Vice President, Communications and Special Projects
Randy Burgess was named Vice President of Communications and Fan Experience for OSEG when the company was founded in 2012. He was promoted to Vice President Communications and Content in 2015. Randy oversees corporate communications, sports team communications, media relations and game day presentation for all OSEG sports teams. He also heads OSEG’s international media company, which serves as a news agency for fans by reporting on OSEG teams/events and reporting in print, video and audio (radio) and serving as a “clip service” for mainstream media.
Prior to OSEG’s founding, Randy worked closely with the organization’s founding partners as a communications advisor and fan experience consultant, while concurrently serving as Vice President of the Ottawa 67’s Hockey Club. In that capacity, Mr. Burgess produced the 67’s game day presentation, integrated and activated sponsorship, oversaw communications and collaborated with senior staff on marketing strategy. Prior to joining the 67’s in 2006, Mr. Burgess co-founded and operated FAQ.TV, a firm that scripted and produced streaming videos for corporate clients. Prior to FAQ, he spent a decade in Technology Marketing/Communications roles, and before that, Mr. Burgess consulted on game-day presentation for several sports teams after spending 5-years in the NHL Ottawa Senators’ organization as their game-day producer. Prior to the Sen’s, he worked in radio broadcasting as a news/sports producer and host.