FENTON, Mo. – Grant Finley has been introduced as the Merchandise Manager for Saint Louis FC.
Grant will oversee the Soccer Park Fan Shop, Online Store, and all merchandise sales and inventory.
“We’ve stated from the beginning that one of the keys to success for this franchise is establishing a first class staff," Executive Director Patrick Barry said. “Grant is an important addition toward that objective. We expect that he will position STL FC at the forefront of merchandising in USL PRO in a short amount of time.”
Prior to joining STL FC, Grant held the position of Retail Operations Supervisor with the St. Louis Cardinals. There, he oversaw the daily operations of Cardinals Authentics, managed the sales staff, and created content for Cardinals Authentics’ social media accounts.
Previously, Grant was a Multimedia Services Assistant for the NCAA's Southern Conference. He also worked as a sales agent for the NFL’s Arizona Cardinals, and was the Championships and Marketing Assistant for the NCAA's Ohio Valley Conference.
“I’m very excited to join the Saint Louis FC family,” Finley said. “I’m eager to begin building upon the already reputable soccer foundation in St. Louis, as we work to create a professional club that this city can be proud of.”
Grant attended Quincy University, where he was an Assistant Director at the Health and Fitness Center, and a manager for the men's basketball team.
He graduated with a Bachelor's Degree in Sport Management.