Director, Event Presentation & Content
NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE
Tim Tubito is the Director, Event Presentation & Content at the National Football League. Tim is an Emmy award-winning producer and director with over 15 years of production and game presentation experience with the New York Jets, Madison Square Garden Company and most recently the NFL. In his current role, Tim oversees Event Presentation and Content for all of the NFL’s major tent pole events including the Super Bowl, The NFL Draft, NFL Kickoff as well as Game Presentation Strategy across all 32 clubs. Prior to this Tim was at the Madison Square Garden Company where he was responsible for games and events for the New York Knicks.
In his this role, he was in charge of game scripting, as well as managing all event activity, including live music, arena lighting, entertainment coordination, and partner/marketing integration. He spent 12 years with the New York Jets in several different roles including overseeing football video operations then switching to the business side with responsibility for content, event presentation, virtual and augmented reality initiatives and experiential production.
What you’ll learn
- How Tim learns from other forms of entertainment, from broadway shows to video games, for how to best engage their football fans.
- The differences in developing an event for an individual team vs the League as a whole (eg Jets, Knicks vs NFL)
- How Tim works with technology when it’s constantly evolving and the value of staying ahead of the curve.
- How the NFL pivoted to a virtual draft due to the coronavirus with only weeks notice (and what it was like broadcasting live from inside the NFL Commissioner’s “man-cave” on Draft Night).