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WCU Associate VP Presents at Conference

Hattiesburg, Miss., October 23, 2013 - Dick Vogel, associate vice president for athletic and university advancement, recently served as a presenter at The Business of Small College Athletics workshop at the Oklahoma City Marriott October 14-15. The Business of Small College Athletics workshop is designed specifically for administrators working in small college athletic departments. Ten sessions, led by innovative presenters, focused on providing insights into creative marketing strategies, sponsorship sales and promotions, booster clubs and development, fund-raising events, and revenue generation.

Attendees had the opportunity for professional development by working with colleagues that face the unique challenge of running a successful small college athletic department in difficult financial times. Mr. Vogel’s presentation was on “Relationships – Finding, Cultivating, and Keeping Donors and Prospects.”

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Pictured is Dick Vogel, associate vice president for athletic and university advancement, who recently served as a presenter at The Business of Small College Athletics workshop at the Oklahoma City Marriott October 14-15. Mr. Vogel’s presentation was on “Relationships – Finding, Cultivating, and Keeping Donors and Prospects.”