Augusta, GA-The Augusta GreenJackets (Single A Affiliate of the Giants) are excited to announce a pair of promotions from within their organization. General Manager Tom Denlinger has been promoted to Vice President and Assistant General Manager Brandon Greene has been promoted to General Manager.
Denlinger's role will be more focused on preparation for the 2018 season and the transition into the new ballpark. Greene's role will be overseeing the 2017 operations.
"Both Tom and Brandon have been tremendous assets to our franchise. The leadership and direction they have provided for our team has been outstanding from sales/ partnerships and all operational facets," stated Jeff Eiseman President & Partner of the Augusta GreenJackets. "We are a better organization today because of them. Their strong focus on providing outstanding service levels to our fans and partners, coupled with the high standards they set for our staff makes a difference each day. We are glad to provide this opportunity to them as we go into the next chapter of the GreenJackets' future."
Denlinger arrived in Augusta as the GreenJackets' GM in 2014. Previously, he served as the Assistant General Manager of the Richmond Flying Squirrels (Class AA Affiliate of the Giants) from 2010 to 2013. He also served as AGM of the Daytona Cubs (then the Class A Advanced Affiliate of the Chicago Cubs, now the Daytona Tortugas, Class A Advanced Affiliate of the Cincinnati Reds) from 2007 to 2009. Prior to that, he worked in sales with the Delmarva Shorebirds (Single A affiliate of the Baltimore Orioles) from 2004 to 2006 and started his MiLB career with an internship with the Reading Fightin' Phils (Class AA affiliate of the Phillies) in 2003.
Greene arrived in Augusta in 2015 as the AGM of the GreenJackets. Previously, he was the Director of Group Sales for the Flying Squirrels in 2013 and 2014. Prior to that, he spent 2010-2012 as the Manager, Corporate Partners with the Lehigh Valley IronPigs (Class AAA Affiliate of the Phillies). He began his MiLB career as an intern with the Daytona Cubs in 2005 before being promoted to Director of Group Sales, a position in which he held through 2009.
The GreenJackets return home to the Lake for a 7 game series as the Delmarva Shorebirds (Orioles) & Hagerstown Suns (Nationals) make there only trips to the CSRA this season. The series includes the EDTS cooler giveaway, 11th Annual Military Appreciation Night, Slip & Slide Sunday with Touch-a-Truck and more! Tickets are on-sale for the final games at Lake Olmstead stadium by contacting the GreenJackets Front Office at (706) 922-WINS (9467).
The New Ballpark at Riverside Village is underway and deposits are now being accepted for Full Season Seats for the 2018 season. To learn more visit www.greenjackets2018.com and place your deposit to today. Leaving the Lake, Ruling the River.
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