Local Hockey Partners and the Milwaukee Power have hired Kris Marion as the Sales and Marketing Manager. Kris has more than 30 years marketing, business development, communications and event management experience, and this experience, along with her passion for hockey and the city of Milwaukee will help elevate the Power brand and Local Hockey Partners.
“I’m excited for or the opportunity to market The Milwaukee Power and its ownership group, Local Hockey Partners. With its proximity to, and the Power’s relationships inside the NAHL, Milwaukee is an ideal location for Junior hockey, providing NA3HL players a pipeline to advance. This team and staff, and events the Power bring to Wilson Park and the Milwaukee community provides exciting entertainment, as well as hockey expertise and resources for Youth organizations throughout Southeast Wisconsin,” said Kris Marion. “Chase Ernst has unmatched hockey knowledge and relationships, and a vision, that will help solidify and grow the Milwaukee Power into one of the top Junior programs in the country. I’m thrilled to be part of it.”
“Over the past two seasons we have done a tremendous job building the hockey brand of the Milwaukee Power now it is time to focus our efforts on building the business brand of the Milwaukee Power and there’s no one better person in all of Milwaukee then Kris to lead the charge,” said Chase Ernst, Chief Operating Officer of LHP and President of the Milwaukee Power. “Kris will work inside the community building up those mom-and-pop business relationships inside that radius of Wilson Ice Arena. She also possesses the professional background and respect of the corporate community here in Milwaukee to help us tap into the necessary relationships needed to take this to the next level.”
The Power and Local Hockey Partners continue to set up for success for years to come by continuing to build the Business staff and new partnerships every day to bring new energy to Wilson Ice Arena.