Andretti Autosport confirmed on Wednesday that they have appointed Jody Bennett as their new Vice President of Marketing and Strategic Partnerships.
Bennett joins Andretti Autosport from CHARGE, where she held the position of Vice President of Operations. In here new role with Andretti Autosport, Bennett will oversee client services, marketing, sponsorship activation, Licensing and partnership strategy.
Speaking about her appointment, Andretti Autosport Chairman and CEO Michael Andretti commented by saying:
I’m truly excited to welcome Jody to the Andretti family of race teams. “Jody has an impressive resume with valuable industry experience and accomplishments. As the team continues to grow globally, I have no doubt that she will be a strong asset to the Andretti brand both within and outside of the motorsport industry.
Bennett commented on her new role saying:
Michael and his company continue to push the envelope both on and off the racetrack. “I’m excited to be working with so many great people and representing a well-respected brand such as Andretti.
Andretti Autosport’s Chief Marketing Officer Doug Bresnahan commented on Bennett’s appointment by saying:
“It’s great to have Jody join our team “I’ve known Jody for nearly 20 years and we’ve had the opportunity to work together previously. Jody’s vast experience within the sports business industry is going to contribute significantly to our organization. She’s a game changer that will elevate our overall commercial operations and further strengthen the highly-valued partnerships that are so important to our business.