Thomas Tull has been elected to the Board of Directors for the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum.
The Legendary Entertainment Chairman and CEO will be the 16th director of the non-profit organization.
Tull recently fittingly recently produced the Jackie Robinson biopic 42.
In a statement, Jane Forbes Clark, Chairman of the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, said: “I am very happy that Thomas has agreed to join the Board of the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum. He has such a great passion for baseball history and for the Museum, and it has continued to grow since his childhood in central New York. As the Founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Legendary Entertainment, he has revolutionized the movie industry with the same fervor that drives his commitment to the preservation of baseball history. His entrepreneurial acumen and innovative business strategies will be a tremendous asset to the Museum’s Board and leadership team.”
The National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum is an independent, not-for-profit educational institution, dedicated to fostering an appreciation of the historical development of baseball and its impact on our culture by collecting, preserving, exhibition and interpreting its collections for a global audience, as well as honoring those who have made outstanding contributions to the sport.
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