Mariah Slifer - BA
Hometown: Tacoma, WA
Bachelor Degree: Vanguard University - Communications/Media Relations
Growing up in a multi-sport family, Mariah's weekends were filled with football, basketball and soccer. In high school, she turned her focus to basketball, making the varsity basketball team as a freshman where she played all four years, winning several league championships and placing in state her senior year. She knew early on that she wanted a to build a career in sports and started working for the Seattle Mariners Triple A team in high school. Over six years with the organization she worked both in game day operations as a event supervisor, and as the assistant to the director of corporate partnerships during the off-season.
When she moved to California to attend Vanguard University, she earned an internship at Fox Sports. During her three years, she worked in football scouting and recruiting, covering Division-I prospects and writing articles for the national publication Scout.com. It was there she found her passion for athlete development and care. She found with her platform she could help athletes with unnoticed potential get attention and even scholarship offers.
In 2015 Mariah moved to Northern California to take on the role of Director of Operations at an organic, cold pressed juice company. In this role she developed a production process and system-wide tracking for all sales; retail, wholesale, events and farmers markets. She also developed social media marketing concepts and directed photography shoots across the brand for different social media channels as well as the e-commerce website. In addition, she assisted in the development of partnerships with Soul Cycle, the San Jose Sharks, and the San Francisco 49ers.
With a varied experience in customer service and client relations, Mariah is looking forward to developing relationships with ProSport's present and future clients.