Mike Tomon, Co-President & Chief Operating Officer, joined Legends in 2014, where he is responsible for global operations, including domestic and international revenue generation and growth across Legends’ 360-degree service solution platform.
Partnering in leadership across all divisions, Mike leads global business development and identifies new opportunities for growth and innovation across the company. He drives a best-in-class operational and service delivery across the Legends’ global client portfolio. In addition, Mike oversees Legends’ Marketing, Creative and Communications groups. During Mike’s tenure, Legends Global Attractions vertical has more than quadrupled in size and has expanded internationally. Over the past four years, he has negotiated over half billion in strategic partnership deals.
With almost two decades of experience in the sports and entertainment industry, Mike is a known thought leader, instituting strategic performance standards for sales, operations and service across all departmental functions, while identifying new opportunities, implementing strategies and ultimately managing partner relationships.
Before joining Legends, Mike served as Senior Vice President of Global Partnerships at AEG. In that role, he was responsible for new business development for AEG Global Partnerships, where he created and oversaw the global premium sales strategy for all of AEG’s assets worldwide. Mike drove over $500 million in deals at AEG, prior to joining Legends.
Mike is a 2015 Sports Business Journal Forty Under 40 award winner and has served for the Sports and Entertainment Council for the United Way and Children’s Hospital Los Angeles. Mike is a graduate of Georgetown University, where he was a member of the Hoyas football team. He currently resides in Dallas with his wife and two children.
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