Matt Wright joined the ULM athletic department in May, 2016. As Account Executive – Ticket Sales, he plays a role in annual revenue generation by the sale of season ticket packages and single game tickets to football and men’s and women’s basketball events. He also oversees season ticket renewals and selling single game tickets to Warhawk events.
Prior to ULM, Wright interned with Millsaps College in Jackson, Miss. At Millsaps, he oversaw all aspects of revenue growth through game day concessions while also working in the Student Life Offices.
Previously, Wright served as an intern in the Partnerships Department with the Orange Bowl in Miami, Fla. He was there for the Bowl’s transition from the BCS system to the new College Football Playoffs. Wright played a role in activating Sponsors’ deals with the Bowl for various Orange Bowl events leading up to the game between Georgia Tech and Mississippi State.
Wright is a graduate of Florida State University with a M.S. degree in Sport Management and a B.S degree in Sport Management. Wright graduated Cum Laude for both degrees. As a student at FSU, he was a member of Theta Chi Fraternity, where he assisted with Homecoming festivities all four years as an undergraduate.
Wright was born in Orlando, Fla., and grew up in Satellite Beach, Fla.