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Rick Welts

Juvenile offenders would have an easier time putting their pasts behind them under bills working their way through the Legislature.

California Assembly Committee Tackles Homophobia In Sports

Golden 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.

06/23/2014

Rick Welts. (Neilson Barnard/Getty Images)

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.

06/23/2014

A rendering of the prvious arena plan (credit: AECOM - official architecture team)

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.

04/22/2014

An artist's rendition of the new arena for the Golden State Warriors at Piers 30-32 in San Francisco. (Snøhetta & AECOM)

KCBS In Depth: Pros And Cons Of Warriors Arena In San Francisco

Former 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.

11/11/2013

The proposed Warriors venue will be located on Piers 30-32 on the waterfront in San Francisco. (credit: Sn¿hetta & AECOM - official architecture team)

GameDay: Let The Warriors Build A San Francisco Waterfront Arena

Here’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.

07/25/2013

An artist's rendition of the new arena for the Golden State Warriors at Piers 30-32 in San Francisco. (Snøhetta & AECOM)

Price Tag For Warriors SF Waterfront Arena Grows To $1 Billion

Building 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.

07/25/2013

Artist rendering of the proposed San Francisco waterfront arena for the Golden State Warriors. (Snøhetta and AECOM)

Former Mayor, Warriors Exec Face Off Over Planned SF Arena

While 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.

06/05/2013

Artist's conception of a Warriors arena on San Francisco Piers 30-32 with AT&T Park in the foreground. (Art Zendarski/Golden State Warriors)

Poll Finds San Francisco Voters Supporting Warriors Waterfront Arena

A newly-released poll shows a large majority of people in San Francisco support a new privately-financed waterfront arena for the Golden State Warriors.

09/14/2012

Artist's conception of a Warriors arena on San Francisco Piers 30-32 with AT&T Park in the foreground. (Art Zendarski/Golden State Warriors)

KCBS In Depth: No Turning Back On Warriors Move To SF

With eyes wide open as to the cost and length of the process, the head of the Golden State Warriors confirmed to KCBS Radio that the team is fully committed to building a new home on San Francisco’s waterfront.

07/30/2012

Rick Welts. (Neilson Barnard/Getty Images)

Warriors Hire Former Suns Executive Rick Welts

Welts was hired as Golden State’s president and chief operating officer Monday and will report to owners Joe Lacob and Peter Guber while handling the franchise’s business operations.

09/26/2011