C. Renzi Stone

C. Renzi Stone is a former member and three-year starter of the University of Oklahoma basketball team who now serves as president and CEO of Saxum Public Relations, one of the region’s largest independent public relations firms. He has been published in numerous books and his opinion editorials have run in several national newspapers. He is recognized nationally for his political intelligence and public relations insight and has been honored often by various local and national groups as a top businessman under the age of 40.

 A native of Tulsa, Oklahoma, Stone graduated from Jenks High School and holds a B.A. degree in history from OU. He guest hosts a popular local political talk show, is an active member of the social media community, authors a regular blog, and is frequently asked to speak on issues including leadership, youth development, entrepreneurialism, and Oklahoma.

Hall of Fame Inductee

C. Renzi Stone
was inducted into the Oklahoma Hall of Fame in

Recent Publications


Hardwood Heros: Great Oklahoma basketball Coaches

Oklahoma has had a great impact on the art and science of coaching basketball. Pioneers such as Henry Iba and Bertha Teague have influenced the way the game is played around the world. No other state has produced more coaches who led the United States basketball team to gold medals in the Olympic Games.