UVU Athletics Reaches New Heights With Revenue, Awards

first_img Written by FacebookTwitterLinkedInEmailOREM, Utah-Last Friday, the Utah Valley University Athletics’ external operations department celebrated a year with unprecedented success.These achievements included earning record-breaking revenue and obtaining a record-number of national awards in 2017-18.For the fourth consecutive year, the department recorded new revenue records of overall financial contributions .This also includes record numbers in annual fundraising and corporate partnerships.This is primarily because of the athletic department’s relationship with Utah Community Credit Union for the naming rights to UCCU Ballpark, the home stadium for the Wolverines’ baseball program.The department also saw improvement in earnings from VIP packages for the men’s basketball program.This entailed courtside seating and the “Toughest 24” trip featuring games at powerhouses Kentucky and Duke on successive nights last November.Furthermore, the department reached new heights in ticket sales, finishing with a revenue increase of 101 percent from the total amount in 2017-18.This also topped the previous year’s increase of 69 percent.Additionally, the UVU Athletics Sports Information and marketing offices each received national recognition from the College Sports Information Directors of America and the National Association of Collegiate Marketing Administrations for their publications in 2017-18.Finally, the UVU Athletic marketing crew earned the fan engagement award for its men’s basketball final media timeout promotions at the squad’s home game during the 2017-18 season. Brad James Tags: Marketing/Sports Information/Utah Community Credit Union/UVU Athletics July 16, 2018 /Sports News – Local UVU Athletics Reaches New Heights With Revenue, Awardslast_img read more

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