Craig Decker has been named the new General Manager of Miami IMG Sports Marketing. In that role, Decker will be responsible for the leading the day-to-day operations for the Miami IMG Sports Marketing team. Miami IMG Sports Marketing is the exclusive multi-media rights holder for Miami Athletics.
“I am excited to join the Miami Athletics and the IMG College families,” Decker said. “My team and I plan to work collectively with Miami Athletics and our IMG corporate partners on providing impactful, fan-centric corporate advertising elements that produce an exciting game day environment for all and deliver extensive value to our partners. “
Decker comes to Miami after spending the last four years at the University of Virginia as their Director of Sales/Director of Operations for CBS-CSP Sports Properties. In his time with the Cavaliers he most recently led the sales team in their revenue generation efforts for the mutli-million dollar property.
Back in 2009 he served as a Development Fellow for the Ohio University Athletics Department. Some of his duties included donor management functions, special event coordination, database management and stewardship of Ohio Bobcat Club members.
Decker has also spent time at Rockwell Collins (2007-09) as an accountant and Loras College (2005) as an athletic assistant/assistant men’s basketball coach.
He graduated from Loras College in 2007 with degrees in sports management and accounting and earned his master’s degree in sports administration from Ohio in 2010.