Movers & Shakers
Hambel joins Pepperdine University as FRMC Manager
August 10, 2018
The Aspire Group has named Alex Hambel as the Manager of Ticket Sales & Service at Pepperdine University’s Fan Relationship Management Center (FRMC). Hambel and his team will develop and implement ticket sales initiatives to support all Waves’ ticketed sports as well as provide unparalleled customer service for season ticket holders and other supporters of Pepperdine Athletics.
Hambel comes to Aspire from the Pittsburgh Pirates minor league affiliate team, the West Virginia Black Bears. He started as a Ticket Intern and worked his way up to Ticket Manager where he oversaw ticket operations and sales for the club while also managing student tickets for the West Virginia University football and men’s basketball programs.
Raised in Hurricane, West Virginia, Hambel earned both his Bachelor of Science in Sport Management (’17) and Master of Science in Sport Management (’18) from West Virginia University. He is a fan of all sports, especially golf, and enjoys cheering on his favorite major league teams including the Pittsburgh Pirates (MLB), Sacramento Kings (NBA), Oakland Raiders (NFL), Columbus Blue Jackets (NHL) and Newcastle United (Premier League).