The Buffalo Bisons are proud to announce the following new hires as well as promotions within the Bisons front office staff for the 2014 season.
Geoff Lundquist - Group Sales Manager
Lundquist has been promoted to the role of Group Sales Manager as he begins his 12th season with the Bisons, 11th as part of the front office. He began with the Bisons in the summer of 2003 in the ticket office, and joined the sales team in February of 2004. He has been responsible for selling the team's marketing sponsorships, groups & parties, suites and season ticket packages. In his new role, Lundquist will continue many of the same duties, as well as oversee the team's group sales. This will include creating new sales initiatives, training staff, reporting on progress towards sales goals, and ensuring proper procedures are followed.
Beth Potozniak - Account Executive
Beginning her first season with the Bisons, Potozniak brings a wealth of experience working with non-for-profits in the Buffalo area, including Big Brothers, Big Sisters and The Boys and Girls Club. She graduated from the State University of New York at Buffalo in 2006 with a Bachelor of Arts in Public Communications and is a resident of the Queen City. As an Account Executive, Potozniak will be responsible for season and group tickets sales as well as ballpark sponsorship.
Nicholas Iacona - Group Ticket Sales Representative
Iacona will begin his fifth season in the Bisons organization and first as a Group Ticket Sales Representative. The Wheatfield-native served as a public relations intern for both the 2010 and 2011 seasons before joining the club's public relations game day staff over the last two years. A graduate of Niagara University in 2012 with a Bachelor's Degree in Sport Management, Iacona will be responsible for season ticket, package and group sales in 2013.
Victoria Rebmann - Merchandise Coordinator
A native of Collins, Rebmann will begin her third season with the Bisons and her first as the team's Merchandise Coordinator. She began her tenure with the club in 2012 as an intern in the sales department and returned last season to serve as a ticket sales representative. In her new role, Rebmann will oversee the entire Bisons merchandise catalog as well as the operation of all gift shop locations at Coca-Cola Field and the Bisons.com online shop. Rebmann graduated from Canisius College in 2012 with a Bachelor's degree in Communications and also earned her Master's in Sports Administration at Canisius.
Ashley Beamish - Creative Services & Website Marketing Coordinator
Beamish is beginning her second season with the Bisons and her first as a full-time Creative Services & Website Marketing Coordinator. Beamish is responsible for the concept and design of many of the team's marketing materials used in advertising, in-park branding and online at Bisons.com. A native of Wheatfield, Beamish earned a Bachelor of Arts in Graphic/Web Design from Seton Hall University in 2012. Beamish has also worked with the New Jersey Devils and the WNY Flash during her career.
Victoria Dwyer - Accountant
Dwyer is starting her first year in the Accounting Department with the Bisons. Dwyer previously worked seasonally at Coca-Cola Field for the past five years. A native of Buffalo, Dwyer graduated from the University of Buffalo with a Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration.
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