Montreal Canadiens Director of Media Relations Dominick Saillant reveals what it takes to get a sports PR job with hockey's most decorated franchise.
Greg Ramirez is entering his third season as a hockey communications coordinator for the NHL's Dallas Stars. A native of Mexico City and a fluent Spanish speaker, Greg understands the importance of reaching out to the Spanish demographic and what it could mean for Stars hockey. Greg has also been with the Stars through new ownership, coaches, GM's and a team bankruptcy, so he's a true "been there" guy. I caught up with Greg this morning to talk shop, and here's what transpired.
Dave Holtzman is in his first year as Director of Communications for Major League Baseball's San Diego Padres. Coming over from a nine-year run with the Kansas City Royals, Dave is a sports PR professional who knows the ins and outs of PR at baseball's highest level. Here's what Dave had to say when I caught up with him to talk shop.
Bill Johnston is the Director of Public Relations for the NFL's San Diego Chargers. A San Diego State alum, Bill began working for the Chargers in 1979 while a student and has been known ever since as the @ChargersPRGuy.
I had the pleasure of meeting Bill when he came to SDSU in 2011 to guest lecture a PRSSA meeting. Here's what he had to offer to me and the rest of my senior-year PR peers.