Jim Doty

 
Jim Doty

Jim Doty

Year Inducted: 2019

Category: Meritorious Service

Jim Doty, who has served as general manager of Indianapolis’ Royal Pin Leisure Centers chain since 1996, has served as host for every major championship tournament conducted by the PBA at least once over the past two-plus decades. A staunch supporter of hosting PBA events to market and promote the sport, under Doty’s leadership over a span of 20 years, Royal Pin Leisure Centers have hosted the U.S. Open, PBA Touring Players Championship, USBC Masters, PBA World Championship, PBA Tournament of Champions and PBA League Elias Cup finals among other events. Woodland Bowl is the only center to host all five PBA major Championships.