Liz DiLullo Brown, Little League® Vice President of Marketing and Strategic Partnerships, has been selected as one of the 2015 SportsBusiness Journal Game Changer Honorees.
Presented annually since 2011, SportsBusiness Journal highlights the professional achievement of women in sports with its Game Changer recognition. This year, 36 women, including Mrs. Brown, will be honored at the Game Changers, The Intersection of Women and Sports, Conference held in New York City on September 17.
Mrs. Brown joined Little League International in 2009, and was named Vice President of Marketing and Strategic Partnerships in 2011. In her six years at Little League, she has overseen a youth baseball and softball participation study, Little League's 75th Anniversary celebration efforts, and the launch of Little League's new digital videos platform, among other large initiatives. Mrs. Brown also leads Little League's marketing, licensing, and retail teams. Prior to coming to Little League, she worked for Velocity Sports and Entertainment as a Director in the Sponsorship Consulting Division. In addition to her work for Little League International, Mrs. Brown is also a Little League mom and local league volunteer at Lewisburg (Pa.) Little League.
"On behalf of the Little League International Board of Directors and our employee family, my congratulations to Liz on this distinguished recognition," said Stephen D. Keener, Little League President and CEO. "As a valued member of our team, Liz has led our participation research efforts and the successful execution of our 75th Anniversary celebration in 2014, while further developing strategic partnerships to help advance the Little League mission worldwide."