Front Office

Brad Bauer — Manager of Corporate Partnerships

Brad Bauer serves as Senior Account Executive of Corporate Partnerships for the Windy City Bulls. Brad joins the front office after having spent five seasons with the Chicago Fire Soccer Club. After graduating from Indiana University with a degree in Communications and Culture, Brad got his start in the sports industry working for the Chicago Rush and the Arena Football League. Brad initially joined the Bulls family during the 2009-2010 season as a Ticket Representative and went on to work for the Milwaukee Bucks before returning to Chicago to join the Fire. In June of 2014, Brad graduated from Northwestern University with a Master of Arts in Sports Administration degree. A native of Highland Park, Illinois, Brad is thrilled to be bringing the excitement of Windy City Bulls basketball to the fans and businesses of the Northwest suburbs.

To contact Brad, please call 847.396.9309 or email bbauer@bulls.com

Mallory Eichhorn — Ticket Executive

Mallory Eichhorn serves as a Ticket Executive for the Windy City Bulls. She graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater with a Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing and minors in Spanish and Psychology. After graduating, she went on a 3-month trip, backpacking across South America. You may have even seen her on the Ryan Seacrest show during the 2016 Olympics in Rio! Upon returning, she was hired by the Windy City Bulls as a Ticket Representative, and four months into her internship, she was offered a full-time position!

To contact Mallory, please call 847.396.9305 or email meichhorn@bulls.com


Lane Hoffman – Ticket Executive

Lane Hoffman serves as a Ticket Executive for the Windy City Bulls. He graduated from North Central College with a Bachelor’s Degree in Sports Management and Minor in Marketing. Lane was a part of the cross country/track team at North Central where they won three National Championships. After graduating, Lane served as a Windy City Bulls Ticket Representative before joining the team as a Ticket Executive. Lane is excited to be a part of a winning culture that is Bulls basketball!

To contact Lane, please call 847.396.9302 or email lhoffman@bulls.com

Kalyn Hutchinson – Manager of Communications and Community Relations

Kalyn Hutchinson serves as the Manager of Communications and Community Relations for the Windy City Bulls, after having served as the organization’s Manager of Ticket Sales during the 2016-18 seasons. Before joining the front office, Kalyn started her career as a Chicago Bulls Ticket Representative during the 2014-15 season and transitioned to a Ticket Executive for the 2015-16 season. Kalyn graduated from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign with a Bachelor of Liberal Arts and Science Degree in Communication. While there, she worked with the Illinois Men’s Basketball team and served as the New Media and Marketing Chair for the UIUC Sports Marketing Association. Prior to graduating, she was the Marketing Intern for the Bulls/Sox Training Academy. Kalyn is thrilled to be a part of the Windy City Bulls front office staff and is excited to meet new fans throughout the season.

To contact Kalyn, please call 847.396.9301 or email khutchinson@bulls.com

David McGovern – Ticket Executive

David McGovern serves as a Ticket Executive for the Windy City Bulls. He got his start in the sports industry as an Inside Sales Representative with the New York Mets during the 2016 season. David graduated from the University of Arizona with a Bachelor of Science in Public Management & Policy and a Minor in Business Management. Prior to his graduation, he served in multiple roles for the University of Arizona hockey team. McGovern, a lifelong Bulls fan, is thrilled to help fans experience Bulls basketball in the suburbs.

To contact David, please call 847.396.9316 or email dmcgovern@bulls.com

Brad Seymour — President

Brad Seymour serves as President of the Windy City Bulls.

Seymour joined the Bulls in February 2016 with more than 20 years of minor league team experience.

Prior to his move to the Northwest Suburbs, Seymour was with the Lake County Captains, the Class A affiliate of the Cleveland Indians, located in Eastlake, Ohio. Seymour has served as Vice President and General Manager of the team since 2009, and under his leadership the organization developed several memorable game day promotions and fan experiences that led to increased revenues and improved profitability each year. Following the 2010 season, Seymour spearheaded the successful re-branding of the team identity and logos, marking the first major changes to the club’s image.

While with the Captains, Seymour held a concurrent role from 2011-2014 as the Vice President of the Lancaster JetHawks, the Class A – Advanced affiliate of the Houston Astros, located in Lancaster, California. He also served as General Manager of the JetHawks from 2004-2008. During his tenure with the JetHawks, Seymour oversaw an operation that posted record revenue and attendance figures, increased the number of facility events annually and initiated several capital improvements throughout the stadium.

Prior to his posts with the JetHawks and Captains, he spent nine seasons with the Sioux Falls (SD) Canaries of the independent Northern League and served as General Manager from 2002-2003, where he guided the organization’s business and baseball operations. Seymour started his career in 1995 with the San Jose Giants (A-San Francisco) of the California League.

A native of Morgan Hill, California, Seymour is married with two children.

Nevare Zimmerman — Manager of Business Operations

Nevare Zimmerman serves as the Manager of Business Operations for the Windy City Bulls. Nevare recently relocated to the Chicago-land area from Orlando, Florida where she served as the Associate Director of Athletics for Montverde Academy; a college preparatory school. While there, she oversaw the daily operations of the athletic department, assisted in coaching girls’ basketball for two seasons and directed numerous tournaments and sporting events for the Academy. Prior to working at Montverde Academy, Nevare earned her Bachelor of Arts in Social Science from Stetson University in 2011. She continued her education and pursued her love of sports by earning a Master of Science in Recreation and Sport Administration from Western Kentucky University in 2014. Nevare is thrilled to be a part of the Windy City Bulls and can’t wait to see all the fans this season.

To contact Nevare, please call 847.396.9311 or email nzimmerman@bulls.com