March 4 2019


Press Release, Golf

Stamford, CT – Octagon, a global leader in sports and entertainment marketing and representation, welcomes Emily Sisson as Vice President within Octagon’s Integrated Marketing group driving golf-related partnerships and experiences.

Sisson will work with Octagon’s Mastercard, Cisco and other brand teams to leverage her extensive golf industry experience across numerous partnerships and ambassadors relationships including USGA, PGA TOUR, Arnold Palmer Invitational, AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am and Topgolf among others.

“Emily is a valuable addition to our integrated marketing team and her golf industry experience will be utilized across our brand clients’ wide portfolio of property and event partners,” said Scott Seymour, Managing Director Octagon Golf. “Emily’s expertise and creativity are an ideal mix to help our clients determine the right play across the expanding golf landscape.”

“Throughout my career I’ve always held Octagon in the highest regard,” said Sisson. “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.”

Previously, Sisson served as Vice President of Lagardere Sports where she was also the agency’s liaison to the PGA TOUR, and spent more than a decade at the PGA TOUR, most recently as Director of Business Development. Sisson is based at Octagon’s global headquarters in Stamford, CT.