Indianapolis, IN. The American Basketball Association (ABA) www.abalive.com
today announced that the Philadelphia Spirit has been added to its growing list of expansion teams for the 2014 season. “When we begin play this November, it will again be a record-setting year for expansion,” stated Joe Newman, ABA CEO. “And the 2014 season is already shaping up to be another record-setting year with the addition of the Philadelphia Spirit owned by Troy’s Treasure LLC. a multi-faceted company with a variety of great businesses. We are very fortunate to have Troy C. Oglesby Sr. and his organization as part of the ABA. I know they are going to be something very special.”
Me. Oglesby Sr. is the CEO of the Philadelphia Spirit (www.abaphiladelphiaspirit.com
. He has over 20 years of leadership and strategic management experience as a Managing Member of Troy’s Treasure LLC (www.troystreasure.com
) which manufactures food products, operates its own fast-food franchise, manages Grammy Award-Winning music groups, produces television shows and does marketing and booking for NFL players.
He also has 11 years of Law Enforcement Training and Investigative skills training. Mr. Oglesvy, Sr is an entrepreneur for Christ who owns his own business manufacturing his brand of barbeque sauce to supermarkets and the US Armed Forces and has written a book, “Ministry of Protection.” He was also the former chief personal security advisor for former NFL Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Donovan McNabb and is currently Executive Producer of several upcoming television shows centered around the NFL. And if that’s not enough, he has been ad advisor and training coordinator/instructor for Hostile Control Tactics which conducts training for recently retired US Navy Seals and other elite forces in executive protection techniques. He has also worked with on training the Cherry Hill Police Department, DEA, state and klocal government agencies. All this following his BA Degree from DePaul University in Chicago.
“We are very excited about being a part of the ABA,” added Oglesby. “The ABA has teams in New York,
Chicago, Detroit , Houston, Dallas, Atlanta, LA, San Francisco, Phoenix and most of the major cities. And we have the best fans and players right here around Philadelphia. It is long overdue and it is our intention to make the Philadelphia Spirit one of the best organizations in the league.” For more information, email email@example.com
or call 877 572 9638 or visit www.abaphiladelphiaspirit.com