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TEAM Proudly Welcomes Newest Member: Heineken USA

HEINEKEN USA announced today that it has joined Techniques for Effective Alcohol Management (TEAM) Coalition, an alliance that promotes responsible drinking and positive fan behavior at sports and entertainment facilities. TEAM Coalition provides employee training in effective alcohol management to more than 50,000 employees of stadiums, arenas and performing arts centers each year. TEAM also...

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...