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spano17
Podcast Episodes

http://traffic.libsyn.com/sportstaopodcast/Taoep0877.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSChris Spano ties various components of the primary and secondary ticket markets together, working for MLB, NFL and NHL teams, along with working at StubHub. Now, at the American Hockey League, Spano discusses some of the ways that the secondary ticket

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NCosta
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http://traffic.libsyn.com/sportstaopodcast/TaoEp0780.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSNathan Costa presents context in his thoughts on ticket sales and marketing, working both at the team business services level as the vice president of the American Hockey League, and now as the Executive Vice President of the Springfield Thunderbirds. Costa

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CThoburn
Podcast Episodes

http://traffic.libsyn.com/sportstaopodcast/TaoEp0686.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSThe Wheeling Nailers ECHL franchise has begun to shy away from the premium giveaway, in order to cater to the mega experience of celebrity appearances. Vice President of Tickets, Chris Thoburn, talks about how the celebrity appearance at a game helps

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AHL Charlotte Checkers
Blog Posts

The American Hockey League’s Charlotte Checkers broke the team’s single game record on April 11, 2015 with a crowd of 13,219 fans as they closed out their tenure at the Time Warner Cable Arena. On a standard game night for the Checkers, TWC Arena holds 6,800 seats (1,200 arena-leased suites)

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BStewart
Podcast Episodes

http://traffic.libsyn.com/sportstaopodcast/TaoEp0424.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSBill Stewart pulls no punches when discussing the state of minor league baseball and hockey ownership in today’s sports marketplace. An executive who has served as team president of a minor league hockey team for 6 years, Stewart has always owned

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MBatchelder
Podcast Episodes

http://traffic.libsyn.com/sportstaopodcast/TaoEp0309.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSMatt Batchelder oversees one of the more complex ticket operations in the AHL with the Grand Rapids Griffiths. The team is the minor league affiliate of the Detroit Red Wings, which carries with it various issues in order to ensure growth

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marketing
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#SportsTao Preview: Sports Marketing Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2013 5 p.m. – 6 p.m. PST As #SportsTao chat has started to take off, sports marketing has been one of the key areas that I have always wanted to do. Mainly because I believe one of the ways sports marketing improves is

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lynch_shawn
Podcast Episodes

http://traffic.libsyn.com/sportstaopodcast/Taoep0215.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSSelling hockey in NASCAR country means learning how to sell everything but hockey to the local audiences according to Shawn Lynch. Examined in this podcast is how Lynch has been able to develop fan development opportunities to grow the Checkers’ base

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EChamberlain
Podcast Episodes

http://traffic.libsyn.com/sportstaopodcast/Taoep0213.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSEd Chamberlain’s specialty is bringing new business into a market, and he’s currently helping oversee the new AHL initiative in Iowa, where the Iowa Wild (formerly the Houston Aeros) are taking root in Des Moines. Chamberlain talks about selling tickets in

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phantoms-hockey
Podcast Episodes

http://traffic.libsyn.com/sportstaopodcast/Taoep0155.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSIt’s one thing to sell season tickets to an upcoming season, but Erik Hansen has been put in charge of selling out the house two years before the Phantoms minor league hockey team arrives in town. That means phone calls, training

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