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VP / General Manager - Esports

Learfield IMG College - Atlanta, GA

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Learfield IMG College

Learfield IMG College is an affirmative action-equal opportunity employer. It is the policy of Learfield IMG College not to discriminate against any applicant for employment, or any employee because of age, color, sex, disability, national origin, race, religion, or veteran status.

Please Note - This role can sit in either our WInston Salem, NC or Plano, TX offices.

An industry leader for more than four decades, Learfield IMG College has a deep presence in the college athletics landscape nationwide. It manages the multimedia and sponsorship rights for nearly 250 collegiate institutions, conferences and arenas, and supports athletic departments at all competitive levels as title sponsor of the prestigious Learfield IMG College Directors Cup.

Learfield IMG College also provides its collegiate partners access to professional concessions and ticket sales; branding, licensing and trademark consulting; digital and social platform expertise; campus-wide business and sponsorship development; and venue and technology systems through its affiliated companies.

Our people-friendly culture is a hallmark of our style and approach to business and is rooted in values demonstrating intentional and active care for other people. The company and its employees strive each day to live by the company's value statement: build the team, grow the company, have fun, love and serve others."

Learfield IMG College Esports is Learfields dedicated entity representing the companys esports ventures and related initiatives. In complete collaboration with the leadership of the organization, this team is committed to extending the passion for the affiliated university brands into the world of esports across competition, content and commerce. Learfield is creating the first official college platform at the intersection of traditional and esports.

Our growing business seeks an accomplished VP & GM, LIMGC Esports, to join our corporate team located in Plano. Our ideal candidate will have demonstrated experience developing esports competition, content and commerce strategies. You will be responsible for creating and deploying esports initiatives, content and sponsorship opportunities that drive sustainable, new revenue for the company.

The Esports General Manager reports directly to the Executive Vice President, Media & Partnerships Group for Learfield IMG College and is responsible for developing, implementing, executing and reporting on our esports strategy and related activities. The general manager is also responsible for the planning, implementation, administration, and communication of the esports sales strategies with the university sports properties and other related Learfield business units.