Mejia Joins Reign Ticket Staff
Only 101 days until Home Opener versus Las Vegas
ONTARIO, Calif. – The Ontario Reign of the ECHL, proud affiliate of the Los Angeles Kings, announced today that they have added Greg Mejia to the front office staff as Ticket Sales Account Executive.
Mejia joins the Reign after spending the past year with the Los Angeles Clippers of the NBA and will be responsible for the sales and service of groups and season tickets for the Reign.
“We are very excited to bring Greg on board as a member of our sales team,” Director of Ticket Sales James Collins said. “Greg’s background with the Clippers has provided him with valuable experience and makes him a great fit in the organization.”
A 2004 graduate of California State University Fullerton, Mejia received his Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Entertainment and Tourism.
Prior to joining the Reign Mejia gained experience working with the Hall of Fame Entertainment Group based out of Los Angeles and also served as a Medical Specialist in the United States Army.
Began in 1988-89 with five teams playing in four states, the Premier ‘AA’ Hockey League has grown into a coast-to-coast league that will have 23 teams in 16 states and British Columbia playing 828 games from Oct. 17, 2008 to Apr. 4, 2009. Eighteen of the 23 teams have played at least five years in their current city.
The third-longest tenured professional hockey league behind only the National Hockey League and the American Hockey League, the ECHL averaged 4,174 per game last season, marking the fourth year in row and the 16th time in the last 18 years that the league has averaged over 4,000 fans. The league has drawn over four million fans each of the last five years and 11 times in the past 12 seasons.
There have been 355 former ECHL players who have gone on to play in the NHL after playing in the ECHL, including 99 in the last three seasons. There have been 210 former ECHL players who have played their first game in the NHL in the past seven season.
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