Chiefs Welcome Sargent as Director of Brand Marketing


Turnkey Search and the Kansas City Chiefs are proud to announce the hire of Joe Sargent as the organization’s first Director of Brand Marketing. Sargent will be responsible for protecting and extending the legendary and iconic Chiefs’ brand while building authentic fan engagement programming and strategies.

Sargent’s career is deep in experience in legacy and challenger brands including MillerCoors, Wilson Sporting Goods and EFFEN Vodka. Sargent earned his Bachelor’s degree from Cornell University and his Master’s degree and MBA from the Kelley School of Business at Indiana University.


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