Valerie Camillo, the Washington Nationals’ Chief Revenue and Marketing Officer, has been named president of business operations for the Philadelphia Flyers and Wells Fargo Center. Camillo will relocate to the Philadelphia area and start her new role early in 2019. According to a release, she will oversee all key business functions, including sales, marketing, analytics, technology and overall business optimization for the NHL franchise and one of the country’s busiest arenas.
In her new position, Camillo will report to Comcast Spectacor Chairman and CEO Dave Scott. Among those reporting to Camillo are the Flyers’ EVP and COO Shawn Tilger and the Wells Fargo Center’s SVP and General Manager Mike Scanlon.
Before working for the Washington Nationals, she was Senior Vice President, Team Marketing and Business Operations for the NBA. In this role, she provided strategic counsel to multiple NBA clubs that covered best practices in revenue generation, marketing, analytics, technology and property development. Prior to joining the NBA, Camillo led a strategy consulting practice for Booz Allen Hamilton and acquired additional experience as a consultant for IBM and Price Waterhouse Coopers. She earned her B.S. and M.B.A. from the University of Virginia.