TEAM Coalition News

TEAM Board Member Profile – John Huff, Vice-Chair

“TEAM Coalition is the leader in the sports, concert and motorsports event industry providing safe and responsible alcohol training for concessions and operations staff.   What sets TEAM apart from other training programs is TEAM uses the revenue from training to promote responsibility messages to fans prior to, during and after each event. ” --- John...

Master Trainer Spotlight – Aaron Schmitt

AARON SCHMITT Managing Director at Mercedes-Benz Stadium S.A.F.E. Management Aaron is the Managing Director for S.A.F.E. Managemne4t at the Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta. Aaron has certified over 8,000 event staff and continually promotes responsible alcohol management practices during events. Aaron has been certified as a TEAM Trainer since 2006 and became a TEAM Master Trainer...

BEST PRACTICES ON DISPLAY -You in the Driver Seat App

YOU IN THE DRIVER SEAT MOBILE APP TEAM Coalition has been a partner in the annual U in the Driver Seat Symposium for 5 years. We have run a Responsibility Has Its Rewards (RHIR) sweepstakes for the attendees. And now TEAM is thrilled for the Youth Transportation Safety Program to use the RHIR campaign for...

BEST PRACTICES ON DISPLAY – Global Beer Responsible Day

“As the beer industry leader, Anheuser-Busch is committed to fostering a culture of responsible drinking behaviors. As a longtime member of TEAM Coalition, we’ve had the opportunity to work together to ensure that fans enjoy their beers responsibly, and we were honored to highlight this partnership on our 11th Annual Global Beer Responsible Day.” ---...

Master Trainer Spotlight – Marie Eslick

  MARIE ESLICK Human Resources Manager Delaware North Sportservice Marie has been a TEAM trainer since 2001. Marie has trained and certified nearly 6,7000 Sportservice employees at Progressive Field in Cleveland, OH and Target Field and Target Center in Minneapolis, MN. Marie became a Master Trainer in 2004. She has trained 571 new TEAM trainers….

BEST PRACTICES ON DISPLAY – BUFFALO BILLS

"Partnering with TEAM Coalition on these important initiatives that promote positive, safe and responsible fan behavior has literally helped us reduce the number of incidents at our games, and has made the Fan Experience at Bills Stadium more enjoyable for all of our valued fans.  From the team member training to the safe ride home...

Master Trainer Spotlight – Anne Wheat

  ANNE WHEAT Vice President, Guest Services and Special Projects MetLife Stadium Anne has been a TEAM trainer since January 2000. At MetLife Stadium, home of the New York Giants and New York Jets, Anne addresses guest concerns, trains all seasonal staff and is responsible for a guest services staff more than 650 people strong…

TEAM Train-the-Trainer Workshops

TEAM Train-the-Trainer Workshops

Thank you to all the participants from our recent Instructor Development Program (IDP) workshops in Boston, MA, Queens, NY, Denver, CO and Kansas City, MO in the last month! 96 people became certified or recertified as TEAM trainers at these four workshops. Workshop participants represented Aramark, Delaware North, Boston Red Sox, Jacksonville Jaguars, MLS, Legends,…