Learn about our marketing staff in this month’s Staff Spotlight!
Patrick Furze – Vice President of Sales & Marketing
Patrick Furze is entering his 16th year with FMC Ice Sports and third year as Vice President. His day to day includes overseeing all marketing efforts and developing new and innovative ways to promote FMC and its programs along with managing the ice scheduling for all 23 FMC locations. While he did not grow up playing hockey or ice skating, Patrick is a lover of all sports both on and off ice. He is a graduate of Providence College and when not in the office he enjoys traveling, discovering new music, and spending time with his wife and two children.
Amanda Norvish – Marketing Manager
Amanda Norvish just recently joined FMC in Fall of 2018. After graduating Berklee College of Music with a degree in Music Business, Amanda worked locally in her community to bring exciting, entertaining and educational music programming to the South Shore and Metro West. She has worked with multiple groups and firms to help improve their use of social media marketing and automation. Growing up across the street from one of FMC’s operated arenas, Amanda grew up loving all things hockey and skating. Bringing fun, and enriching community activities is something she really loves promoting.
Lauren Altmeyer – Marketing Coordinator
Lauren Altmeyer joined FMC in 2017, after graduating from Providence College with a degree in Management. While at PC, Lauren was a sports writer for the school paper, the Cowl, and also worked for the Men’s Hockey team as a statistician and social media manager, among other things. Although she never played hockey, Lauren is an avid fan of the game and closely follows two of her favorite teams, the Bruins and the Friars. Lauren is happy to be working for FMC, promoting something she is so passionate about!
Drew Perry – Marketing Coordinator
Previously an intern, Drew Perry joined the marketing department full time in September. This May, Drew graduated from Merrimack College with a degree in Business Administration and a concentration in Sports Management. While at Merrimack, Drew was a goaltender for the club hockey team as well as a member of both the Sports Management Group and the Merrimack Financial Group. When he’s not winning championships with his men’s league team, Drew can be found coaching his new summer showcase team.