by Joshua Russell
October 11, 2016 - Southern Professional Hockey League (SPHL)
Our Sports Central asked minor league executives across the country to participate in a short questionnaire about themselves. We will feature their responses every Tuesday.
This week's 10 questions are with Mickey Gray. Mr. Gray is the General Manager and Vice President of Business & Hockey Operations for the Roanoke Rail Yard Dawgs of the Southern Professional Hockey League.
1. What was your first job in the sports industry? - Game Operations Manager at the Bloomington Blaze
2. What was the last app you downloaded? - Snapchat
3. What was the first job you ever had? - McDonald's
4. What is currently your favorite song? - n/a
5. What is the last thing you watched on Netflix? - Parks & Recreation
6. What is the best advice you have ever received? - "Don't be an idiot"
7. What is the last book you read? - Contagious
8. What is one unique or quirky habit that you have? - I don't listen to music.
9. What advice would you give someone who wants to work in the sports industry? - Choose experience over money.
10. Who was your role model growing up? - Chris Chelios