The Reading Fightin Phils, Double-A affiliate of the Philadelphia Phillies, have announced the promotion of Tim McGee to Director of Ticket Operations and Jon Muldowney to Director of Group Sales.
"Tim and Jon bring along great deal of ticket sales experience that make them the perfect guys to lead our ticket and group sales department," said Fightin Phils General Manager Scott Hunsicker. "In 14 years of working in the Reading market, Tim has a great relationship with many of our fans and season ticket holders. His knowledge of our product is second-to-none. Jon's enthusiasm for working in Minor League Baseball will carry over to his new role in group sales with the club. He's always crafting new and exciting ways for groups to have an entertaining night out at America's Classic Ballpark."
McGee brings nearly 14 years of ticket sales experience with him as he moves up to lead the Fightin Phils Ticket Department. Under his new position, the 36-year old will manage season tickets and mini-plans, ticket books, and single-game ticket sales while working alongside the group department.
Upon completing an internship with Reading in 2000, McGee worked in the ticket department at the Reading Royals (ECHL) where he was named ECHL Ticket Executive of the Year in 2003 as the Director of Ticket Operations. He re-joined the franchise for the 2007 season as a Group Sales Manager through 2009. He also held the position of Assistant Director of Ticket Operations in 2010-12 and Assistant Director of Group Outings in 2013.
McGee graduated from Daniel Boone High School in 1997 and holds a B.S. in Sports Management/Business from DeSales University where he also played basketball. He currently lives in Exeter with his wife Jamie.
Muldowney will oversee the Fightin Phils Group Sales department that includes three group buffet areas and reserved group seating in his new role with the organization. Prior to heading the team's group operations, the 27-year old spent the 2013 season as Assistant Director of Group Outings and 2010-12 as a Client Relationship Manager following a season with Lakewood BlueClaws as Ticket Sales Manager in 2009. He originally came on board with the team in 2008 as a full-time intern.
A 2004 graduate of Nativity High School, Muldowney received his degree in Leisure and Sports Studies from Kutztown University in 2008 where he was also played football as a defensive back. The Pottsville native currently resides in Reading with his wife Michelle and daughter Madison.
Season tickets, mini-plans, and group tickets for the 2014 season at FirstEnergy Stadium are available by visiting Fightins.com, calling the Fightin Phils Ticket Office at 610-370-BALL, or by visiting the Fightin Phils Ticket Office in person at FirstEnergy Stadium. Follow the Fightin Phils on Twitter at @ReadingFightins and like them on Facebook via www.facebook.com/fightins.
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