Omnigon Announces Executive Promotions, Continues Rapid International Growth
Omnigon recently announced the promotions of five employees to senior roles. Among those promoted, within the Commercial organization, include Becki Wronko Civello to Vice President, Client Services; Manish Dayal to Vice President, Client Engagement and Managing Director, Los Angeles office; and Joanna Solowey to Vice President, Marketing.
Since its founding in 2008, Omnigon has partnered with some of the world’s most celebrated brands and rights holders including, most recently, PGA TOUR, AS Roma, NASCAR, World Rugby, the Miami Heat among countless others. Within the last two years, Omnigon has grown from 80 employees to more than 250 globally across its six offices in North America and Europe. Last week, Infront Sports & Media, the leading international sports marketing company, acquired a 51% stake in Omnigon.
“At Omnigon, we strongly believe in hiring from within and promoting those who deliver quality work while demonstrating leadership abilities across the organization,” says Omnigon’s Chief Commercial Officer, David Nugent, who oversees everyone listed below. “These five have been integral in helping us lead the company to where it is today and I look forward to the seeing them continue to flourish in their new roles.”
Becki Wronko Civello – Vice President, Client Services
Since joining Omnigon in 2012, Civello has created the company’s ‘customer first’ culture, winning the respect of all clients. As one of the most internally respected members of the Omnigon management team, she will oversee Omnigon’s growing, international client services team.
Manish Dayal – Vice President, Client Engagement; Managing Director, Los Angeles
As Director, PMO, Manish led the company’s growing PGA Tour program and Project Management team. In 2014, he opened of the company’s Los Angeles office and helped grow its West Coast presence. In this new role, he will continue to oversee the management of the LA office, with the added responsibilities of all West Coast client acquisition and management.
Joanna Solowey – Vice President, Marketing
Since joining the company as Director of Marketing & Communications in August 2013, Solowey helped define and propagate the Omnigon brand while positioning the firm as a market leader in the space. Her new duties will include stewarding the Omnigon brand and market position globally as the firm continues its international expansion.
Jake Stone – Director, North American Sales
Stone became an integral presence in managing large accounts and projects as part of Omnigon’s client management team. In this new role, he will be responsible for leading all sales efforts across North America.
Adrian Benjamin –Client Manager, BracketPro Sales Lead
Benjamin will continue his client management responsibilities while now leading sales efforts for Omnigon’s bracket-building software platform, BracketPro. Since the product’s launch in 2015, BracketPro has been leveraged successfully by global brands including Major League Soccer, Under Armour, Fox Broadcasting’s So You Think You Can Dance, Showtime, Sporting News, the Cleveland Cavaliers, CONCACAF, and others.