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Welch Joins Coastal Carolina University as FRMC Manager

July 5, 2018

The Aspire Group has named Logan Welch as the Manager of Sales & Service at Coastal Carolina University’s Fan Relationship Management Center (FRMC). Welch and his team are responsible for new sales and service & retention for football, men’s and women’s basketball, and baseball as well as philanthropic donations to the Chanticleer Athletic Foundation. Welch served…

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Jon Brooks receives Rookie Retreat MVP Award

June 27, 2018

Aspire held it’s 4thAnnual Rookie Leaders Retreat prior to the 2018 Leaders Retreat at Lake Lanier Islands in Buford, GA. Jon Brooks, who manages the FRMC at the University of Portland, earned the Rookie Retreat MVP. The 17 “Rookies”, or Leaders who’ve never attended an Aspire Leaders Retreat before, voted on the Rookie Retreat MVP….

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Denver Pioneers take home Rookie FRMC Award

Every year at the Aspire Leaders Retreat, a first-year Fan Relationship Management Center is honored for their overall sales performance and development of the partnership on-site. This year, the Rookie FRMC of the Year award was presented to the University of Denver. “We are thrilled and honored to receive the Rookie FRMC of the year…

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Maryland wins FRMC of the Year

The University of Maryland Fan Relationship Management Center (FRMC) was honored this past weekend at Aspire’s 9th Annual Leaders Retreat by receiving the “Bernie Award.” The award is given to the FRMC based on its overall sales performance as well as its relationships within Aspire and the athletic department. “On behalf of Maryland Athletics, we would…

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Justin Morelli named 2018 Retreat MVP

Justin Morelli, FRMC Manager at Toledo Athletics, was voted the 2018 MVP at the 9th Annual Aspire Leaders Retreat at Lake Lanier Islands in Buford, GA. The award was voted on by his peers, comprised of Aspire’s 42 Leaders (Directors and Managers) from collegiate athletic and professional team properties around the country as well as…

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Aspire Names Russell as Director of Sales for Chargers FRMC in Atlanta

May 25, 2018

Tramayne Russell has been selected as the Director of Sales at the Atlanta-based Los Angeles Chargers Fan Relationship Management Center (FRMC). In conjunction with the StubHub Center FRMC in Los Angeles, the Chargers’ staff is responsible for generating new season ticket sales in advance of the inaugural season after relocating from San Diego.  Russell comes…

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Stout Joins University Of Wisconsin – Green Bay as FRMC Manager

May 24, 2018

Shane Stout has been named the Manager of Ticket Sales & Service at the University of Wisconsin (UW) – Green Bay Fan Relationship Management Center (FRMC). Stout, along with a Sales & Service consultant, will be responsible for new sales, service, and retention for all ticketed sports along with philanthropic gifts to UW-Green Bay’s fundraising…

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Aspire introduces Regional Director Team

May 16, 2018

The Aspire Sport Marketing Group announced five internal staff promotions to Regional Director for Chad Cardinal, Yancey Jones, Joe Kronander, Brian Treiser and Rich Witmeyer. Each Regional Director will support up to five of Aspire’s Fan Relationship Management Centers (FRMCs) in partner and employee development as well as consulting in revenue generation.   Aspire will utilize…

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Applebee Transitions to Aspire as Manager for Purdue

March 19, 2018

Bill Applebee has transitioned to Aspire as the Manager of New Business Development at the Purdue University Fan Relationship Management Center (FRMC) after serving as the University’s Director of Ticket Sales from 2014-2017. He oversaw the sales team that led the nation in attendance growth for football with an average per game attendance of over…

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Kronander named Senior Director of Development & Sales at Purdue

March 16, 2018

Joe Kronander has been named Senior Director of Development & Sales at Purdue University’s Fan Relationship Management Center (FRMC). Kronander will oversee the sales and development staff, develop the pricing and strategy for Purdue’s ticketed events, and implement Aspire’s Ticket Marketing, Sales & Service (TiMSS) plan. Kronander started his career with Aspire as the Director…

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