MANCHESTER, N.H. - Fisher Cats owner Art Solomon announced today that Jeff Tagliaferro has joined the team as Vice President of Sales. A native of Bedford, N.H. with more than 20 years of experience in sports entertainment and client service, Tagliaferro adds energetic local talent to the Fisher Cats front office as the team prepares for the 2017 All-Star Season.
"Jeff brings passion, energy, and a winning personality to our leadership team," said Fisher Cats President Mike Ramshaw. "He'll continue to develop partnerships with businesses in our community and beyond, and we're proud to have another member of our staff with strong New Hampshire roots. We couldn't be happier to have him on board."
Most recently, Tagliaferro spent over four years as a Senior Account Executive with New Hampshire Motor Speedway, earning the honor of "Salesperson of the Year" in 2013.
Tagliaferro has been working in sports since 1994, including five years in the Fisher Cats front office (2003-2008). He also spent four seasons with the Phillies Double-A affiliate in Reading, Pa. and four years as the General Manager of UNH Wildcat Sports Properties with Learfield Sports.
"I know first-hand, the Fisher Cats are a tremendous organization that continues to make a positive difference in this community," Tagliaferro said. "It's a privilege to rejoin this talented and dedicated front office, and I can't wait to show our fans what we have in store for the 2017 All-Star Season."
The Fisher Cats, Double-A affiliate of the Toronto Blue Jays, open the 2017 season on Thursday, April 6, versus the recently renamed Binghamton Rumble Ponies (AA-New York Mets). On July 12, the team will host the 2017 Northeast Delta Dental Eastern League All-Star Classic at Northeast Delta Dental Stadium featuring the top prospects from each of the league's 12 teams.
Fisher Cats full and half-season tickets are available now and feature a wide variety of benefits, including reserved seating for the 2017 Northeast Delta Dental Eastern League All-Star Classic, up to $100 in Fisher Cash, access to exclusive events like on-field batting practice, team autograph signings and more. Visit nhfishercats.com for more information.