Candy Fuzesy graduated from Minnesota State Mankato in 2006 and received a management internship with Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida. Upon completing her internship, Fuzesy continued on full- time as a Restaurant Guest Services Manager at Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort and Spa and Disney’s Hollywood Studios. In 2010, Fuzesy helped open the new Hilton Orlando as a Multi-Outlet Food and Beverage Manager. During her tenure there, Hilton Orland won the prestigious “Connie” award three years in a row as the number one Hilton in the Americas. This award is won through unparalleled guest service, profitability and excellent building maintenance. Fuzesy was then promoted to Assistant General Manager of the Cincinnati Airport Marriott and continued on to General Manager of the Residence Inn at the Phelps in downtown Cincinnati. During Fuzesy’s tenure as GM, the Residence Inn took the top spot on Trip Advisor as the No. 1 hotel in Cincinnati. In 2015, Fuzesy and her husband, Rick, had a little boy, Cooper, and made the move back home to Minnesota to join the Minnesota Vikings. She is now entering her third full season with the Vikings and loves that she is able to combine her passion for luxury guest service with her love for the Vikings.
Mike graduated from Metropolitan State University (St. Paul) in 2015. He then accepted a position with the Minnesota Vikings in their Ticket Office as a Season Ticket Sales Representative for the final year at TCF Bank Stadium. Mike then took the opportunity to join the U.S. Bank Stadium project when he accept a position as an SBL Sales Account Executive with Van Wagner Sports & Entertainment. As the sales process ended successfully, he was happy to again accept a position with the Minnesota Vikings as the Premium Seating Service Manager. He was incredibly excited to join the Vikings as they started their tenure in their brand new home at U.S. Bank Stadium. Mike is a local Minnesotan who is from the Eagan area and now resides in Apple Valley with his girlfriend, Glenda, and his 1 year old German Shepherd, Hank. Mike is entering his third full season in his role with the team and dreams of a day when his local team can finally bring home a championship.
Sara Denney graduated from Auburn University in 2015. After graduation, she received an internship with Ohio University as an Assistant Director of Marketing and Sales, where she focused on the season ticket sales of Football and Men’s Basketball, as well as the marketing plan for Women’s Volleyball. After completing her internship, she continued her career at Ole Miss Athletics as a Premium Services Assistant. During her year and a half at Ole Miss, she managed the operations and hospitality of 90 football suites, three basketball clubs, and one baseball club. In May 2017, Sara left college athletics to join the Minnesota Vikings as their Premium Services Coordinator. Sara and her husband, Trey, are new to the Minnesota area and have enjoyed exploring the Twin Cities, as well as living in downtown Minneapolis. Sara is entering her second season with the team and is looking forward to the continued purist of a championship.