North American esports organisation Pittsburgh Knights has introduced the hiring of Julie
Klausner as its new Director of Partnership Advertising.
In her new function, Klausner will ‘assist construct the way forward for skilled gaming in Pittsburgh and past’, bringing 20 years of sports activities partnership expertise to the desk.
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Previous to becoming a member of Knights, Klausner served as an unbiased marketing consultant by way of her personal agency, JK Consultants, Inc. As Senior Advertising Supervisor for the Pittsburg Penguins, she was a part of a Partnership Gross sales workforce that led the negotiations, planning, execution, monitoring and reporting of 160 contractual partnerships.
Different profession highlights embrace Rahal Letterman Racing, and Main League Baseball, in addition to collaborating with company shoppers like PNC, IBM, Shell, Toyota, Motorola, and extra.
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Knights president James O’Connor mentioned: “As somebody who shares my ardour, imaginative and prescient, and mission to assist construct skilled sports activities groups within the metropolis of Pittsburgh, I’m thrilled to have Julie be part of our workforce to assist the Knights develop and thrive—persevering with to carry championships to the town.”
Klausner will assist coordinate key partnerships for the organisation and handle current collaborations, together with these with PNC Financial institution, HyperX, Increase Gaming, ExpressVPN, SeolHaeOne Prince dad or mum firm Absolute Energy eSports (APE) and extra.
Esports Insider says: The Knights have been on a roll with partnerships recently, and the hiring of Julie Klausner will assist navigate the organisation by way of the intricacies of name relationships. She additionally joins the workforce at a key time to assist lead range initiatives corresponding to its all-female VALORANT match with Beautyblender and an fairness platform within the works with PNC Financial institution.
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