Sean catches up with Eric Blankenship, Manager – Vice President of Marketing at Tampa Bay Lightning – Tampa Bay Storm – Amalie Arena on the latest podcast.

On this podcast you'll learn about:

  • How Eric started in his career and coming home to Tampa Bay
  • What marketing strategies they are using to achieve season ticket sell outs
  • What are the two types of Lightning fans
  • How Lightning owner drives community feel for Lightning
  • Why game experience is super important for Eric
  • How the “Distant Thunder” plan connects fans all around the globe
Eric Blankenship on membership sales and connecting fans around the globe

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