Soul name David Beck Vice President of Ticket Sales
Friday October 10, 2014
Former NHL Vice President and 20-Year Ticket Sales Veteran to lead department
PHILADELPHIA (October 9, 2014) – The Philadelphia Soul of the Arena Football League announce the addition of David Beck as the new Vice President of Ticket Sales for the organization. David brings over 20 years of ticket sales experience including 10 years running the ticketing department for the New Jersey Devils of the National Hockey League.
“While searching to fill this position, David checked all of the boxes of what we were looking for,” said Soul Chief Operating Officer, John Adams. “David has an incredible background of success and experience including being the Vice President of Ticket Sales for the Devils. He brings integrity, energy and a passion to lead a ticket sales department. We doubled the size of our ticket sales department from last year and David is the right guy to maximize our investment into this department.”
“This is an exciting opportunity for me to bring my experiences and implement them with the Soul,” said Beck. “Arena Football is an incredibly exciting product and the Soul is committed to not only winning on the football field, but also in the business office as well. The owners and John sold me on their vision and commitment to making the Soul something special and I could not pass on the opportunity that was presented.”
With the recent announcement of Saint’s wide receiver Marques Colston joining the Soul ownership group, the Soul have planned a “Meet Marques” event this Friday from 6 p.m. – 7 p.m. at Chickie’s and Pete’s in South Philly. This is also an opportunity for current Soul season ticket holders and fans to meet and welcome David to the Soul family.
ABOUT PHILADELPHIA SOUL
The Philadelphia Soul are presented by Parx Casino. The Soul are entering their 10th Anniversary Season. Season and Group tickets for the Soul’s upcoming 2015 season are on sale now. For 2015 season tickets, contact the Soul sales department at (215) 253-4900 ext. 3, or request contact from a representative by filling out the form on www.philadelphiasoul.com. Follow the Soul on Facebook at facebook.com/soul and Twitter at twitter.com/soulfootball.