Vancouver Riptide Announce Brian Gisel as new General Manager
The Vancouver Riptide is pleased to announce that Brian Gisel has joined the organization as their new General Manager. Brian is no stranger to the Ultimate Community in Vancouver and has led operations for the MLU Vancouver Nighthawks as their GM for the past 3 seasons. Brian will bring with him, a group of sales and operational resources that are very familiar with the professional ultimate game in Vancouver.
“We are extremely excited that Brian has decided to join the AUDL and the Riptide for the next three seasons. The future of our franchise looks very bright and the fans can expect a great team on the field and a great “in game” experience in the stands” adds Jim Lloyd, Managing Partner of the Riptide
The Western Division is arguably the most competitive division in the 26 team AUDL. The Vancouver Riptide looks to build on its previous two seasons with the goal of representing the West in the AUDL 2016 Championship weekend next August. The addition of Brian and his team takes the franchise to the next level.
“I’m looking forward to this new challenge, and to working with the Riptide players and AUDL organization. I feel that the team can deliver the best in terms of on and off field experience to the fans of Vancouver, and I have no doubt that the 2016 season will be the best yet in the existence of the team. “ said Brian Gisel
Riptide and AUDL fans are asked to stay tuned for a number of exciting announcements over the coming weeks including tryout information, the 2016 merchandise catalogue and 2016 Season Ticket and Flex Pack programs