A 37-year veteran of the baseball business, Chuck Domino is the Chief Executive of the Richmond Flying Squirrels. He also serves as the President of Baseballtown Charities and President of Domino Consulting, and Domino also has consulting and management agreements with several other Minor League Baseball franchises. Domino's efforts have been greatly recognized with his induction into the Reading Baseball Hall of Fame, the Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame and the Berks County Business Hall of Fame. Domino has been named the winner of the Eastern League's Executive of the Year award five times, the Pioneer League Executive of the Year award and has been selected for other various recognitions and awards. A native of Pittsburgh, Pa., Domino is a 1978 graduate of Mt. Lebanon High School, where he played baseball. He is a 1982 graduate of St. Thomas University (formerly Biscayne College) with a degree in Sports Administration. Domino resides in Richmond.
2018: Celebrated a very successful inaugural season of the Dream League Stadium in Reading, Pa.…Led Richmond to the Eastern League title in average attendance for the fifth time in franchise history…Enjoyed the continued success of various Minor League Baseball franchise endeavors, including the Flying Squirrels.
2017: Domino played an integral role in the success of the Hartford Yard Goats' inaugural season as a their Chief Consultant….As President of Baseballtown Charities, broke ground on a $1-million Dream League Stadium for physically and developmentally-challenged youth….Continued improvements to The Diamond to enhance the experience for the fans.
2016: Continued to spearhead the transformation of The Diamond with additional fan amenities.
2015: Led Richmond to Eastern League title in overall and average attendance for second consecutive season….Richmond was honored with the Bob Freitas Award for sustained success in Double- A baseball.
2014: Led Richmond to Eastern League title in overall and average attendance.
2013: Led Richmond to its second Eastern League average attendance title.
2012: Led Lehigh Valley IronPigs to their third consecutive overall Minor League Baseball attendance title...Guided Richmond to their second overall Eastern League attendance crown in three years.
2010: Named Eastern League Executive of the Year...Led Richmond to Eastern League title in overall and average attendance.
2008: Led Reading to Eastern League title in overall and average attendance… Oversaw inaugural season of the Lehigh Valley IronPigs, which saw Lehigh Valley finish first in the International League in overall and average attendance.
2007: Led Reading to Eastern League's title in overall and average attendance… FirstEnergy Stadium welcomed it's 10-millionth fan, becoming first ballpark to never host a Triple-A franchise to reach that mark…Reading became first Eastern League team to attract more than 450,000 fans in eight consecutive seasons…Presented "Champion of Youth Award" by the Olivet Boys and Girls Club...Reading was nominated for the Larry MacPhail Award for the second consecutive year.
2006: Led Reading to Eastern League title in overall and average attendance… Reading became first Eastern League team to attract more than 450,000 fans in seven consecutive seasons…Honored with "Extra Innings Award," presented at the Minor League Baseball Promotional Seminar to the team that demonstrates excellence in community service, for the opening of Gordon Hoodak Stadium at Lauer's Park...Franchise nominated for Larry MacPhail Award, given to the top promoter in Minor League Baseball... Named President of both the Reading Phillies (AA) and the Lehigh Valley IronPigs (AAA).
2005: Led Reading to Eastern League title in overall attendance title with 468,105 fans…Reading became first Eastern League city to surpass hosting nine million fans (5.9-million fans entered the ballpark during Domino's tenure)…Broke ground on Gordon Hoodak Stadium at Lauer's Park, an $850,000 downtown youth stadium built by Baseballtown Charities on the grounds of Lauer's Park Elementary School-a school named for the former stadium, which hosted professional teams from 1907-1941 and saw players like Babe Ruth and "Shoeless" Joe Jackson.
2004: Led Reading to an Eastern League-best and franchise-record 7,138 fans-per-game...Inducted into Berks County Chapter of the Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame...Received "Spirit of Scouting" award from the Boy Scouts of America.
2003: Named Minor League Baseball Executive of the Year by Baseball America...Guided the Reading Phillies franchise to the John H. Johnson President's Trophy, the highest annual honor presented by Minor League Baseball to a single organization that displays franchise stability, contributions to the league and its stability, contributions to baseball in the community and promotion of the baseball industry…Named "Community Leader of the Year" by the Arthritis Foundation.
2002: Guided Reading to a franchise-record overall attendance of 486,570 fans.
2001: Reading named "Small Business of the Year" by the Berks County Chamber of Commerce.
2000: Led Reading to its second Bob Freitas Award, presented annually by Baseball America to the best organization at each of Minor League Baseball's four classifications…Reading became first two-time recipient of Bob Freitas Award after earning first recognition in 1991…Named by Baseball America as the Bob Freitas Award recipients of the 1990's decade…Named "Executive of the Year" by the Middle Atlantic Major League Baseball Scouts Association.
1999: Earned Reading's second Larry MacPhail Promotional Trophy, presented annually to the top promoter in Minor League Baseball.
1998: Named Minor League Baseball Executive of the Year by The Sporting News.
1997: Named Eastern League Executive of the Year. 1995: Named the "General Manager you would want to run your franchise" by Baseball America in an article titled, "Building the Perfect Beast."
1994: Reading earned first Larry MacPhail Promotional Trophy.
1991: Led Reading to Baseball America's annual Bob Freitas Award.
1989: Named "Eastern League Executive of the Year" for the second straight year...Named "Class-AA Executive of the Year" by The Sporting News.
1988: Named "Eastern League Executive of the Year."
1987: Hired as General Manager of the Reading Phillies.
1986: Named "Pioneer League Executive of the Year" while serving as General Manager of the Idaho Falls Braves.