Vice President, Corporate Partnerships
BRIAN RICHESON is entering his 10th season with the Rays and currently serves as vice president of corporate partnerships. In this role, he oversees the corporate partnership sales and service for the organization and outreach to the business community, with a focus on developing fully integrated season-long relationships with local, regional and national companies.
He joined the Rays in 2007, after eight years with the Arizona Diamondbacks as director of season ticket and legacy club sales. He began his career with the Kansas City Royals group sales department in 1998.
Richeson earned his bachelor's degree from the University of Missouri. He currently serves on the executive board of directors of Leadership Tampa Bay after serving as president of Leadership Tampa Bay in 2012-13, board of directors of the Hillsborough Education Foundation, Seats of Dreams and on the advisory board of Visit Tampa Bay.
He and his wife, Nichole, reside in Tampa with their son, Brett.