Sony Digital Rapids Pixel Power calrec Sony

DBBC's Cassie Fowler Wins Minor League Women in Baseball Scholarship

11/11/2019

DBBC Assistant Group Sales Manager Cassie Fowler

DBBC Assistant Group Sales Manager Cassie Fowler has been selected as a recipient of the 2019 Women in Baseball Leadership Scholarship. Minor League Baseball made the announcement on Thursday, November 7, 2019.

Cassie is one of the most (if not the most) respected people in our organization, said DBBC Ticket Sales Manager Brian Simorka. She hits her sales goals annually with professionalism and compassion for the fans and her clients.

The scholarship includes a trip to the Baseball Winter Meetings, including registration, airfare and lodging. The 2019 Baseball Winter Meetings will be held on December 8-12 in San Diego. Fowler will also be honored at the Women in Baseball Leadership Event, held during the week of the meetings.

Fowler is thrilled for the opportunity to attend the meetings, where baseball executives, media and exhibitors converge for networking, educational workshops and discussions about trends and innovations in the industry.

I am so honored and excited to be one of the recipients of this scholarship, she said. Ive never been to Winter Meetings or California so this will be such an amazing experience for me. I had such a wonderful time at Innovators Summit in El Paso last month and I hear that Winter Meetings is a lot like that conference, but on steroids. So Im super excited to see what all is involved.

The Bulls are proud to have Fowler help represent the team in San Diego.

DBBC's Cassie Fowler receives the Durham Bulls Carlile Employee of the Month for February 2019 from DBBC's Scott Strickland (left) & DBBC's Chip Allen.

Cassie is constantly thinking outside the box to stay ahead of the curve and her clients needs, said Simokra. The rapport she has built with them is unmatched. She has been recognized several times internally with salesperson of the month, and year, as well as employee of the month. She is one of the hardest working people in the industry, and I am so happy that she will be recognized for it by Minor League Baseball!

Simorka nominated Fowler for the honor.

I didnt even know that Brian nominated me, and I am so grateful and touched that he would think to nominate me for this opportunity, she said. Brian has been such a big supporter of me for years and I wouldnt be where I am today without him.

Simorka, along with DBBC Vice President of Baseball Operations Mike Birling and DBCC Assistant General Manager Sales Chip Allen, surprised her with the

I learned of the big news while sitting in Mike Birlings office with Chip and Brian thinking we are just having a basic ticket meeting, but then Mike receives a call and puts it on speaker, Fowler explained. It was Pat OConner, President of MiLB informing me that Brian nominated me and that I had been selected. Such a cool experience to have Pat OConner share the big exciting news with me.

Born and raised in Durham, Fowler earned a degree in Health and Human Kinetics with a concentration in Sports Management from Ohio Wesleyan University in Dayton, Ohio. She joined the Bulls in 2014, quickly becoming adept at sports sales. She won the Durham Bulls Ticket Sales Salesperson of the Year Award for both 2016 and 2018. The Bulls created a new award in 2019, the Rhonda Carlile Employee of the Month, named for the long-term Bulls staffer who retired in January. Fowler won the Carlile Employee of the Month Award for February 2019, nominated by her peers.

The Minor League Baseball honor is yet another well-deserved accolade in her shining sports career.

It also feels really good to be a successful female in a male dominated field, said Fowler, and I hope that I can show other females in sports and entertainment that we can break down those walls and prove to the sports world that us females can kick some butt in the office.

Find a full list of the winners HERE

LINKS

Women in Baseball

Read the full announcement from Minor League Baseball: MiLB announces 2019 Women in Baseball Leadership Scholarships
LINK: http://www.capitolbroadcasting.com/2019/11/11/dbbcs-cassie-fowler-wins...
See more stories from cbc

North America Stories

27/09/2020

La Bottega Drives Future Growth with EditShare

-- Working on a wide range of projects from documentary to film and commercial to corporate, La Bottega is a post-production facility with an enviable busines...

26/09/2020

On the Gridiron: After Busy Offseason, Denver Broncos Welcome Limited Fans Back to Empower Field at Mile High in Week 3

On the Gridiron: After Busy Offseason, Denver Broncos Welcome Limited Fans Back ...

26/09/2020

VHD Launches PTZ Cameras with NDI

-- VHD, a professional AV integration and conference solution supplier focusing on high-definition video cameras and accessories, today launched the VX710N Ul...

26/09/2020

The Studio One Cover-Up

Studio One 5 has many little features that might fly under the radar, but are surprisingly useful. Like being able to change what happens when one Event overlap...

26/09/2020

Local News Production Increases Following Mergers, Study Shows

CHANTILLY, Va.-As local news continues to try and compete against digital competitors, a new study provides support to the claim that allowing stations in a mar...

26/09/2020

C-SPAN to Broadcast 2020 Cable TV Pioneers Induction Ceremony

NEW YORK-The 2020 Cable TV Pioneers Induction Ceremony will be coming to your TV set, as the organization has announced that C-SPAN will carry the ceremony on C...

26/09/2020

AT&T, Dish Top TV Provider Satisfaction Rankings, Per JD Power

COSTA MESA, Calif.-AT&T/DirecTV and Dish Networks have come out on top when it comes to consumer satisfaction for TV providers, according to the J.D. Power 2020...

26/09/2020

LTN Global Acquires 4K Remote Production Company DTAGS

COLUMBIA, Md.-LTN Global has announced that it has closed a deal for DTAGS, which is known for providing technology for 4K remote production and broadcast trans...

26/09/2020

US Broadcasting Chief Pack Skips Congressional Hearing

WASHINGTON-Michael Pack, President Donald Trump's recent appointee as head of U.S. government broadcasting operations, defied a congressional subpoena to ap...

26/09/2020

Ross Video Joins SRT Alliance

OTTAWA-Ross Video has announced that it is joining the SRT Alliance, the open-source initiative that focuses on overcoming the challenges of low-latency video s...

26/09/2020

FCC Names RSM as C-Band Relocation Coordinator

WASHINGTON-The FCC's Wireless Telecommunications Bureau has tapped RSM US LLP, a global audit and consulting firm, to serve as the relocation coordinator fo...

26/09/2020

SBE Technology Award Goes to multiCAM AirBridge

MONTREUIL, France-The Society of Broadcast Engineers has presented its annual SBE Technology Award to multiCAM for the company's AirBridge remote guest mana...

26/09/2020

FCC Extends Reg Fee Filing Date to Sept. 28

WASHINGTON-Cable operators, broadcasters and any others required to submit their annual regulatory fees have gotten a little extra breathing room, as the FCC ha...

25/09/2020

Gina Duncan Joins Sundance Institute as Producing Director, Sundance Film Festival

Los Angeles, CA - Sundance Institute today announced that Gina Duncan will join ...

25/09/2020

TechnipFMC plc: Departure of Executive Officer

Press release | September 24, 2020 TechnipFMC plc: Departure of Executive Officer -- LONDON & PARIS & HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Regulatory News: TechnipF...

25/09/2020

The Audio Engineering Society Elects Brecht De Man Director of the AES

Posted: Thursday, September 24, 2020 --...

25/09/2020

Automation to Simplify Traditional Spot TV Transactions

For what feels like forever, broadcast TV industry buzz has centered around impression-based selling and automated transactions. But while those things are inde...

25/09/2020

SVG On Demand: NASCAR's Wyatt Hicks Chats Augmented Reality and the New Mobile Game, NASCAR Mobile Playoffs AR

SVG On Demand: NASCAR's Wyatt Hicks Chats Augmented Reality and the New Mobi...

25/09/2020

LTN Global Acquires DTAGS to Boost 4K Transmission, Remote Production Portfolio

LTN Global Acquires DTAGS to Boost 4K Transmission, Remote Production Portfolio By Jason Dachman, Chief Editor Friday, September 25, 2020 - 8:26 am Print T...

25/09/2020

Ratings Roundup: A Quick Look at the Numbers of NFL, College Football, Stanley Cup, NBA Playoffs, U.S. Open, and More

Ratings Roundup: A Quick Look at the Numbers of NFL, College Football, Stanley C...

25/09/2020

Stanley Cup Final Caps Impressive NHL Broadcast Effort in Edmonton

Stanley Cup Final Caps Impressive NHL Broadcast Effort in Edmonton Traditional compound layout supports broadcast teams from NBC Sports (U.S.), Rogers (Canada) ...

25/09/2020

Behind the Mic: ESPN Extends Deal With College GameDay's Desmond Howard, Signs Vince Carter for Basketball Content

Behind the Mic: ESPN Extends Deal With College GameDay's Desmond Howard, Sig...

25/09/2020

AJA Introduces BRIDGE LIVE

-- AJA Video Systems today unveiled BRIDGE LIVE, a turnkey 1RU solution that makes it easy to move UltraHD or multi-channel HD video between uncompressed base...

25/09/2020

AJA Unveils World's First 12G-SDI to Dante Audio Bridge

-- AJA Video Systems announced its first partnership with Audinate, developers of Dante IP-based audio networking, to launch the first 12G-SDI embedded audio ...

25/09/2020

AJA Expands Lineup of openGear Cards With New OG-ROI-SDI Scan Converter

-- AJA Video Systems has released OG-ROI-SDI, a new openGear compatible scan converter with 3G-SDI to 3G-SDI and mirrored HDMI outputs. Available today, OG-R...

25/09/2020

AJA Releases Ki Pro Ultra 12G v2.0

-- AJA Video Systems has released new v2.0 firmware for Ki Pro Ultra 12G, a single-channel 4K/UltraHD recorder and player or four-channel HD recorder, featuri...

25/09/2020

The Gadget Show returns to Channel 5 with ATEM Mini Pro

-- Blackmagic Design today announced that an ATEM Mini Pro has helped the latest series of The Gadget Show, produced by North One Television in Birmingham, to...

25/09/2020

Cowen's Networking Leaders, Legends, Luminaries, and Visionaries Fireside Chat Series

SAN JOSE, Calif., September 24, 2020 Cowen Senior Analyst Paul Silverstein wil...

24/09/2020

TV Ads Strengthen Digital Ads, Study Finds

NEW YORK-Advertising is stronger when TV and digital work together, according to a new study from Comcast Cable's advertising sales division Effectv and Med...

24/09/2020

SBE Hires James Ragsdale as New Executive Director

INDIANAPOLIS-After a lengthy search process that began in March, the Society of Broadcast Engineers Board of Directors has approved the appointment of James Rag...

24/09/2020

Samsung Still Top Smart TV in US, Per Statista

NEW YORK-Samsung has maintained, and even grown, its position as the top provider of smart TVs in the U.S., according to the latest report from Statista. Accord...

24/09/2020

SkyBoxe' Hub Gets FCC's OK

SAN JOSE, Calif.-Startup Skyboxe said it has received Federal Communications Commission certification for a new fixed wireless device that would replace the cab...

24/09/2020

Scripps Purchases Ion Media for $2.65B

CINCINNATI-The E.W. Scripps Company has announced that it has acquired the national broadcast network Ion Media for a price of $2.65 billion. The deal will comb...

24/09/2020

AIMS IP Oktoberfest 2020 Sets Schedule

BOTHELL, Wash.-The schedule is set for the Alliance of IP Media Solutions' (AIMS) IP Oktoberfest 2020 virtual event. IP Oktoberfest, taking place from Sept....

24/09/2020

FCC Grants NCE Waiver for MVPD Carriage Notices

WASHINGTON-Qualified noncommercial educational (NCE) TV translator stations will not be required to send an email notification regarding carriage to MVPDs by Oc...

24/09/2020

MLB, Turner Sports Extend Media Rights Deal to 2028

ATLANTA-Turner Sports and Major League Baseball have agreed to a seven-year multimedia rights extension that will keep the MLB and Turner partnership going thro...

24/09/2020

New design and experiences help members build meaningful...

New design and experiences help members build meaningful relationships Published on Sep 24, 2020 LinkedIn Corporate Communications Share LinkedIn Fac...

24/09/2020

St. Luke's Cathedral: Remote Production Solution

In a Live Streaming World...

24/09/2020

Canon U.S.A. Intros New 4K UHD Portable Zoom Lens with Wide Focal Range; New EOS C70 Digital Cinema Camera Debuts

Canon U.S.A. Intros New 4K UHD Portable Zoom Lens with Wide Focal Range; New EOS...

24/09/2020

Turner Sports Re-Ups MLB Rights Deal Through 2028, Adds Tuesday-Night Game Franchise

Turner Sports Re-Ups MLB Rights Deal Through 2028, Adds Tuesday-Night Game Franc...

24/09/2020

Pete Bevacqua Takes Over as Chairman of NBC Sports Group

Pete Bevacqua Takes Over as Chairman of NBC Sports Group He takes the mantle from Mark Lazarus, who was recently promoted to Chairman of NBCUniversal Television...

24/09/2020

SEC on CBS Embraces New Workflows; F&F GTX-19 Is at Center of Production Efforts

SEC on CBS Embraces New Workflows; F&F GTX-19 Is at Center of Production Efforts Golf, NFL coverage gives the team a leg up on the college football season By K...

24/09/2020

NBC Sports Teams With Fighting Irish Media, Notre Dame Studios for Live Football Broadcast

NBC Sports Teams With Fighting Irish Media, Notre Dame Studios for Live Football...

24/09/2020

Attentive Raises $230 Million Series D Investment, Led by Coatue, to Enhance Product and Expand Support for Customers

The personalized text messaging software company has experienced rapid growth in...

24/09/2020

NAB Show New York Presents Session on Deepfakes and Disinformation in Election Coverage

NAB Show New York Presents Session on Deepfakes and Disinformation in Election C...

24/09/2020

Automation for Local Spot TV

For what feels like forever, broadcast TV industry buzz has centered around impression-based selling and automated transactions. But while those things are inde...

24/09/2020

NELVANA ALIGNS SESAME STREET WITH ICONIC CANADIAN BRANDS IN LATEST COLLABORATIONS

NELVANA ALIGNS SESAME STREET WITH ICONIC CANADIAN BRANDS IN LATEST COLLABORATION...

24/09/2020

Four ARRI Signature Zoom lenses constitute an unrivalled new cine zoom system

-- ARRI, responding to market requests for high-quality zoom lenses to match and accompany the Signature Primes, announces four new Signature Zooms designed f...

24/09/2020

Sonnet Announces PCI Express 3.0 Adapter Card With Direct Mounting Support for Two U.2 NVMe PCIe SSDs

-- Sonnet Technologies today announced the Fusion Dual U.2 SSD PCIe Card, th...