Traci Jutila Joins Beach Bums Staff
TRAVERSE CITY, MI— The Traverse City Beach Bums are proud to announce another new member to the front office staff. Traci Jutila will be the new Director of Merchandise as the Beach Bums head into their sixth season at Wuerfel Park.
Traci will be in charge of all facets of the merchandising department including designing and promoting new designs that will be found in the Beach Bums gift shops. She also coordinates ordering, stocking, and makes sure web orders are filled accurately and quickly.
Traci graduated from Grand Valley State University in the spring of 2009 with a degree in Sport Management. Her first stint in the sports industry was with the Grand Rapids Griffins hockey affiliate of the Detroit Red Wings as a Corporate Sales intern. Through this experience she gained a wide variety of hands-on experience and fell in love with the atmosphere of working in the front office.
A native of Marquette, MI, Traci loves outdoor activities enjoying biking, rock climbing, and snowboarding in the winter. “After moving to Traverse City, I'm very excited to become a part of the Beach Bums nation,” said Traci, “I want to help spread the word about the exciting things the Beach Bums have in store for this season.”
The Traverse City Beach Bums members of the Frontier League, an independent baseball league with teams in seven midwest state. The Beach Bums are entering their sixth season of play in 2011 ADN. Season tickets are now on sale. The Beach Bums will be playing their season opener at Wuerfel Park on a FANtastic Fireworks Friday, May 27, 2011. First pitch will be at 7:05 p.m. with gates opening an hour prior. Please phone 231-943-0100 for more information.