Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 1/16/14
NXTsports is excited to announce the hire of Peter Burns as Director, NXTevents. Burns joins NXT after successful stints at Global Spectrum/Philadelphia Phillies and Philadelphia Eagles, most recently overseeing Global Spectrum’s event management, facility payroll and scheduling at Citizens Bank Park.
As director of NXTevents, Burns will be tasked with overseeing and crafting NXTevents and helping to continue to develop the full NXT experience.
“Peter’s experience and savvy made him a perfect choice to help our NXTevents division,” NXTsports Vice President of Events Robin Baxter said. “We are extremely excited for him to join our team and feel that he will be able to help take NXTevents and NXT to new heights.”
A Syracuse native and Abington resident, Burns holds a bachelor of science degree in sport management from St. John Fisher College and a master’s degree in sport management from the State University of New York-Cortland.