December 5, 2018


The 2019 MIAMA Wild Social will be held on Sunday, March 3, 2019 vs. Nashville Predators at 6:30pm. Social will begin at 4:30pm with appetizers served at 5:00pm.

To date we have order forms for 44 of our allotted tickets.

Please order your tickets early to take advantage of the price discount.


2019 MIAMA Wild Social Ticket Order Form


How to post your job posting on

1. Log in to

2. Go to “Job Postings – Classifieds” listed along the right side of the main page in Red

3. Click on “Place Ad” in the left middle of the page and enter all necessary information.

4. That is all you need to do to post your job posting.

Job Postings on


Colorado Springs, CO: Social Media Marketing Manager 


Minneapolis, MN: University of Minnesota Assistant Director of Operations, 3M Arena at Mariucci and Ridder Arena

Open until filled

St. Paul, MN: Part Time Zamboni Driver/Building Attendant

Open until filled

Brainard, MN: Maintenance Supervisor

Open until filled


Job Postings: If your facility has a job opening and you would like it listed here, please send the job posting website link via email to MIAMA Communications Director Jon Balvance @ There is no charge, just another added feature of being a MIAMA member.



If you have any questions you would like sent to the membership for discussion, please send an email to the MIAMA Communications Director Jon Balvance at:


Duluth, MN: Great news out of Duluth that Mars Lakeview General Manager Brendan Flaherty has been declared cancer free and is recovering at home. 

Industry News is compiled from national & local media reports, social media and member submissions. Please send news to:


2019 Membership renewals will go out next week. Please check your email for an update on renewals.


2019 Vendor Membership Packages are shown here:

2019 MIAMA Vendor Membership Sponsorship


Save the Date:

The 2019 MIAMA Spring Workshop will be held on Wednesday, May 8, 2019 at Red Baron Arena & Expo in Marshall, MN.

Registration information will be available in early 2019.



MIAMA rolled out the new platform on Monday, March 19th.

Below is the latest set of instructions. Instructions – June 2018

There is a very important 1st step of changing your sites admin email from to your email address.


If there is any movement within the industry, please send an email to MIAMA Communications Director Jon Balvance @


The 2019 MIAMA Fall Conference will be held from September 3-6, 2019 at Sugar Lake Lodge in Cohasset, MN. Registration will open in June 2019.


If you or someone at your facility would like to be spotlighted on the website, please contact the MIAMA Communications Director Jon Balvance at:

October 17, 2018 – MIAMA Member Spotlight: Pete Carlson

October 2, 2018 – MIAMA President Member Spotlight: Katie Broderick

September 26, 2018 – MIAMA Member Spotlight: Cale Politoski


The Member Spotlight letter is located here: 2018 MIAMA Member Spotlight Letter

This is a great opportunity for members of MIAMA to get to know a little bit more about each other. To date we have spotlighted 39 Arena Members, 2 Vendor Members and 1 Alumni Vendors.

MIAMA has now added a section on the website where all Member Spotlights can be accessed on one page.

MIAMA Member Spotlights

Your MIAMA Board of Directors thanks you for your consideration!


The 2019 MIAMA Board Meetings are as follows:

Wednesday, February 6th: Chaska Community Center – 9:30am

Tuesday, May 7th: Marshall, MN – TBD

Wednesday, July 10th: Delano Sports Center – 9:30am

Tuesday, September 3rd: Sugar Lake Lodge – TBD

Wednesday, October 2nd: Apple Valley Community Center – 9:30am


All MIAMA Board Meetings are open to the membership. For more information, please contact MIAMA Administrative Assistant Dean Mulso at: or MIAMA Communications Director Jon Balvance at:


2018 MIAMA Full Membership Vendors

December 5, 2018: MIAMA Around the Rink – Bi-weekly e-newsletter