DAZN Welcomes Elder as Chief Corporate Communications Officer

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DAZN and Turnkey Search are excited to announce the hire of Nancy Elder as DAZN’s new Chief Corporate Communications Officer. Elder will report directly to DAZN Chairman John Skipper. Skipper said the hiring of Elder “is an important step for DAZN as we continue to mature as a company.” In her new role, Elder will oversee the company’s corporate brand both internally and to the business community. She also will be responsible for driving its social responsibility initiatives. 

Chris Legentil, DAZN’s Vice President of Communications & Public Relations, stated, "As the business has grown, DAZN has identified a need for someone like [Elder] to come on and be responsible for DAZN’s corporate brand, building the company’s standing internationally with key business media and external stakeholders and taking on our social responsibility initiatives. We were very much attracted to the wealth of experience [Elder] brings from JetBlue and Mattel." 

Elder has extensive knowledge and expertise in the communications realm, having served as the Chief Communications Officer for both Mattel and JetBlue Airways. She has held titles including Chief Strategy Officer, Chief Marketing Officer, and Vice President of Integrated Communications as well as worked for prestigious companies including Time Warner, General Electric, and Mastercard. Elder is a graduate of the University of Georgia where she earned her bachelor’s degree in Journalism.


Turnkey Search is a subsidiary of Turnkey Sports & Entertainment. Founded in 1996, Turnkey Search is a highly specialized talent recruitment/executive search firm filling C-level, senior-level and mid-management level positions in sports, entertainment and media. Over the past 20+ years, Turnkey Search has filled more than 1,000 positions throughout sports, entertainment and media. Turnkey Search helps teams, leagues, stadiums, arenas, theaters, college athletic departments, events, sponsors, agencies, media companies, private equity companies and other clients identify, recruit and hire the very best management talent. For more information about Turnkey Search, visit www.TurnkeySearch.com.