Inside HOKIE SPORTS | Vol. 15 No. 1 | August 2022 13 renovation of the football locker room will mark another key project to ensure we provide a first-class experience for our football team, in addition to remaining competitive with our peers in terms of player-centric spaces and recruiting. Win is creative and a great leader in his own right. He understands what it takes to be great. We appreciate him stepping up and investing in our momentum and future at this critical time.” “Win has been exceptionally generous to his alma mater over the years,” Virginia Tech Football head coach Brent Pry said. “On behalf of everyone associated with Virginia Tech Football, I would like to personally thank Win for his continued support and specifically his most recent gift. Win’s investment in our locker room project will positively impact our football family. We sincerely appreciate Win’s example of giving back to this university and his belief in the direction of our football program.” “Win Sheridan and his Apex partners who helped fund the original construction of our locker room are great Virginia Tech success stories,” Hall of Fame coach Frank Beamer said. “More importantly, Win, Jeff, Brian and Ted are all tremendous people. They have all been wonderful supporters of Tech Football and other campus initiatives over the years. It didn’t surprise me at all that Win decided to step up with a generous gift to bring our locker room up to today’s standards. I’ve greatly appreciated Win’s friendship and his love of our alma mater over the years. Thank you, Win, for your latest contribution to the success of Virginia Tech.” Investing in the future of Virginia Tech students certainly isn’t a new concept for Sheridan, who has contributed over $8 million to a variety of projects at his alma mater over the years. Virginia Tech’s Apex Center for Entrepreneurs was named in recognition of a joint commitment of $5 million by Sheridan, Callaghan, Veatch and Hanson. Motivated by a simple vision to create a University-wide platform for entrepreneurship, the Apex Center for Entrepreneurs is supported by alumni highly committed to supporting student founders and launching the Center on a trajectory for rapid growth.