Global Head of Esports Marketing
Dan Sutton is the Global Head of Esports Marketing at Riot Games, leading all of Riot’s esports brand and marketing teams across League of Legends, VALORANT and Wild Rift to deliver the next generation of esports marketing for fans around the world. Previously, Dan was Senior Director of Marketing at Riot Games focused on their IP and Entertainment Division, where his team marketed the hit Netflix series Arcane, which is based on characters from one of the most played games in the world - League of Legends. For the past 20 years, Dan has worked in advertising, branding and graphic design on both the agency and client sides. He has worked with iconic brands including Google, YouTube, Apple, EOS, Nike, MINI, CNN, Microsoft, Electronic Arts, Pantone, Coca-Cola, Johnson & Johnson, Burger King and Sirius Satellite Radio. Dan also held marketing and brand management roles at Apple, The Martin Agency, Collins, Crispin Porter & Bogusky and Weiden & Kennedy.