Meet the Interns: Asking Andrew

Take a minute to get to know our ticket sales intern Andrew Boggs in the last edition of Meet the Intern!

Q: Where are you from?

A: I hail from Central, South Carolina. It’s pretty much the neighboring town to Clemson. It’s called Central because it’s exactly halfway between Charlotte and Atlanta by train!

Q: What’s your alma mater? What is your degree in?

A: I graduated from Clemson University this summer with a degree in marketing. Fun fact, I played in the band at Clemson!

Q: What will you be responsible for while working at the Valero Alamo Bowl?

A: Primarily, my job is to sell tickets to the game, as well as assist anyone who has any questions or concerns about ticketing. I also work with our Bowl sponsors. If you want tickets please call me at 210-704-6387.

Q: What part of the experience are you most excited about?

A: I’m really looking forward to getting to know the city of San Antonio, especially since I am from a such a small town in (somewhat) rural South Carolina

Q: Where would you like to be in five years?

A: My five year goal is to work in ticketing at the professional sports level or for a major university.

Q: What advice do you have for prospective students who may want to pursue a career in event management?

A: Network! Also, be open to anything. Chances are, if you’re pursuing a job in the sports industry, you won’t wind up exactly where you thought you would be – but that’s OK! I never thought that I’d wind up in San Antonio working with the Valero Alamo Bowl, but I’m so happy that I’m here!

Q: Favorite thing so far about San Antonio?

A: It’s impossible to name just one thing, so I’ll say the food, the people and the history!

FUN FACTS:

Favorite food: Puffy tacos. Thank you for introducing me, San Antonio!

Favorite show to watch on Netflix: Parks and Recreation

Favorite holiday: College football season

Favorite athlete: Deshaun Watson

Favorite sports memory: This one was easy. Clemson beating Alabama to win the 2016 National Championship game!

Thanks so much for checking out Katie and Josh’s Meet the Intern posts that we’ve put out. We hope that you’ve gotten a chance to get to know Josh, Katie and Andrew as they work for the bowl through January. You can follow their San Antonio adventures on Twitter at @bowlintern.

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