Per a company press release, Octagon has announced the hiring of Emily Sisson as Vice President of the agency’s Integrated Marketing group. She will be tasked with driving golf-related partnerships and experiences.
Sisson joins Octagon after serving as the Vice President of Lagardere Sports. In her previous role, she was the liaison to the PGA Tour, with whom she spent a decade.
In her new role, she will work with a variety of Octagon’s brand teams, including Mastercard and Cisco, to leverage her previous experience within the golf industry. “Throughout my career I’ve always held Octagon in the highest regard. I’m honored to join their amazing team and work with such great brands and people. I’m very excited to be part of the future of Octagon,” said Sisson. She will be based at Octagon’s global headquarters in Stamford, CT.