* 1 Early life and education * 2 Career * 3 Philanthropy and Personal life * 4 See also * 5 References
EARLY LIFE AND EDUCATION
Glazer is the son of Linda and
Malcolm Glazer , American businessman
and billionaire. Glazer grew up in Rochester, New York and attended
Pittsford Mendon High School . Glazer received his Bachelor of Science
in Business Administration from
Washington University in St. Louis
Since 2005, Glazer has been the Executive Co-
From 1995 until 2009 he was also the former chairman and chief
executive officer of
Zapata Corporation .
Zapata Corporation was
George H. W. Bush
PHILANTHROPY AND PERSONAL LIFE
The Glazer Family Foundation, established in 1999, is dedicated to assisting charitable and educational causes in the West Central Florida region. It works with youth and families to help identify and create programs that support positive social and economic development within these communities. Since its inception, the Foundation has given millions in programs, grants, tickets and merchandise to the Tampa Bay area, including the “Cheering You On” program, which gives every child admitted to seven local hospitals a Buccaneers teddy bear and activity book. To date, more than 381,000 teddy bears have been distributed to hospitalized children throughout central Florida. Other Glazer Family Foundation initiatives include the Vision Mobile and the Gameday for Kids programs.
Glazer helped fund the Glazer Children\'s Museum in Tampa, Florida.
Glazer and his wife Jill also made possible the Glazer Family Club at
* ^ The Guardian: "The Guardian profile: Malcolm Glazer" by Nils
Pratley February 10, 2005
* ^ Tampa Bay Times: "The owner, the enigma" By SCOTT BARANCIK and
DAMIAN CRISTODERO December 26, 2004
* ^ "Celebrating Washington University by celebrating distinguished
faculty and alumni at Founders Day The Source Washington
University in St. Louis". The Source. Retrieved April 9, 2016.
* ^ "Trophy Room - Official Manchester United Website".
www.manutd.com. Retrieved April 9, 2016.
* ^ "Tampa Bay Buccaneers: Avie Glazer". www.buccaneers.com.
Retrieved April 9, 2016.
* ^ A B "Executive profile: Avram A. Glazer".
Preceded by Sir Roy Gardner MANCHESTER UNITED F.C. CHAIRMAN 2005– with Joel Glazer (2005–) INCUMBENT