Office Location: Columbus Crew FC
Current Roles & Responsibilities: Mark Playko oversees the Corporate Partnership vertical for Legends under the new ownership, Haslam Sports Group, for the much anticipated MLS Columbus Crew SC New Stadium Project, opening Summer 2021
Legends Projects Supported: SoFi Stadium, Allegiant Stadium, Columbus Crew FC, Notre Dame, Dos Equis Pavilion, Toyota Music Factory, Winstar Casino, George M. Steinbrenner Field
Past Career Positions/Highlights: Legends, Vice President, Global Partnerships (8 Years), Mandalay Baseball Properties, Manager, Corporate Partnerships (5 Years)
Years of Experience: 13
Degree(s) & University/College: Ohio University Bachelor of Science, Sports Management; Minor in Business Administration
Fun Fact: Mark was the first salesman hire when Legends Global Partnerships was created in 2012
Personal Info: Going back to his roots, Mark continues to be a mentor to Ohio University Sports Administration under-graduate and post-graduate students.
Defining what the Legends Way means to you: Brand Stewards | True Partnership | Best-In-Class
Proudest Legends Moment: Mark's proudest Legends moment is having the opportunity to oversee a new stadium project in his hometown - Columbus Crew SC
Favorite Quote: "Dream Big, Execute Well"
Favorite Teams/Athletes: The Ohio State University Football
Hometown: Columbus, OH