WWE Hires Former NBA Exec as New Vice Pres of Marketing

Nick Paglino

Corporate.WWE.com has announced that the company has hired Brian Flinn as the Senior Vice President of Marketing. Flinn previously worked as a senior executive for the National Basketball Association. The following is an excerpt from the press release:

Prior to joining WWE, Flinn was the Senior Vice President of Marketing at the National Basketball Association (NBA), where he oversaw the league’s marketing, internal communications and research groups. Flinn has been involved in some of the NBA’s most recognizable initiatives in recent years, including the development of the award-winning “Where amazing happens” campaign. Before joining the NBA’s marketing department, Flinn spent six years in the league’s communications group, where he developed strategic campaigns for a variety of business units and helped launch the NBA Development League. Flinn started his career at the New York Knicks in public relations.

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