RUSTON, La. – LEARFIELD, Louisiana Tech’s longtime multimedia rightsholder, named Bulldog alumnus Brad Pietz as typical manager for its area LA Tech Sports Homes crew.
Pietz has returned to his alma mater from residing 15 a long time in Jonesboro, Ark. His experience there involves serving 10 decades with Arkansas Condition College, the place he was assistant athletics director-growth, and afterwards the director of internet marketing for the Convocation Heart. Prior to his time in Jonesboro, Pietz was at Southern Illinois University serving five years in the twin purpose of director of ticket operations/assistant advertising and marketing director.
As typical manager for LA Tech Sporting activities Homes, Pietz is the key LEARFIELD liaison with Louisiana Tech VP and Director of Athletics Eric Wood on all elements connected to the multimedia rights arrangement and corporate husband or wife platform.
Joining Pietz is Sadie Patton, a LA Tech alumna, who is LA Tech Sports Properties’ coordinator, partnership solutions. She is a modern graduate, earning a degree in sporting activities marketing and advertising. Patton served virtually a few yrs as a portion-time scholar worker and intern within the Athletics Department.
“We are psyched to have equally Brad and Sadie back in the LA Tech Athletics Relatives,” claimed Wood. “Both are Louisiana Tech graduates and passionate about their alma mater. We look forward to Brad’s leadership in just his new role and are energized about him connecting with our company sponsors and admirers. And we have seen first-hand the past a few a long time the electrical power and enthusiasm that Sadie will convey to her new job.”
Pietz and Patton will join Stephanie Gamble, who enters her 3rd calendar year as the supervisor of small business improvement with LA Tech Sports Homes.
“Brad provides fantastic experience, as properly as a organic Bulldog affinity to Ruston,” explained LEARFIELD VP, Multi-Media Rights/South Mike Haake. “He is extra than skilled to handle our neighborhood focused on-campus team, and we’re fired up to have both he and Sadie sign up for LEARFIELD to now signify their alma mater and Louisiana Tech’s passionate fanbase.”
LEARFIELD is a top media and technologies services firm in intercollegiate athletics. The business unlocks the value of higher education sports for brand names and supporters as a result of an omnichannel platform with progressive information and commerce options. LEARFIELD services features licensing and multimedia sponsorship administration publishing, audio, digital and social media knowledge analytics ticketing, ticket profits and qualified concessions experience branding campus-wide company and sponsorship progress and location know-how devices. Since 2008, it has served as title sponsor for the acclaimed LEARFIELD Directors’ Cup, supporting athletic departments across all divisions.