Mike Zimmer has been the president of the Miami Super Bowl Host Committee since June 2015. He is responsible for coordinating the Super Bowl bid that was presented to the NFL for the 2019, 2020 and 2021 games. This is a position he also held from 2008-2011, where he was directly responsible for overseeing and coordinating the daily operations and preparations for Super Bowl XLIV and Pro Bowl 2010. Additionally, he served as the primary liaison between the NFL and the South Florida community and the first Host Committee to coordinate both games. Zimmer was also responsible for preparing the Super Bowl bids for the 2013 and 2014 games.
Prior to his work with the Host Committee, Mike Zimmer served as Video Operations Manager and Photojournalist at NBC6/Telemundo 51 for 28 years. During this time he won 12 Emmy Awards for his work, a George Foster Peabody Award, an Alfred DuPont Award and the NATAS Silver Circle Award. Zimmer is a current board member of the Miami Sports Tourism Advisory Committee and Chairman Coral Restoration Foundation. The longtime South Miami resident is a graduate of Florida State University, where he earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Liberal Arts & Sciences.