Kevin Griffin

Kevin Griffin

Senior Vice President, Marketing Strategy - Account Director

Speaker Bio

Kevin has 20 years of marketing, communications and business development experience including 12 years of NFL team experience.  Kevin served as Vice President of Marketing/Media & Fan Experience for the Cleveland Browns where he was responsible for driving marketing strategies and breakthrough executions across all marketing, advertising, broadcast, game day production, and digital media. Prior to the Cleveland Browns, he led the Seattle Seahawks and Seattle Sounders FC Fan Development departments where he was responsible for game day entertainment, special events and special assignments.


Kevin is responsible for working with Adcom’s clients to position brands throughout the consumer landscape through marketing, public relations, social media, digital engagement, advertising, and sports marketing platforms. Kevin serves as the Account Director for several of Adcom’s top national brands, with the focus on developing and implementing comprehensive marketing solutions that drive revenue and build long-term brand value.


Kevin holds a degree in journalism from The Ohio State University and a master’s degree from Ohio University’s College of Business with a focus in sports administration. He is a 2015 Distinguished SME Award honoree by the Cleveland Sales and Marketing Executive organization, a participant of the Stanford University NFL Executive Management training program in 2005 and was recognized as the 2011 Major League Soccer Community Relations Executive of the Year.


Kevin is the board chair for the Cleveland Peacekeepers Alliance (Boys & Girls Clubs) and serves on the Strongsville Schools Superintendent’s Community Advisory Council. Kevin is also a member of the Black Sports Professionals (BSP) National Executive Leadership Team.