President of Business Operations for Comcast Spectacor
Valerie Camillo is the President of Business Operations for Comcast Spectacor, which includes the Philadelphia Flyers, Wells Fargo Center, Philadelphia Wings, and Maine Mariners. In this role, Camillo directs all business activities for the NHL franchise and one of the country’s busiest arenas. She sets the strategic direction for the teams and arena, leading all revenue, marketing, operations, and administration functions. Valerie was the first woman ever hired as President of a NHL franchise, and is a member of the NHL’s Board of Governors and Executive Inclusion Council.
Camillo joined the Flyers from the Washington Nationals, where she was Chief Revenue and Marketing Officer from 2014-2018. During her tenure, she led the development and implementation of strategies to maximize commercial opportunities—leading to record growth for the franchise. From 2010-2014, Camillo was a Senior Vice President in the NBA’s TMBO group. In this role, she provided strategic advisory services to multiple NBA teams with regards to revenue generation, marketing, analytics, technology and property development.
Camillo began her career in management consulting, working for 15 years as a business strategy, data analytics, and process improvement advisor. During her consulting career, Valerie worked for PriceWaterhouseCoopers (PWC), IBM, and Booz Allen Hamilton leading a variety of commercial and Government projects.
Camillo received a B.S. in Commerce from the University of Virginia, and her M.B.A. from the Darden School of Business at the University of Virginia. She is on the Board of Directors for Herschend Family Entertainment, one of the largest privately-held amusement park, event, and attraction companies in the United States.