June 21, 2012
EASTON, Pa. - Lafayette College has named David Blasic as its Athletic Business Manager, as announced today by Director of Athletics Bruce McCutcheon. Blasic, who holds 25 years of experience in the financial sector, will begin in his new position on July 2.
"We are extremely fortunate to have Dave join our team," said McCutcheon. "His talent and experience will be tremendous assets in the financial administration of our program."
Blasic worked for more than 17 years with the National Football League, most recently serving as Controller of NFL International LLC from 1997-2009. In that position, Blasic directed all financial aspects of the $100 million dollar division, reporting to the Senior Vice President of Finance and Administration of the NFL. Previously, he served separate tenures as Controller and Treasurer of NFL Europa and was the Jacksonville Jaguars' Director of Finance from the team's inception in 1994 through its first season in 1995.
A member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and New York State Society of CPAs, Blasic received a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Penn State in 1984 and was employed at Arthur Andersen LLP as an Audit Manager prior to his tenure at the NFL. He is a native of New Brunswick, N.J. and currently resides in Washington Township, N.J.