Haslams reassign Crew chief business officer Steve Lyons to ‘senior advisor’

Columbus Crew Chief Business Officer Steve Lyons unveils the team's On Our Sleeves campaign during an event at Lower.com Field in Columbus on Thursday, Oct. 7, 2021. The campaign will raise money and awareness for Nationwide Children’s Hospital’s national movement to break stigmas around children’s mental health. The team's goal is to sell enough On Our Sleeves team scarves to be able to set a world record by May 2022.

Crew chief business officer Steve Lyons has been moved to a “senior advisor” purpose with Haslam Athletics Group, the club announced Wednesday. 

Haslam Sports Group — the entity that owns the Crew and is chaired by the greater part homeowners Jimmy and Dee Haslam — did not specify what the new position would be, nor why the conclusion was manufactured. 

“Steve’s small business acumen, coupled with his huge practical experience and interactions in the Columbus local community, has been significant to improving our small business operations and our enthusiast engagement during the Columbus Location,” explained Dee and Jimmy Haslam in a assertion. “His leadership served rapidly generate the club forward as a premier Important League Soccer crew in a number of facets. We search forward to Steve continuing to give major direction and course for our workforce as a senior advisor.”