|Suns Name Carey Director of Marketing|
|03:07PM / Thursday, January 31, 2019|
PITTSFIELD, Mass. –The Pittsfield Suns and the Goldklang Group are pleased to announce the hiring of Connor Carey as the director of marketing and ticket sales account manager.
Carey has several years experience with the Suns as a full-time intern. Fans will recognize Connor for his on-field presence, both on the mic and running promotions.
“We are obviously excited about the addition of Connor to our full-time staff. He has spent the last few seasons working for the Suns and has become a local celebrity. Connor is extremely creative, and brings a true Pittsfield work ethic to the job. His personality and presence will continue to help us enhance the fan experience, and guarantees on-field entertainment remains top-notch,” said Suns president Kristen Huss.
Carey began his career with the Suns during their 2012 inaugural season. He worked several summers as a member of the game-day promotions staff, culminating with a full internship in 2016. As an intern, he was responsible for planning the Suns promotional schedule, with a primary focus on in-between inning contests.
That summer, Carey grabbed the microphone and assumed the role as the on-field PA announcer, continuing in that role through 2018. In the spring of 2017, he worked in Los Angeles as an intern at the baseball agency, MVP Sports Group.
Carey, a Pittsfield native, graduated from Quinnipiac University in the Spring of 2018, earning his degree in communications with a minor in psychology.
Season tickets are now on sale to the general public and can be purchased by contacting (413) 445-7867. For more information on the Pittsfield Suns, please contact Connor Carey, at Connor@pittsfieldsuns.com or by calling (413) 445-7867.