Yesterday the New York Post released a report claiming that Vegas Golden Knights Owner Bill Foley is looking like he is the sucker. This claim was ensued by an interview that an executive representative of the hockey world did with On the Money.
Today Golden Knights Team President Kerry Bubolz announced that they have hired Jonny Greco as Vice President of Events and Entertainment. In his new posting with the organization Greco will lead the Golden Knights with their in game presentation at all home games at T-Mobile Arena.
Since the Vegas Golden Knights Owner welcomed the Las Vegas Raiders into town Bill Foley seems to have a bitter taste in his mouth on how thing went down. For Foley he feels that the $750 million in public funding from the increased room tax could be spent on more important issues for the Vegas Community.
Yesterday the NFL voted and approved the Oakland Raiders relocation to Las Vegas just months after the NHL expanded in Nevada’s thriving Metropolis. Thus making the Silver State a two pro team state for the first time ever. For George McPhee and the Golden Knights they have a short window of opportunity to make a name for themselves within the Vegas sports fan community.
Today marked another day is sports and entertainment history as the NFL approved the moved of the Oakland Raiders to Las Vegas in a 31-1 vote. The Raiders are set to join the NHL’s 31st franchise the Vegas Golden Knights in the next few seasons.
VEGAS – March 17, 2017 – Vegas Golden Knights President Kerry Bubolz announced today, March 17, that the team has hired Jim Frevola as the club’s Senior Vice President and Chief Sales Officer. In this role, Frevola will oversee the organization’s media sales and sponsorship efforts, collaborate with Golden Knights Vice President of Global Partnerships Michael Mungiello on securing new partnerships in the business community and provide insightful direction to the team’s overall sales strategy.