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Matthias Fries

Press and public relations

Matthias Fries studied German and Political Science at the University of Mannheim from 1989 to 1996, graduating with a Magister Artium degree. In 1996, he began his professional career at Adler Mannheim Eishockey Spielbetriebs GmbH as an employee in the press department, which led him via various management positions at the Federal Employment Agency 2022 to CEZA gGmbH, where he has been responsible for press and public relations ever since. He also acts as an advisor to the management.

Academic and professional background

Since 2022

Press and public relations at CEZA

2017 – 2022

Various management functions at the “Bundesagentur für Arbeit”

2014 – 2017

Sabbatical

1996 – 2014

Press spokesman of Adler Mannheim Eishockey Spielbetriebs GmbH, from 2005 also press spokeman of SAP Arena Mannheim

2010 – 2014

Head of press and public relations, marketing and merchandising of Adler Mannheim Eishockey Spielbetriebs GmbH

1988 – 1996

Studied German and Political Science at the University of Mannheim, graduating with a Magister Artium degree