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Daniel Cherry

CMO
Activision Blizzard Esports Leagues

Daniel Cherry is the CMO of Activision Blizzard Esports Leagues, overseeing all marketing, public relations and social media for both the Overwatch League and Call of Duty World League.

Daniel was named to Sports Business Journal’s prestigious 40 Under 40 list, and is part of a growing group of sports executives who have joined Activision Blizzard to blaze new trails in the rapidly expanding world of esports.

Daniel brings over 20 years of marketing experience to this new role, most recently serving as chief marketing and innovation officer for the three-time Stanley Cup Champion New Jersey Devils and Prudential Center arena, where he oversaw all marketing/sales strategy, branding, and innovation, as well as being a part of the senior leadership team that supported business operations across multiple professional sports and esports teams.

Prior to that role, Daniel served as the senior vice president of marketing and vice president of consumer planning & research at DIAGEO N.A.

Tuesday, November 13

ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION

The Esports Ecosystem: Building the Esports Economy

Daniel Cherry, CMO, Activision Blizzard Esports Leagues
Jason Lake, Founder & CEO, Complexity Gaming
Nathan Lindberg, Director, Global Esports Sponsorships, Twitch
Mike Milanov, COO, Team Liquid
Nicola Piggott, Co-Founder, The Story Mob