Pittsburgh Center for Sports Media and Marketing Speaker Series Featuring David Peart
Thursday, March 15, 2012
The Pittsburgh Center for Sports Media and Marketing and Point Park University's Career Development are hosting a seminar focused on building a sound resume, searching for jobs and acing the interivew on Thursday, March 15, from 4:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. in the Student Center room 701. David Peart, senior vice president of sales and service for the Pittsburgh Penguins, will be the featured speaker.
Peart has a long career dedicated to major league sports, having previously worked with the San Francisco 49ers, Houston Texans, Texas Rangers and Dallas Stars. He is a Pittsburgh native and a graduate of Point Park. As the senior vice president of sales and service for the Penguins, he oversees corporate sales, ticket sales, marketing, game presentation and community relations.
In addition to providing his own insights on resumes, interviews and landing the job, Peart will discuss Teamwork Online, a recruiting tool and job board for the sports industry, which is used by many franchises, leagues and related businesses.