Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer
Anaheim Ducks Hockey Club, LLC
Aaron Teats is in his 24th year with the Anaheim Ducks, his fifth as Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer. In his current role, Teats oversees business intelligence, broadcasting, communications, community relations, entertainment, fan development, marketing, merchandising, publications/new media and social networking. He is also responsible for overseeing agreements for all television and radio rightsholders, as well as the contracts of all club announcers. In the summer of 2016, J.D. Power awarded the Ducks the Highest Ranked Fan Experience in the Los Angeles market in their inaugural J.D. Power 2016 Fan Experience Study. In addition, the club ranked No. 1 in ESPN's 2015 Ultimate Standings in the "Bang for the Buck" category.
Teats joined the Ducks' broadcasting department in 1994. He was both a producer and director of the Ducks' television and radio broadcasts from 1997-2007 and won an Emmy as producer in best live sports coverage category during the Anaheim's 2003 playoff run. He was named the club's director of broadcasting in 2004 and also assumed the responsibility of the publications/new media and entertainment departments in 2008-09.
A native of Broken Arrow, Oklahoma, Teats is a graduate of Cal State Fullerton. He began his career in the entertainment/production department for the then California Angels in 1992.
Teats is on the Board of Directors for the Boys and Girls Club of Anaheim and the Advisory Council of the Orange County and Inland Empire chapter of the Make-a-Wish Foundation. Aaron and his wife, Justine, have two sons: Nolan and Colin. The family has lived in Anaheim Hills for the last 22 years.