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Sam Iannamico

Graphic Designer/Photographer
Phone: (616) 774-4585 ext. 3002
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Number of seasons with the Griffins (including 2016-17): 3

What you love most about working for the Griffins: The atmosphere, the people, and working in front of a sold out crowd!

Favorite Griffins memory: I'd have to say when Pulkkinen scored with 0.8 seconds left in overtime versus Texas! One of the best games I've ever been a part of for sure!

Favorite all-time Griffins players: Valtteri Filppula

Best thing about your job: Working with a lot of amazing people!

Hometown: Romeo, Mich.

College degree/year/school: BFA in Photography, 2014, Kendall College of Art and Design

Sports idol(s) as a youth: Steve Yzerman

As a child, you dreamed of becoming: A professional hockey player.

Current dream job: Working for any of the 30 teams in the NHL.

Proudest professional accomplishment: Working for the Grand Rapids Griffins!

Most memorable on-the-job mistake/embarrassing moment: Falling on the ice during intermission. I was flipping a puck over the glass to a kid and ate it. Luckily not a lot of people saw.

Sports played growing up: Hockey

An interesting fact about you: I can solve 2x2, 3x3, 4x4 and 5x5 Rubik's Cubes

Favorite foods: Pizza, hamburgers, spaghetti

Favorite music artists: Sam Hunt, Carrie Underwood, Eric Church, Lights, Mayday Parade, Panic at the Disco

Favorite sports movie: Miracle

Favorite spectator sports: All sports!

Favorite pro/college sports teams (excluding Griffins): Detroit Red Wings, Tampa Bay Lightning

Favorite recreational activities/hobbies: I love going to the Silver Lake Sand Dunes to drive my Jeep.