Yakima, Washington – January 1, 2020 – SOZO Sports of Central Washington has hired Chelsea Hajny as the organization’s Sponsorship Manager.

Hajny, the founder of Hajny Strategies, Inc., brings 15 years of sponsorship acquisition experience for properties and events. She has led multiple clients to financial success through creative partnerships and strategic brand placement.

“SOZO represents a new set of opportunities and community involvement for me, and I couldn’t be more thrilled to be on board,” said Hajny.

A 2006 Marketing and Business graduate from Washington State University, Hajny got her start in the fair industry selling sponsorships and promoting events prior to opening her own company. She has worked with numerous fairs, rodeos, festivals, concerts and a variety of community events, large and small.

“I have worked with Chelsea for many years and she is by far, the very best in her field. I am excited to work with her in advancing the SOZO Sports Complex into the future,” said Greg Lybeck, Executive Director of SOZO Sports.