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Dahomey Coleman is enjoying an exciting career as a marketing leader and media strategist and is thrilled to be continuing that momentum working on purpose-driven, multi-cultural initiatives at JOY Collective as VP, Client Services.  Prior to landing at JOY, she spent many successful years in the sports and entertainment industry at prominent agencies, media, technology, music, sports and entertainment companies including ESPN, Viacom – MTV Networks, WME|IMG, Octagon Sports and the United States Tennis Association.  

A cross-functional leader with considerable experience developing, negotiating, managing and growing multi-platform brand marketing campaigns, Dahomey has created a myriad of major partnerships with top Fortune 500 brands, world-class events, A-list athletes and popular celebrities. She has effectively led numerous deals surrounding Super Bowl, Olympics, Rose Bowl Game, US Open, ESPYS, NCAA, FIFA World Cup, Michelle Obama’s Let’s Move!, X Games, NFL, MLB, NHL, NBA, Live Nation and countless others. 

Dahomey has a passion for politics and dedicates much of her personal time volunteering and working behind the scenes with various political campaigns and advocacy organizations.  She also enjoys a healthy, active lifestyle which includes lots of dance, yoga and fitness classes, long walks and a hearty diet.  Dahomey grew up in the Washington, DC area and currently lives in New York City.