Jon Sata joined the Wolves in September 2010 as vice president of partnerships. The Purdue graduate came to the Wolves after one season as sponsorship executive for the Professional Bull Riders (PBR).
Before that, the 36-year-old worked as director of corporate partnerships for NASCAR's Phoenix International Raceway and director of national sales/regional sales manager for Live Nation Motor Sports (currently Feld Entertainment).
Under Sata’s direction, the Wolves won the American Hockey League’s Sponsorship Sales Department of the Year award for the 2010-11 and 2011-12 seasons.
Sata and his wife, Sarah, reside in Elmhurst with their son, Justin, daughter, Sonya, and dog, Chile.