Wes England is in his first year at UConn in 2017-18 and is the Director of the Husky Athletic Fund and an Assistant Athletic Director.
England comes to UConn after working for IMG Learfield Ticket Solutions since 2012. He was the Executive General Manager of the Learfield’s NCAA Championships operation in Indianapolis from 2015-17 and prior to that was the General Manager for Learfield in its Auburn office.
In 2015, he earned IMG Learfield’s Sales Trainer of the Year Award.
England worked for the Florida Panthers of the National Hockey League from 2004-12 and was the Director of Inside Sales for the final two. He worked his way up in the franchise after joining the team as an Inside Sales Representative.
The Panthers won the “Stanley Cup of Business Award” from the Sports Business Journal in 2004-05 and England was the Panthers’ Employee of the Year in 2010.
He was with the Houston Texans of the National Football League from 2003-04 in its Corporate Sales Office.
England earned his undergraduate degree from the University of Houston with a degree in kinesiology and sports administration.