VICE PRESIDENT, CORPORATE PARTNERSHIPS
Brian Richeson is entering his 15th season with the Rays and his 24th season in baseball. As vice president of corporate partnerships, he oversees the corporate partnership sales and service for both the Rays and Tampa Bay Rowdies and outreach to the business community, with a focus on developing fully integrated season-long relationships with local, regional and national companies. He joined the Rays in 2007 after eight years with the Diamondbacks as director of season ticket sales. He began his career with the Royals group sales department in 1998. Richeson earned his bachelor’s degree from the University of Missouri. He currently serves on the executive board of directors of Leadership Tampa Bay, board of directors of the Hillsborough Education Foundation and advisory board of Visit Tampa Bay, and is an Honorary Commander at MacDill Air Force Base. He and his wife, Nichole, reside in Tampa with their son, Brett.