Entering his fourth season with Sounders FC, Adam Link was promoted to Vice President and General Manager of CenturyLink Field and First & Goal Inc. in July of 2012 after spending two seasons as Assistant General Manager. In this role, Link is responsible for the management and operations of CenturyLink Field and CenturyLink Field Event Center. He is charged with leading a staff of more than 60 full-time and 600 part-time employees in ensuring that CenturyLink Field remains one of the industry leaders. Prior to joining the Seahawks and Sounders FC, Link spent 10 years with Anschutz Entertainment Group (AEG) where he began his career in facility operations as an Event Manager at STAPLES Center in Los Angeles. While at STAPLES Center, he managed events ranging from the X Games to the Grammy Awards. After five years at STAPLES Center, Link was promoted to Vice President of Events and Booking for The Home Depot Center, a 27,000 seat multi-use stadium and home to the Los Angeles Galaxy and Chivas USA. Link and his team were responsible for booking and managing events at the stadium. After graduating from Florida State University in 1996 with a Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Link started his career in ticket sales for the NHL’s Phoenix Coyotes. He resides in Madison Park with his wife Aimee.