Event Host: Master of Ceremony, Trade Show, Sporting Event
Another Fantasy Camp at the Ballpark with three baseball Hall of Fame members Ryan, Jenkins, and Perry. Great camp with other popular former Rangers.
Baseball has often been referred to as America’s national pastime. As much as baseball is our national pastime, baseball is a great form of entertainment with amazing stories, funny events, and historical moments. Jim spent twenty-two years on or close to the field as a player and broadcaster. During Jim’s sixteen years as a major league catcher and six years as a Rangers broadcaster he has seen and been a part of amazing and historical times. You can get up-close and personal with Jim’s amazing life experiences by scheduling a Lunch With Legends where you’ll be entertained by some of the following:
- A season playing for Billy Martin
- Playing for 16 other managers in 16 years
- Special moments while catching for 9 Hall of Fame pitchers
- Baseball fights in the bean ball era
- Playing in the last 10 cent beer night in Cleveland
- A World Championship – winning game seven
- Catching a no hitter
- Ryan’s 5000 strike out, 300th win and 6th no hitter, that lead the way
- And many more.
And don’t forget “that’s the way baseball go” with Ron Washington during the 2010 and 2011 American League Champion Texas Rangers with Jim as their Senior Executive Vice-President. Any business, corporation, or organization can profit from and enjoy Jim’s amazing experiences by having lunch with this legend. Below are some suggested Lunch With Legends topics:
Topic: Lunch with Legends
Title: “That’s the Way Baseball Go”
Baseball is unpredictable and entertaining. No one can guarantee what’s going to happen next, and that’s just the way baseball goes. Jim takes all his favorite moments, games, stories and experiences to entertain any group in any lunch or other meal setting. He will target stories from coast to coast, team to team, and player to player for any target audience. Stories from his first game with Hall of Fame pitcher Ferguson Jenkins to his last game with Hall of Famer, Nolan Ryan. Oh, and many others in between. This will be one of the most entertaining and favorite talks you will hear. You just might also want to ask Jim to bring along some of his special historical memorabilia that few get to see.
Title: Enhance Your Sales Opportunities
Everyone looks for an advantage to impress their client base with the value of having and keeping their business. In very relaxed settings, much can be accomplished by first laying a groundwork of trust and support. Jim brings several years of experience in various areas of sales including his own business, as well as, the Texas Rangers ball club. He provides rich insight while creating a warm inviting environment. The Lunch With Legends venue is ideal to shut out the opponent!
Topic: Hosting Sporting Event or Trade Show
Title: “Strategy Room”
In a major league strategy room the team discusses ways to get an advantage on the opponent. To arrange their assets and skills against the other teams abilities. This venue is toward geared toward getting an advantage over the competitor in a suite or party group at a MLB game or an event trade show, Jim will use his years of experience as a player, broadcaster and front office executive to host and entertain your group. Jim is exceptional at using his personable skill set to deliver game time strategy and humor in a delightful and entertaining way. This is a popular venue for businesses to entertain their clients in a casual and open setting that enhances “sales through relationships”.
Nolan, Jim and friends with host Warren Buffet in his suite at the College World Series.