DAVE DOROGHY

International Sports Marketing Executive

Dave Doroghy is an International Sports Marketing Executive who has worked on two consecutive winning Olympic Bids – a unique distinction. Altogether, Dave has 25 years of experience in acquiring sponsors for major international sports initiatives and professional teams in Canada and around the world. He was the Vice President of the NBA Vancouver and Memphis Grizzlies and Director of Business Development for the Vancouver Canucks.


Dave was the Director of Sponsorship Sales for London’s successful bid to host the 2012 Olympic Summer Games. (2003—2004). He also helped drive sponsorship sales for Vancouver’s successful bid to host the 2010 Olympic Winter Games (2002—2003).


He then was appointed Director of Sponsorship Sales for the 2010 Olympic Winter Games (2005—2010) where he led the team that raised the record-breaking domestic sponsorship revenue.


Dave began his career as a radio announcer in Vancouver in the 1980’s.  He now lives on a floating home outside of Vancouver where he raises bees. He is currently teaching Sports Marketing part time at three different Universities and works as an Author. His recent books include 111 Places in Vancouver That You Must Not Miss published by Emons and SHOW ME THE HONEY – Adventures of an Accidental Apiarist published by Touchwood Editions.