Richard LoPresto, President of the Celestial Baseball Association and spiritually led author of
“ Old Timers Day”, is considered to be a baseball aficionado by baseball enthusiasts around the world. His show business career includes writing and producing a major musical variety television special entitled : Where Will You Be In 2000A.D.?
The extravaganza starred Lou Ferrigno , Wilfred Brimley , Marianne Marks along with an array of Las Vegas headline talent.
Where Will You Be In 2000A.D.? was also the last television special produced on the stage of the famous Stardust Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada.
While conquering several physical challenges , God laid on Richard’s heart to write “ Old Timers Day”. The book features the most exciting and the most important baseball game ever played!
Richard teamed up with his best friend and mentor , Jerry Schafer, to complete the manuscript. Jerry , a world renown award winning writer, producer , and director of Las Vegas stage productions , major motion pictures , and countless television shows. Jerry Schafer was named one of the fifty people who made Las Vegas the “ Entertainment Capital Of The World!
Richard retired from a long successful career in the Gaming industry to promote and build the brand of his faith based company , Celestial Baseball Association ( “ Hitting Home Runs For God”) and to develop and oversee the production of his “ Old Timers Day “ motion picture.