Senior Director of Corporate Partnerships and Broadcast Sales
Jason Booker serves as the Senior Director of Corporate Partnerships and Broadcast Sales for the Royals and has worked in Sports Marketing for the past 23 years. In his role he oversees the day to day functions of the corporate partnership sales and activation teams as well as the Royals Radio Network media sales and affiliate sales. Jason has been in his role since August 2014.
Prior to joining the Royals Jason served as the Executive Director and General Manager for Jayhawk IMG Sports Marketing for 7 years. In his role with Jayhawk IMG Sports Marketing, Jason oversaw the day to day corporate partnership program and operation functions with the University of Kansas including the Jayhawk Radio and TV Networks, in venue, digital, print sponsorships and endorsement rights for Kansas Athletics head coaches. Jason received his undergraduate degree in Sports Management from the University of Kansas and his Master's in Sports Administration from Wichita State University.
Prior to joining IMG College, Booker was the General Manager for Action Sports Media at the University of South Carolina and the Colonial Life Center. Jason previously also worked as an Account Executive for Learfield Sports at the University of Oklahoma and served as the Assistant Director of Marketing in the Athletic Department at TCU. In addition to his role with IMG, Jason has served as an adjunct professor in the sports management program at the University of Kansas.
Jason currently serves on the Kansas City Alumni Association Board for the University of Kansas, the Board of Directors for the University of Kansas Sports Management program as well as the Kansas City Sports Commission Board of Directors.
Jason and his wife Susan, also a Kansas graduate, live in Olathe, Kansas with their daughter Ava (12).