TEAM Coalition News

Master Trainer Spotlight – Sadaf Usmani

  SADAF USMANI Guest Services Manager MetLife Stadium Company Sadaf is the Guest Services Manager for MetLife Stadium Company in East Rutherford, NJ. Sadaf has been a TEAM Trainer since January of 2015 and has trained over 3,100 employees. Sadaf became a Master Trainer in January of 2017. SADAF’S MISSION MOMENT WITH TEAM COALITION The…

BEST PRACTICES ON DISPLAY: Help Save Lives This Super Bowl LV

Super Bowl LV is on Sunday, February 7, 2021. It is one of America’s favorite annual celebrations. Although the way we view sporting events has changed for now, we still want to make sure everyone is safe on Super Bowl Sunday. Whether you are hosting a virtual watch party, attending a socially distanced small gathering,...
TEAM Train-the-Trainer Workshops

TEAM Train-the-Trainer Workshops

Thank you to all the participants from our recent Instructor Development Program (IDP) workshop in January  2021! 5 trainers became certified and 3 trainers became recertified at these workshop. Workshop participants represented Aramark, Cincinnati Reds, Washington Football Team, and Embassy Theatre. Click here to see the schedule of upcoming TEAM Instructor Development Programs. To find…

Master Trainer Spotlight – Billy Langenstein

  BILLY LANGENSTEIN Director of Security Services and Investigation National Football League Billy is currently the Director of Security Services and Investigation at the National Football League specifically responsible for the West Region of the country. Working with an extremely talented team, he supports with oversight of the Fan Conduct program by analyzing gameday metrics,…

BEST PRACTICES ON DISPLAY: Lyft and GHSA Partner for Responsibility Over the Holidays

TEAM Coalition members and strategic partners are unified by a collective mission. This holiday season Lyft and the Governors Highway Safety Association (GHSA) exemplified this mission by working together for the third year to promote responsible alcohol consumption. The two organizations provided about $100,000 in grants and Lyft ride credits to State Highway Safety Offices...

TEAM Board Member Profile – Rishi Nigam, Director at Large

“TEAM provides a cross-functional platform for training and managing responsible alcohol service at live events.  This collaborative approach creates a more integrated process for a safer, superior, and streamlined fan experience.” --- Rishi Nigam Owner, Bulldog Hospitality Serving on TEAM Coalition's Board of Directors Rishi chose to serve on TEAM Coalition's Board of Directors in...

Master Trainer Spotlight – Julie Taylor

  JULIE TAYLOR Senior Director of Guest Services Chicago White Sox Julie Taylor is the Senior Director of Guest Services and Diamond Suites for the Chicago White Sox. Julie has played an active role in the development of the training curriculum, and has been a TEAM Master Trainer since November of 1998. Julie has trained…

BEST PRACTICES ON DISPLAY: Aramark and TEAM Online Training

As a founding member of TEAM Coalition, Aramark has embraced the mission of the organization by certifying more than 310,000 employees in TEAM’s effective alcohol management training program. Aramark also manages the Responsible Fan programs in the facilities where it operates. In addition, Aramark honors thousands of complimentary soft drink coupons each year as part...