Naomi Kelts joined WME IMG in January 2015 and is the Vice President of Brand Strategy & Marketing. She currently oversees the US Sports portfolio for Visa. Prior to her current role, Naomi was a Group Managing Director in Sponsorship at the National Football League in New York, NY. During her 12 years at the League she oversaw brand activation for clients such as Barclaycard, Bridgestone, Bud Light, Burger King, Castrol, Coors, FedEx, Lenovo, P&G, PepsiCo, SAP and USAA among others.
Before joining the NFL, Naomi worked for the Denali Commission in Anchorage, Alaska. Naomi led the public affairs group for the Denali Commission, which oversees federal grants for rural development and infrastructure projects in rural Alaska. Prior to that Naomi worked in Washington DC as a legislative analyst for the Association of National Advertisers (ANA).
Naomi is a graduate of Cornell University in Ithaca, NY with a Bachelor of Science in Pre-Veterinary Studies/Animal Science.