Wednesday, December 3, 2014
The Denver Dynamite Announce New Ownership Structure
Castle Rock, CO ( December 3, 2014) The Denver Dynamite announced today, a partnership group that is led by current PASL Divisional Director, Mac Howell, Mac.H3 Concepts Ltd dba Denver Dynamite Soccer Club will take over control of ownership of the team. Under the terms of the agreement the Denver Dynamite front office duties and game day operations will be handled and managed by this newly formed ownership group.
Mac Howell will serve as the General Manager of the Organization, Mac was recently promoted to Director of Divisions for the PASL because of his management abilities, he brings with him an extensive background in arena soccer management, media relations, graphics and web design. Mac's many years of experience in soccer include working with clubs such as the Colorado Predators, Denver Dragons & Highlands Ranch Heat (Premier Arena Soccer League - Men's Division), Denver Sizzle (Premier Arena Soccer League - Women's Division) and the Denver Dynamite & California Cougars (Professional Arena Soccer League).
“I look forward to continuing a tradition and rebuilding a brand that will eventually return to the Major Arena Soccer League in the coming years.”
Javier Larios will serve as the Operations Director for the Dynamite, Javier's has a very strong business background in the Hospitality and Customer Service Industries, He is also the general manager of Catalina's Diner in Elizabeth, CO so the locals around town now him for his charisma and outgoing personality.
Javier's soccer experience started in Mexico where he was born; he played with Athletico Morelia Soccer Academy now formally known as the Monarcas Morelia First Division Team. In 2003, Javier made his move to the Elizabeth, CO, he played soccer and graduated in 2007 from Elizabeth High school, After school Javier played several season in the CASL with Aquilas Denver,, 3 Lions FC, and was invited to a Colorado Rapids tryouts in 2005, Javier would began his arena soccer debut in 2009 with the former PASL team Denver Dragons before moving to the Denver Dynamite shortly thereafter.
“I’m really excited to be part of this awesome team. We have a lot of local talent and I’m sure that the community is going to enjoy being part of our journey and success. I can’t wait to show all that we have to offer."
Joe Webb will serve as the Marketing/Media Director for the Dynamite; he has a background in Business, Sales, Hospitality, Marketing, and Facilities Management. Joe received his B.S. from Colorado State University in Marketing.
Joe has a history of local soccer playing experience as well; he grew up in Arvada, Colorado, originally played with Club Columbine and joined the Colorado Rush program at its inception. His Team won 5 state championships, two regional championships and one national championship. He played soccer at Fort Lewis College and was team captain of the U-23 Denver Kickers Men's National Championship team.
Joe was quoted as saying “I’m really excited that Mac and Javier brought me in to be a part of this partnership. This is finally my chance to give back to this soccer community that has been so great to me throughout all of these years, this ownership team is committed to bringing a much higher level of arena soccer to the city of Castle Rock and state of Colorado , I think this community deserves and is ready for it.”
The Denver Dynamite are gearing up for their upcoming 2014/15 season opener where they will face their Rocky Mountain Division foes the Colorado Blizzard, this will take place at the Miller Activities Complex, 1375 W. Plum Creek Drive in Castle Rock, on Dec 13th at 8pm, tickets are $5 for adults and $3 for kids and are available at event or online at denvertnt.com.