VP Facilities and Gameday Operations Tennessee Titans
Bob Flynn joined the Titans in 2015 as the team’s Vice President of Facilities and Game Day Operations.
In his role for the Titans, he oversees both Nissan Stadium and Saint Thomas Sports Park. More specifically, he is responsible for all aspects of stadium operations on game day and the fan experience. He also serves as the point person for scheduling additional events at Nissan Stadium. Since his arrival, Nissan Stadium has hosted many unique events in addition to the normal slate of football games, including the Rolling Stones, Guns ‘N Roses, Beyoncé, Monster Jam and a Top Golf event. Additionally, the stadium has hosted top-flight soccer matches including the She Believes Cup, a Gold Cup soccer doubleheader, International Champions Cup and games featuring both the U.S. National Men’s team and the Mexican National Team.
Flynn previously served as Senior Director of Corporate Partnerships for the Nashville Predators and was an Arena Football League general manager, including four years with the Nashville Kats.
With the Predators, Flynn was responsible for soliciting, retaining and closing sales of corporate partnerships, including major accounts with Vanderbilt University, AT&T, Jack Daniel’s (Brown Forman) and Tropicana Evansville. In addition to developing and designing new sellable inventory, Flynn assisted with several Nashville Predators Foundation initiatives, including the Predators Foundation Wine Festival and Tasting.
Prior to joining the Predators, Flynn developed the re-launch of the Nashville Kats under NFL management. He was responsible for all business operations of the Arena Football team, including marketing, advertising, ticket sales, sponsor partnerships and game operations. In addition, he directed the hiring of all front office and game day staff, coordinated team travel and maintained the fiscal budget for all operating costs of the team.
Flynn began his AFL career with the Orlando Predators from 1991-98, serving as Chief Operating Officer, Sponsorship Manager and Marketing Manager. He later became Vice President of Operations with the AFL’s Los Angeles Avengers from 1999-03. In that role he was in charge of all aspects of startup operations, including name selection, sponsorship development, marketing, ticketing, game presentation and football operations.
Flynn earned a B.A. in History and Master’s in Sports Administration from the University of Florida. He is currently a board member for the Nashville Ronald McDonald House and received the Barry Trotz Award for Community Involvement in 2013 and sits on the Events Committee for the Nashville Sports Council.
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