Stanford drew local attention through his Memphis office Stanford Financial and his benevolence to local causes and charities, including Youth Villages and the Memphis Symphony Orchestra.
Stanford was the subject of many stories in the Flyer, including this February 2009 story "Bonfires of the Vanities."
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