REIGN ADD NEW FACES TO FRONT OFFICE
Front Office Space is Expanded to Include New Suite
ONTARIO, Calif. – The Ontario Reign of the ECHL, proud affiliate of the NHL Los Angeles Kings and the AHL Manchester Monarchs, announced today that Game Operations Manager Lisa Boags and Administrative Assistant Sarah Wood have joined the Reign front office staff. The Reign also announced that they have expanded their front office location to include a first floor office suite in the City National Bank Building in Ontario, Calif.
Lisa Boags joins the Reign as Game Operations Manager from AEG/Staples Center and Home Depot Center where she continues to work as a part of the Event Presentation Production Crew for their professional sporting events. Lisa will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of game day entertainment for the Reign including game presentation, music, on-ice promotions and video presentation.
Lisa gained previous experience working with Fox Sports Net, Fox Sports West, “The Lingerie Bowl” and Mattel Toys, Inc. and works freelance for her company Boags Production Services. A graduate of Loyola Marymount University, Lisa received her Bachelor of Arts from the College of Communication Arts.
Sarah Wood comes to the Reign after spending the past three years with Whitewood Properties in Rancho Cucamonga as an Administrative Assistant and Sales Representative. As an Administrative Assistant for the Reign, Sarah’s duties will include facilitating phone calls for the organization, processing in-office point of sale merchandise and keeping the front office running efficiently.
Prior to joining the Reign Sarah gained experience working for Rudolph & Sletten out of Irvine, Calif., and Countrywide Home Loans in Simi Valley.
“We have made two more excellent additions to our front office staff” Reign Executive V.P. of Business Operations Justin Kemp said. “Lisa brings a wealth of game entertainment experience from the Staples Center and Sarah’s warm and inviting persona will make everyone visiting or calling the Reign office feel welcome. We are very happy to have both of them join the organization.”
*Note: Drew Boursaw, former Reign Senior Account Manager, received a promotion to Corporate Account Manager. Drew will increase his role in the Reign’s corporate sales and marketing initiatives.
The Ontario Reign have opened their doors to their new front office suite. The Reign’s main office is now located at 3633 Inland Empire Blvd, Suite #130, in the City National Bank building in Ontario, Calif. The new suite will house the Reign’s corporate sales department and a large conference and presentation office, as well as a Reign merchandise display and point of sale.
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.
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