What is Rita Benson LeBlanc doing now?

What is Rita Benson LeBlanc doing now?

She chairs the NFL Employee Benefits Committee, and was previously identified as Benson's intended successor as principal owner of the team. LeBlanc is on the Board of Selectors of Jefferson Awards for Public Service.

Who inherited the Benson fortune?

Gayle Benson On Decem, Tom Benson wrote an e-mail to his daughter and two grandchildren stating he wanted "no further contact with any of you." Gayle Benson was named his heir.

How much would it cost to buy the Saints?

Benson saved the Saints from moving to Jacksonville, Florida, and purchased the team in 1985 for $70.2 million from the previous owner John Mecom. Forbes values New Orleans as one of the top sports franchises in the world at $2.48 billion.

What happened Dixie beer?

In 2017, Gayle and Tom Benson, owners of the New Orleans Saints and Pelicans, acquired majority ownership of Dixie from the local Bruno family and pledged to return production to New Orleans. Since Tom Benson's death in 2018, Gayle Benson has taken the reins of the brewery and the sports franchises.

What is Dixie beer called now?

Faubourg In about a month, the beer that Louisianans have sipped for generations under the name Dixie will start hitting the shelves under its new name, Faubourg. On Wednesday, one very public manifestation of that change took shape at the company's brewery in New Orleans.

Who owns Dixie Brewing Company?

Gayle Benson NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - Months in the making, the oldest brewery in New Orleans officially changed names Monday. Dixie Brewery, bought by Saints and Pelicans owner, Gayle Benson in 2017, will now be named Faubourg Brewing Company.

What is the oldest NBA team?

The Lakers The Lakers have assembled the oldest team in the NBA, with an average age of nearly 31 years old, according to RealGM.

What is the newest NBA team?

The New Orleans Pelicans were established in 2002. The Charlotte Hornets rejoined the league in 2004, and were known as the Bobcats from 20....Current.
TeamOklahoma City Thunder
LocationOklahoma City, Oklahoma
Founded1967
Joined1967
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