Steven King joined the Islanders staff as the Director of Corporate Sales in June 2012. In his position, he oversees all corporate sales for Islanders Athletics, working in conjunction with the marketing, ticketing and media relations staffs in this area.
King has been the voice of Islanders Men’s Basketball for all but one year of the program’s history, serving as the play-by-play broadcaster and the host of the weekly coach’s show. He was the team’s public address announcer in 1999-2000 and has also done PA for the Islanders in baseball, softball, volleyball, tennis and cross country in his time working with the program.
The Corpus Christi native previously worked with local radio station KSIX as a sports talk radio host, also selling advertising for the station, from 2004-12. He has also worked with the Corpus Christi IceRays hockey team in doing public address work and in-game promotions at their home contests.
King is an alumnus of Incarnate Word Academy who later matriculated from Southwest Texas State (now Texas State) with a bachelor’s degree in management. He is also a longtime volunteer for the Special Olympics and has volunteered with the American Cancer Society. King resides in Corpus Christi.