Sports Speaker Jerry Jones purchased the Dallas Cowboys in 1989 from H.R. Bum Bright for $140 million. Once purchased, Jerry fired coach Tom Landry and hired Jimmy Johnson and after two Super Bowl wins, Jimmy departed and was replaced by Barry Switzer.
He and Cincinnati Bengals’ Mike Brown are the only two NFL owners who also have the title/powers of general manager. Out of all the owners in American professional sports, Jerry Jones is considered to be one of the most involved, on a day-to-day basis and can be seen in his box at every Dallas Cowboys game. Along with his commitment to the Cowboys, Jerry has made several TV appearances in shows like Entourage, Dallas, The League, and South Park. In 2014, Jerry was named NFL Executive of the Year.
Jerry’s son Steven is a graduate of the University of Arkansas and serves as the Cowboys’ chief operating officer/executive vice president/director of player personnel. Daughter Charlotte, serves as the Cowboys’ vice president/director of charities and special events and Jerry’s other son, Jerry Jr. is the Cowboys’ chief sales and marketing officer/vice president. Jerry Jones is available for speaking engagements, personal appearances, and product promotion.
APPEARANCES: CenterStage, Entourage, PTI, SportsCenter, The Dan Patrick Show, The Early Show, The Jay Leno Show, Thursday Night Football
TO WORK WITH JERRY JONES: Sports Speaker Jerry Jones can be hired for endorsements and events in roles such as public speaker, autograph signings, SMT’S, and public relation campaigns.