By George P. Slefo - 17 hours ago
EVP, Property Marketing and Corporate Partnerships, Turner Sport
Will Funk oversees corporate partnerships, sponsorship sales development and brand integration across Turner Sports’ portfolio of leading brands and league partnerships, including Bleacher Report, ELEAGUE, the NBA, NCAA, MLB and PGA. He is responsible for driving revenue growth through alternate marketing channels that include licensing, branded content, marketing rights, experiential fan events, and in-store opportunities. With multi-platform coverage spanning NBA All-Star Weekend, the NBA Playoffs, MLB Playoffs, NCAA Men’s Basketball Championship, PGA Championship, esports championships and more, Funk and his team are devoted to building out thoughtful marketing activations that deeply engage fans at all touchpoints of their experience. Funk serves on the Board of the Atlanta Tip-Off Club, which is responsible for awarding the Naismith Trophy annually to the Men’s and Women’s College Basketball Players of the Year.