chiliZ strengthens its leadership team by promoting Emma Diskin to Chief Marketing & Communications Officer
Malta, November 15, 2018 — chiliZ is delighted to announce that Emma Diskin has been appointed as Chief Marketing & Communications Officer. Emma will continue to report directly to CEO Alexandre Dreyfus, and will oversee the global marketing and communications for the company, a blockchain-based voting platform for sports fans which includes Socios.com.
Emma joined chiliZ in March 2018 as PR & Communications Director, and successfully built a communications and content team from scratch, including PR, content, social media and event marketing.
A key member of the chiliZ leadership team, Emma will now play a pivotal role in defining the strategy for the chiliZ brands, building out all brand and digital marketing plans to build awareness and consideration, and leveraging the sporting partnerships with top tier football clubs such as Paris Saint-Germain and Juventus.
Alexandre Dreyfus, Founder and CEO of chiliZ said, “Emma joined chiliZ at a critical period as the sole member of the marketing team. Not only has she successfully built a high-performing team, but has built awareness for the chiliZ venture and the Socios.com brand over a crucial period of our growth. As we move towards our product and platform launch, our marketing function led by Emma will be crucial to our future success. Emma’s expertise and experience will help us build a mainstream consumer offering, leveraging our sporting partnerships to further tell the chiliZ story, and to drive the company forward to become a world leader in blockchain and fan engagement.”
Emma Diskin, CMCO of chiliZ added, “At chiliZ, we are building a global platform and community for billions of sports enthusiasts all over the world, bringing passionate fans closer to the clubs they love to follow. Our goal is challenging and audacious, but more than that, we have the chance to drive mass adoption of a transformative technology. Our aim is not to disrupt or revolutionise an industry, rather it’s about improvement, enhancement and education that blockchain and cryptocurrencies can be a trusted mainstream technologies. We have some exciting plans in development, and I’m looking forward to taking chiliZ to the next level with the great team we have in place and continue to build.”
For more information please visit www.chiliz.com
chiliZ is a digital currency for sports and entertainment platforms. It fuels the world’s first scalable, tokenized voting platform, Socios.com where fans can buy, trade and execute voting rights in their favorite sports teams. The chiliZ project has raised $66 million from some of the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchanges and leading crypto funds in Asia, including Binance, OK Blockchain Capital and Ceyuan Ventures. chiliZ is owned by Malta-based Mediarex Group, a global sports and entertainment organisation, which was founded in 2006, and is a member of the Enterprise Ethereum Alliance (EEA).