Marc Anthony becomes part owner of Dolphins

Stephen M. Ross, Owner and Managing General Partner of the Miami Dolphins, announced today that Grammy award-winning singer/songwriter Marc Anthony is joining the organization as a limited partner of the National Football League franchise.

"Marc approached us about joining the team as he expressed his excitement and enthusiasm about the direction of our franchise," said Ross. "We were very receptive to having Marc involved with the organization and quickly put something together to maximize the expertise of this dynamic businessman and performer."

Marc Anthony has sold over 10 million albums worldwide and has been awarded over 12 Latin and Standard gold and platinum certifications by the RIAA. He holds the record of winning the prestigious "Premio Lo Nuestro" award 18 times in the span of his career. The biggest selling salsa singer of all time, Marc Anthony is also a great theater and film actor and a producer as well.

"Marc is one of the most celebrated international entertainment stars who continues to have a massive appeal across all cultures worldwide," added Ross. "The association between the Miami Dolphins and such an iconic performer will reinforce and strengthen the connection between the game day atmosphere at Land Shark Stadium and fans of the music and passion that Marc represents. It is important that we continue to add fun, unique and diverse elements to enhance our game day experience and adding a person and entertainer of Marc Anthony's caliber is a boon for the organization and entire South Florida community."

"It is truly an honor to become part of the Miami Dolphins. I have been a sports fan all my life and I respect, share and believe in Steve's vision," said Anthony. "This is a really exciting time and I look forward to getting into work right away and embracing the Miami Dolphins family as my own"


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