Candy Fuzesy graduated from Minnesota State Mankato in 2006 and received a management internship with Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida.
Upon completing her internship, Fuzesy continued on full- time as a Restaurant Guest Services Manager at Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort and Spa and Disney’s Hollywood Studios. In 2010, Fuzesy helped open the new Hilton Orlando as a Multi-Outlet Food and Beverage Manager. During her tenure there, Hilton Orland won the prestigious “Connie” award three years in a row as the number one Hilton in the Americas. This award is won through unparalleled guest service, profitability and excellent building maintenance. Fuzesy was then promoted to Assistant General Manager of the Cincinnati Airport Marriott and continued on to General Manager of the Residence Inn at the Phelps in downtown Cincinnati. During Fuzesy’s tenure as GM, the Residence Inn took the top spot on Trip Advisor as the No. 1 hotel in Cincinnati. In 2015, Fuzesy and her husband, Rick, had a little boy, Cooper, and made the move back home to Minnesota to join the Minnesota Vikings. She is now entering her third full season with the Vikings and loves that she is able to combine her passion for luxury guest service with her love for the Vikings.