Sr. Vice President, Partnerships & Business Development
Jon Sata is in his third full season as senior vice president of partnerships and business development. Prior to being elevated to his current role in December 2016, Sata spent six seasons as the vice president of partnerships. The Purdue graduate came to the Wolves after one season as sponsorship executive for the Professional Bull Riders (PBR).
Before that, the 40-year-old worked as director of corporate partnerships for NASCAR’s Phoenix International Raceway and director of national sales/regional sales manager for Live Nation Motor Sports (currently Feld Entertainment).
Under Sata’s direction, the Wolves have won the American Hockey League’s Sponsorship Sales Department of the Year award three times (2010-11, 2011-12 and 2014-15).
Sata and his wife, Sarah, reside in Elmhurst with their two sons, Justin and Jeremy, daughter, Sonya, and dog, Chile.