Stovall Promoted to Vice President of Business Operations
PHOENIX –The six-time world champion Arizona Rattlers announced today that Ashley Stovall has been named the Vice President of Business Operations for the team. She will serve in her new role effective immediately.
Stovall, 33, began with the Arizona Rattlers in 2014, and has served as Director of Business Operations through the last three seasons, working alongside former team president Chris Presson. Since with the club, she has overseen the team’s marketing partnership activation, game operations, marketing, and community relations.
“Stovall is an integral part of the Rattlers organization and we are excited for her to transition into a new role,” said Ron Shurts. “She is an asset to our team and a hard worker, who not only cares about our organization, she also cares about the local community.”
She has also been named the VP of Business Operations for the NBA G League’s Northern Arizona Suns the exclusive affiliate for the NBA Phoenix Suns.
Before joining the Rattlers, Stovall was the Assistant General Manager for the Central Hockey League’s (CHL) Arizona Sundogs for three seasons. She also led the franchise in earning a Community Relations of the Year league award in 2012-13.
“I cannot thank Ron Shurts enough for the continued support and opportunities”, said Stovall. “Sports has provided me with many great opportunities, experiences, and lifelong friendships that have helped guide me to this point. I am excited to be a part of such a strong brand and to help continue to grow the Rattlers brand in Phoenix.”
The new VP of Business Operations moved to Arizona from the Big Island of Hawaii where she was raised. Stovall also serves on the board of directors for WiSE Arizona – Women in Sports Events. Before her sports career took off, Stovall spent 10 years in the hotel and hospitality industry.
For more information on the Arizona Rattlers, please visit www.azrattlers.com.