BELLEVUE, WA, December 2016 – Executive search firm Reffett Associates has placed Trevor Gooby as Vice President, Ballpark Operations for the Seattle Mariners.
The search was conducted out of the Seattle office, and was led by Bill Reffett and Jennifer McCorey. In the position, Mr. Gooby will be responsible for the overall operations strategy for Safeco Field, to include guest services, premium services, non-baseball events, event sales and marketing, engineering and maintenance, safety, security, grounds keeping, and housekeeping.
Additionally, he will be responsible for all game day operations, and for insuring that the Club provides an exceptional game day experience for its guests. He will report to Mariners’ President Kevin Mather.
“When we evaluated Trevor’s outstanding career and experience, it was clear that he represented a great organizational fit,” said Mr. Reffett. “He has worked with quality organizations who project the same kind of values that the Mariners embody.”
Mr. Gooby has almost twenty years of experience, working first with the Los Angeles Dodgers, and most recently with the Pittsburgh Pirates. His responsibilities have spanned General Management, Operations, Sales, Communications, and International Operations.
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