We have personnel news to report from the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers (Low A; Midwest League) and the York Revolution (independent; Atlantic League).
The Timber Rattlers have announced a pair of promotions, as well as the hiring of two new group sales representatives.
Brittany Ezze has moved from Group Sales Representative to the Director of Group Sales. Ezze, who has been with the team for four seasons, will be in charge of the Group Sales team.
Seth Merrill is now a Corporate Marketing Manager for the organization. Merrill, who has been with the team for seven seasons, was previously the Director of Group Sales. He will now be part of the sales team to help the marketing partners of both the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers and the Fond du Lac Dock Spiders get their message out to the fans of both teams.
Megan Chatterton is one of the new hires for Wisconsin’s Group Sales Department. Chatterton, a native of Kenosha, joins the Timber Rattlers after four seasons in the Northwoods League. The product of the University of Wisconsin-Parkside had been an intern with the Kenosha Kingfish in 2014 and an intern with the Lakeshore Chinooks in 2015. Chatterton worked as an inside sales representative for the Kingfish in 2015 and became the Director of Ticket Operations for the Kingfish in 2016.
Kyle Fargen will join Chatterton in the Group Sales Department after being an intern for the Timber Rattlers during the 2017 season. Fargen is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse.
The Wisconsin Timber Rattlers front office has 28 full-time staff members.
In York, the Revolution have announced two additions to the front office.The Atlantic League Champion welcomed Karly Spangle as a Group & Hospitality Account Executive and Cody Bannon as Creative Director.
Spangle’s position marks her return to the team for which she served as an intern for two summers. The native Yorker graduated from Central York High School and received her BSBA in Sport Management from Robert Morris University after interning with the Pittsburgh Steelers. She returned to York after working on the Inside Sales team of the Portland Trail Blazers.
Bannon joins the Revs after moving to the area to attend York College and then serving as a graphic designer for Gavin Advertising. He held a similar position for North Carolina-based MFANO Fabrics after interning for Partners & Harrison and serving as Resident Artist of Marketview Arts as the Appell Fellow.