Miller has over 20+ years experience in entertainment and cultural marketing. Over that time he founded COLLiDE Agency, Cluture Collide festival, COLLiDE atx, Travel with Purpose media network and founded influential music and culture magazine FILTER. Since 2014 COLLiDE agency has developed marketing campaigns for innovative companies including Landmark Theatres, E&J Gallo, Converse, MARS, Dr. Martens, Macy's and dozens more.
A career hockey executive, Bill made the jump to baseball and was instrumental to the success of the team's inaugural season. He has fifteen years of experience operating minor league hockey teams, most recently with the Wenatchee Wild of the British Columbia Hockey League. Bill also served as CEO of the Colorado Eagles of the ECHL, where he helped orchestrate a record of 424 consecutive sold-out home games.
Ryan is a Canadian professional American football punter for the Seattle Seahawks of the National Football League (NFL). He helped the Seahawks win the Vince Lombardi Trophy in Super Bowl XLVIII over the Denver Broncos. He played college football for the University of Regina Rams, and began his professional career with the Winnipeg Blue Bombers of the Canadian Football League (CFL) after being selected in the Canadian College Draft. He was then signed by the Green Bay Packers of the NFL in 2006 and joined the Seahawks in 2008.
A homegrown Portlander, Ryan got his start in the sports management world early while working in the Guest Services department for the Portland Beavers baseball team and for the Portland Timbers at the then PGE Park.
This is Ryan's second season with the Portland Pickles in the Group Accounts Manager role. Ryan will handle all of the Pickles social media accounts as well as manage the game-day staff during the 2017 season.
Ryan is a graduate of the University of Oregon with a BS in Business with a concentration in Sports Marketing.
He enjoys playing basketball, floating the Clackamas and cheering on the Ducks in his spare time.
Director of Broadcasting | Media Relations
Ryne joined the Pickles in the 2016 season as a Group Sales Manager. He has been broadcasting since college. While at Western Oregon University, he broadcast football, volleyball, basketball, softball and baseball games for the Wolves. He graduated from Western Oregon in 2014 with a degree in Communications, and served as the Station Manager for the school radio station, KWOU, during his senior year.
Prior to Western Oregon, he attended Portland State University. He spent the 2015 season as the Play-by-Play Radio Broadcaster for the Klamath Falls Gems of the West Coast League. Ryne is a Gladstone, OR native.
Ryne is an avid fan of the Chicago Cubs, Portland Trail Blazers, and Oregon Ducks.
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Lead Graphic Designer
Joining the team after the 2016 season Erik instantly brought a keen and detailed eye to the Pickles. As the Pickles strive to take another step in the right direction leading into the 2017 season Erik has been a valuable asset to our team's visual appearance and brand. He grew up and still to this day lives within walking distance to Walker Stadium and Lents Park. With a deep love for baseball (Go Mariners!) and his neighborhood Erik has a sincere passion and drive to be a part of the continued success of the Portland Pickles.
Kevin, a graduate of Franklin High School in Portland, enters his second season with the team as a Ticketing Consultant. He has been a resident of Portland since 1971, and sports have been a major part of his life. He has consulted with over 20 college and minor league teams including the Portland Beavers and Portland Rockies.
Kevin was involved with the advent of sports talk radio in the Portland market, working for over a decade with KFXX as a talk show host. During his time there, it led to the founding of the Portland Browns Backers. The Browns Backers are the longest standing entity of its kind in the Rose City. The club is one of 355 NFL recognized and sanctioned groups.
He is a proud father to Jacob, Trevor, and Annette, and grandfather to Molly.
Randy is a native of Pleasant Grove, Alabama, and Pastor at Solid Rock Baptist Church in SE Portland. In addition to pastoring Solid Rock, Randy spends time during the school year investing in leaders in the Portland metro area. Randy and his wife Tina have two boys, Bailey and Connor. They love sports and outdoor recreation and are creative in connecting these passions with ministry.
Executive Assistant | Operations Manager
Nicole is in her second year with the Portland Pickles. Last year she managed the box office and ticketing. For the 2017 season she has transitioned to an operations role handling everything from merchandise to concessions and assisting managing partner Bill Stewart.
Nicole, a dual citizen of Canada and the U.S was born and raised in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. She would love to tell you all about the Canadian Football League if you've never heard of it and teach you some Canadian slang as well. She received both a Bachelor of Sport Management and Master of Arts Sport Management from Brock University in St. Catharines, Ontario.
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