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Todd Argust

Vice President, Stadium Operations, Detroit Lions

Todd Argust is entering his 5th season as the Vice President Operations at Ford Field in Detroit, Michigan.  Todd graduated from Allegheny College and received a Master’s Degree in Sport Management from West Virginia University.  He began his Stadium Operations career at Three Rivers Stadium in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania starting out as a part-time event supervisor before transitioning into the role of Assistant Operations Manager.  In 2000, Todd moved to Cleveland, Ohio to become the Manager of Stadium Operations for the Browns, and was promoted to Director of Stadium Operations in 2006.  He spent 14 years with the Browns and helped direct several major projects & events over that time.  He joined the Lions in 2014 and played a lead role the $100 million renovation of Ford Field in 2017.  He serves on the board of the Detroit Public Safety Foundation as well as the NFL’s Operations Committee.  He was the recipient of the Detroit Lions’ President’s Award in 2017, an honor bestowed by fellow employees in recognition of significant contributions to the team’s business goals.  Todd was an All-American swimmer in college and stays in shape by training and competing in long distance open water swims.

Tuesday, June 19

An Inside Look at the $100M Ford Field Renovation and How Each Department Contributed to Its Success

You’ll hear from these executives:

Todd Argust, Vice President, Stadium Operations, Detroit Lions
Bill Hawker, Vice President, Corporate Partnerships, Detroit Lions
Kelly Kozole, Senior Vice President, Business Development, Detroit Lions
Jim Renne, Sports Principal, Rossetti
Moderator: Abraham Madkour, Executive Editor, Sports Business Journal / Daily