April 18-19, 2017
Dana Point, California

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Tim Romani

Founder & CEO, ICON Venue Group

Tim Romani is the founder and Chief Executive Officer of ICON Venue Group, a Denver-based Project Management / Owner’s Representative firm in the sports, entertainment and public assembly industry.  ICON has demonstrated expertise in designing, constructing, commissioning, and operating projects for NFL, NBA, NHL, MLB, and MLS franchises totaling over $6 billion in the North America and Europe.

Having served as Executive Director of two stadium authorities in Chicago and Denver, he is a proven public sector executive skilled in guiding large, high-profile projects through complex political landscapes. Tim has managed the development of some of the most well-recognized sports and entertainment venues in numerous national and international markets. With offices in Denver and Charlotte, Tim is responsible for guiding strategic direction and new initiatives for the company and leading its domestic and international business development efforts. 

ICON has overseen the development, design, and construction of major stadiums and arenas throughout North America and Europe, and is currently underway on new construction or renovation projects for sports teams including the Chicago Cubs, Golden State Warriors, Milwaukee Bucks, Utah Jazz, Colorado State University Rams, Orlando City Soccer, and AS Roma.  In 2016, ICON completed new venues for the Sacramento Kings, Edmonton Oilers, Vegas Golden Knights, Toronto Raptors, and Toronto FC. ICON’s world-class portfolio is the most extensive in the sports and entertainment industry, and includes The O2 arena in London, PPG Paints Arena, Prudential Center, Sprint Center, Rogers Place, Sports Authority Field, 10 of the 14 MLS stadiums constructed or renovated, and the Wrigley Field Restoration project, among many others.  

Tim’s innovative and sophisticated approach to project management, particularly in the focus areas of Preconstruction and Project Controls has revolutionized the way sports projects are delivered. Establishing, communicating and managing cost and schedule mandates is the hallmark of how ICON Venue Group operates on behalf of its clients and sets ICON apart from all other firms.