Marketing Intern: Jon Brooks
In part one of our Intern profiles we introduce Michigan native, Jon Brooks.
One of his many duties includes interviewing potential 2011 RedHot candidates.
Favorite Baseball Team: Tigers, Cubs, and I guess the Cardinals.
Favorite Baseball Player of all-time: Brandon Inge and Mariano Rivera
Favorite Sports Movie of all-time: Mean Machine, Green Street Hooligans.
Favorite Sports Quote:“I would rather beat the Yankees regularly than pitch a no hit game.“- Bob Feller
Best sports moment as a fan or a player: Watching the MSU Spartans make run after run to the Final Four and Magglio Ordonez’s Game 4 ALCS walk off home run to complete a sweep of Oakland in 2006.
Thing you like most about sports: Passion and pride
Why do you want to work in sports?: I have always enjoyed being a fan of sports and love coming to the ballpark everyday. To me, it doesn’t feel like a job.
What does your specific internship entail?: Managing the Kids Club, Overseeing the promotional staff, etc.
Dream job: Director of Marketing, then ultimately teach sports marketing in college.
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