuesday night in one-on-one debate over the planned development.
Poll Finds San Francisco Voters Supporting Warriors Waterfront ArenaA newly-released poll shows a large majority of people in San Francisco support a new privately-financed waterfront arena for the Golden State Warriors.