Since being named the President of the Pro Football Hall of Fame in January of 2014, David Baker’s leadership has transformed the Hall of Fame.
His physical stature – 6’9” and nearly 400 pounds – is overshadowed by his large vision for the Hall.
He has embarked on an endeavor that has dramatically expanded the Hall of Fame’s brand by focusing on the organization’s powerful Mission to “Honor the Heroes of the Game, Preserve its History, Promote its Values & Celebrate Excellence EVERYWHERE.”
Baker came to Canton with a reputation as an experienced and passionate leader in business, politics and sports.
He is dedicated to inspiring exponential growth in individuals and organizations of excellence that seek to make a difference in their communities and the world.
He possesses a long record of success as a catalyst for growth.
Under his guidance and leadership, the Pro Football Hall of Fame has greatly expanded programming across the country; experienced increased television ratings; received broader exposure of the Hall’s Mission, Values and Vision; and recorded the greatest financial results in the organization’s 55-year history.
In his first three years at the Hall, the organization’s net assets grew an astonishing 161%. (COMPLETE BIO)