Tyler Hoke Joins WGI Marketing Crew

Former Intern returns as new Marketing Coordinator

Watkins Glen International

Hoke, a recent graduate of the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, is familiar with the WGI team after working as a ticket intern in 2013.

WATKINS GLEN, NY Watkins Glen International is proud to welcome Tyler Hoke back to the WGI team as Marketing Coordinator, effective immediately.  Hoke, a recent graduate of the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, is familiar with the WGI team after working as a ticket intern in 2013. In his new position at WGI, Hoke will play a key role in the promotion of Watkins Glen International through various mediums including social media, advertising and grass roots efforts.

“Tyler proved himself to be a valuable part of the ticketing team last year,” stated Michael Printup, President of Watkins Glen International.  “We can’t wait for him to roll up his sleeves and leverage his experience in his new role.”

Prior to his employment at The Glen, Hoke worked as a Community Relations Intern for the Carolina Hurricanes, in Raleigh, NC. During this experience, Hoke assisted with and executed major fundraisers, coordinated annual Canes Player Hospital Visits at local hospitals, and assisted in game-night activities. Hoke also interned at the College Sport Research Institute where he attained sponsorships and fundraising, and contributed to the planning and organization of the annual CSRI conference.

In addition to his experience in sports marketing, Hoke holds a Bachelor of Arts in Exercise and Sport Science with a concentration in Sport Administration from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Located within five (5) hours (~300 miles) of 25% of the US population, Watkins Glen International is the premier road racing facility in the United States. Mark your calendars for TUDOR United SportsCar Championship during Sahlen’s Six Hours of The Glen June 26-29, as well as the NASCAR Sprint Cup Cheez-It™ 355 and Nationwide Series Zippo 200 at The Glen August 7-10. Tickets are available by calling 866.461.RACE or at www.TheGlen.com.  Keep up with The Glen on Facebook and Twitter. Download The Glen’s free mobile app from the App Store or Google Play.

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