The Ducks today named Aaron Teats President of Business Operations and Gina Galasso Executive Vice President & Chief Human Resources Officer.
Teats is in his 26th year with the Ducks, most recently as Vice President/Chief Marketing Officer of the NHL club. He will now oversee all of the club's business operations, including ticket sales, premium seating, business intelligence, broadcasting, communications, community relations, entertainment, fan development, marketing, merchandising, publications/digital content and social networking.
Teats joined the Ducks' broadcasting department in 1994. He was both a producer and director of the Ducks' television and radio broadcasts from 1997-07 and was named the club's Director of Broadcasting in 2004. A native of Broken Arrow, Okla., Teats is a graduate of Cal State Fullerton. He began his career in the entertainment/production department for the then-California Angels in 1992.
Galasso is now in her seventh season with the Ducks, and will be responsible for leading the company's global Human Resources function. She previously served as the club's Vice President of Human Resources.
Before joining the Ducks, Galasso served on the Disneyland Resort Expansion Team and delivered the human capital required to support two theme parks, three hotels and the ESPN Zone. Galasso also led the Human Resources and Administration Departments for the Los Angeles Dodgers during both private and public ownership. Galasso received her Master's in Business Administration (MBA) in Leadership from Claremont Graduate University and Bachelor of Science (BS) in Accounting from the University of Southern California.