Accounting Promotions At Intrust Bank Arena

The SMG-managed Intrust Bank Arena in Wichita, Kan., has announced multiple recent promotions, naming an accounting manager, staff accountant and concessions manager for the arena.

Ben Feekes has been promoted to accounting manager, having served as staff accountant within the finance department since 2010. Feekes will supervise payroll, accounts payable, accounts receivable, food and beverage and box office accounting and other accounting functions and personnel, according to the announcement. He will prepare and perform event settlements for both Intrust Bank Arena and Orpheum Theatre.

“We’re very proud to have the opportunity to be promoting several of our employees from within SMG Wichita,” said A.J. Boleski, SMG General Manager. “It’s rewarding to see employees be recognized for their hard work and dedication to our facilities and we look forward to their continued career growth.”

Jared Johnson has been promoted to staff accountant after working in payroll and purchasing accounting since June. He will handle all aspects of box office accounting, food and beverage accounting and assist with Intrust Bank Arena and Orpheum Theatre event settlements.

And Katie Folds has been promoted to concessions manager after previously serving as Warehouse Manager for SAVOR… since 2011.

Recent box office reports from Intrust Arena submitted to Pollstar include Foo Fighters Nov. 13, which sold 7,193 tickets and grossed $585,835, Thomas Rhett Oct. 20 (8,869, $410,929), Tim McGraw / Faith Hill Sept. 21 (10,982, sold out, $889,516) and Paul McCartney July 19, who also sold out at 12,053 tickets, grossing $2.09 million.