WASHINGTON, D.C., March 29, 2019 – The XFL, in tandem with Turnkey Search, announced the hire of Erik Moses as their new Team President in Washington, D.C. In his new role, Moses will oversee the team’s fan engagement and business operations, including ticket sales, corporate partnerships, marketing, content, communications, community relations and the game day experience.
“Vince McMahon and I welcome Erik to the XFL family and know he is the right executive to help lead the way for us in our nation’s capital,” said Jeffrey Pollack, XFL President, and Chief Operating Officer. “Erik understands what makes D.C. tick and he will help the XFL connect meaningfully with football fans and the local community.”
“I’m excited to join the XFL and help build a new type of sports league that focuses on innovation, affordable entertainment, and family fun,” said Moses. “I am grateful to my colleagues at Events DC and our city’s leadership for allowing me to represent this town’s sports and entertainment industry for the past ten years. I can think of no better next step than to work with this great community to establish the XFL in D.C. and across the entire Washington region and cultivate a passionate, loyal fan base for our team.”
The XFL is gaining an exceptional leader in Moses. For the past decade, Moses served as Senior Vice President & Managing Director at Events DC where he built the major event and sports arm of the city of Washington, D.C. with an eye towards attracting major events and driving revenue for governmental assets and venues. A lawyer by trade, Moses is also an Adjunct Professor in Sports Industry Management at Georgetown University. Moses received his B.A. in Political Science from the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill and his J.D. from Duke University School of Law.
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