Roman Gorodetskiy Joined the Festival Group in March 2021 as Vice President of Corporate Partnerships. In this role, Roman manages all sponsorship sales and revenue generating partnerships.
Previously, Roman was Head of Sponsorships for Karate Combat – a start up combat sports league where he oversaw sponsorship development.
Roman began his career with the NHL’s Florida Panthers where he started as an intern for the President & CEO before transitioning to Director of Corporate Partnerships.
Following his time with the Florida Panthers, Roman was with Jay Z’s Roc Nation as Director of Marketing Partnerships & Business Development and was responsible for generating brand partnership revenue for the company’s portfolio of athletes, artists, and special events. From there, he went on to join Leverage Agency – a leading sports, entertainment and media agency based in New York City where he oversaw consumer marketing and sponsorship development for the agencies of portfolio of sports rights property clients.
Roman received a BA degree in pollical science from Stony Brook University and an MBA in sports administration from St. Thomas University. He currently resides in Edgewater, NJ with his wife Olga and daughter Olivia.