November Technical Meeting - Speaker Jason George, EVP and Assistant GM, Tulsa Drillers and Tulsa Roughnecks FC

November 14, 2017
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Tulsa Country Club
701 N Union Ave
Tulsa, OK 74127

Jason George, Executive Vice President / Assistant General Manager

Tulsa Drillers and Tulsa Roughnecks FC

"The Business Side of Sports Entertainment"

Jason started his career with the Drillers as an intern. After leaving the Drillers briefly to earn his Masters Degree, he returned to Tulsa in a full-time capacity with the Drillers prior to the 1999 season. Jason has managed several departments during his tenure with the Drillers including Food & Beverage, Group Sales, Promotions and Merchandise. For the past 10 years, Jason has served as the team’s Assistant General Manager & Executive Vice President.

In his role as Assistant GM, he is responsible for all sales & marketing for the Drillers. In addition to his role as sales rep and sales director, Jason oversees all customer service initiatives as well as the Drillers in-game entertainment.

Jason grew up in Houston and then Waco, TX. He earned his undergraduate degree in Health, Recreation and Sport Management from St. Edward's University in Austin, TX where he also played baseball. He also was awarded a Masters Degree in Sport Management from Baylor University in 1998.

He is an active Rotarian with the Downtown Club #1610, an active member & formerly on the Board of the American Marketing Association, Tulsa Chapter. He is participant in several volunteer organizations including Meals on Wheels, Junior Achievement and the Tulsa Metro Chamber and is currently teaching Sports Marketing as an adjunct professor at Northeastern State University and previously with Oklahoma State University – Tulsa campus.

Jason and his beautiful bride, Jami, reside in Bixby. He has two gorgeous daughters, Kelsi, 26, who’s to be married later this year and Peyton, 10. Outside of his professional career, he enjoys gardening, golfing and real estate investing.

Tickets

$10.00 Student

$20.00 Member

$25.00 Non-Member