Valerie Tanaka

Valerie Tanaka
Director of Premium Seating
United Center

Valerie has been with the United Center, home of the Chicago Blackhawks and Chicago Bulls, since the year 2000. Promoted to Director of Premium Seating in 2019, she is responsible for the service and retention of all licensed Executive Suite Holders, BMO Club Members and Budweiser Champions Club Theater Box Owners. Valerie also oversees the Premium Seating Guest Services area and the day-of-event team members who provide service to Premium Seating guests at all United Center events. 

Valerie is originally from Cleveland, OH, and graduated from Denison University in 2000. She lives in Chicago with her husband Jeff and their two children, Dylan and Casey.