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RoughRiders Hire Seasoned Corporate Sales Executive as Chief Sales Officer

Frisco RoughRiders New Teddy LogoPRESS RELEASE – The Frisco RoughRiders have announced the hiring of veteran corporate sales executive John Alper to the position of Chief Sales Officer. Alper, who has over 25 years of experience in the sports industry, will lead the franchise’s corporate sales and development. Continue reading

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Jumbo Shrimp Add Four to Front Office

jacksonville-jumbo-shrimp-logoPRESS RELEASE – The Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp are opening the new year with four recently added staff members, and two continuing staff in new positions, as the club prepares for the 2017 Southern League season and the first Jumbo Shrimp game at the Baseball Grounds of Jacksonville Wednesday, April 12, at 7:05 p.m. Continue reading

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Donated Land Near Jackson Ballpark Approved for Future Development

Jackson Generals LogoA donation of more than 10 acres of land near the Ballpark at Jackson, home of the Jackson Generals (Double-A, Southern League) has been approved by the City Council for future development of a possible convention center.  Read more here.

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Reeves Joins Studer Family of Companies as Event Sales Manager

Pensacola Blue Wahoos LogoPRESS RELEASE – Local wedding and event planner Shannon Reeves has joined the Studer Family of Companies as its Event Sales Manager, handling some of the area’s most unique rental venues. Continue reading

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Arch Insurance Confirms Yard Goats Yard Will Open April 13

Hartford Yard Goats LogoDunkin’ Donuts Park is on target to open April 13 , 2017 for the Hartford Yard Goats (Double-A, Eastern League) inaugural home opener, according to officials charged with completing the much-delayed project.  Read more here.

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Dunkin’ Donuts Progress Report Delayed One Week, But Opening Still Set for April 13

Hartford Yard Goats LogoThe Hartford Stadium Authority on Tuesday postponed for one week its progress report on Dunkin’ Donuts Park.  But Sean Fitzpatrick, executive director of the authority and director of development services for the city, said the worst-case scenario would see an opening day April 13 with the barbecue pit area in left field and an adjacent ramp unavailable until April 19.  Read more here.

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Dunkin’ Donuts Park Update Today

Hartford Yard Goats LogoOn Tuesday, with exactly four months left until the Hartford Yard Goats (Double-A, Eastern League) open long-delayed Dunkin’ Donuts Park on April 13, 2017, the Hartford Stadium Authority will hold a monthly meeting to get an update from Arch Insurance, which guaranteed completion of the stadium, and Whiting-Turner Contracting, which took over the job.  Read more here.

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