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August Lunch & Learn With The Jacksonville Jaguars
August 23, 2018 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Join us Thursday, August 23, for an exciting discussion with Chad Johnson, Senior Vice President of Sales and Service and Chief Content Officer, for the Jacksonville Jaguars!
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About Our Speaker:
Chad Johnson, Senior Vice President of Sales and Service and Chief Content Officer, for the Jacksonville Jaguars
Chad Johnson’s role expanded in 2018 when he was named chief content officer, adding to his duties as senior vice president, sales and service. As chief content officer he is responsible for bringing together all company-wide content assets including events, production of shows and creative by serving as chairman of the content committee. He continues overseeing sales and revenues in all ticketing areas – including suites, premium seating, season tickets, and group and single game tickets – as well as the team’s ticket service and operations departments and the fan experience group.
Johnson joined the Jaguars as vice president, sales in May of 2012, and was promoted to senior vice president, sales and service in February of 2013. His role expanded in 2017 with the addition of the new amphitheater as well as the adjacent flex field, known together as Daily’s Place. Daily’s Place provides a popular venue for a full year-round schedule of concerts and events, and Johnson’s team is charged with all sales, programming and operations for those events. He also works closely with the sales team at Fulham Football Club.
Prior to joining the Jaguars, Johnson worked for the Miami Marlins as senior director, new ballpark sales. During his time with the Marlins he was responsible for the sales of premium seating, luxury suites and season tickets, and group ticket packages for the Marlins’ new ballpark which opened in 2012.
Prior to joining the Marlins, Johnson served as senior vice president, sales and marketing for Sunrise Sports & Entertainment and the Florida Panthers Hockey Club. In that role he oversaw all ticket sales and service operations for all the entities associated with Sunrise Sports & Entertainment and the Florida Panthers, including suite sales and premium seating, as well as the club’s marketing and broadcasting efforts.
Johnson joined Sunrise Sports & Entertainment in October of 2003 as vice president of sales & service, before being promoted in April of 2005. Prior to joining Sunrise Sports & Entertainment Johnson spent five years with the Tampa Bay Lightning as director of sales.
Johnson, who is originally from Chicago, graduated from Augustana College in Rock Island, Illinois. He made Jacksonville his home in July of 2012. Johnson and his wife MaryBeth live in Atlantic Beach with his daughter, Victoria.