ATLANTA – The ECHL announced on Wednesday that the Alaska Aces have been selected as the ECHL Ticket Department of the Year for 2003-04.
The Aces received the award at the ECHL Marketing and Communications Meetings held Monday through Wednesday. The meetings were attended by approximately 150 representatives from ECHL teams. The winner is chosen in a vote of league general managers and ticketing managers.
The Aces increased their number of season ticket holders by more than 106 percent from while raising their average attendance to 4,340, an increase of more than 42 percent. In their first season in the ECHL, the Aces had four regular season sellouts and sold out two of their three postseason games. Alaska ranked second in postseason attendance with 5,768 per game and 14th in regular season attendance.
ECHL Ticket Department of the Year