President, ARAMARK Sports & Entertainment
Marc Bruno is president of ARAMARK Sports & Entertainment, provider of award-winning food and beverage, retail merchandise and facility service programs for more than 150 premier sports, entertainment and convention centers across North America.
Under Bruno’s leadership, ARAMARK has distinguished itself as an industry leader by consistently developing hospitality programs that enhance the guest experience. His commitment to utilizing consumer insights, identifying new technology and introducing innovative solutions has enabled ARAMARK to deliver positive results for its arena, ballpark and stadium, convention center and concert venue clients.
In 2010, SportsBusiness Journal named him to its annual global list of “Forty Under 40,” which recognizes the best and brightest young executives in the sports business industry.
Bruno also leads ARAMARK’s Olympic and Global Special Event catering projects, for which the company has served as the dining and catering services provider for 16 Olympic Games. His involvement with the Olympic Games spans six Olympics, dating back to the 1996 Atlanta Games and up through the recently completed 2012 London Games.
Since joining ARAMARK in 1993, Bruno has held a variety of domestic and international management roles within the company, where he has gained diverse experience in the International, Business and Industry, Higher Education and Sports & Entertainment divisions of ARAMARK. He was promoted to his current position in May 2008.
He serves on the board of directors of Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation, Philadelphia Convention and Visitors Bureau and Boston University School of Hospitality, and is the immediate past-Chairman for the Techniques for Effective Alcohol Management (TEAM) Coalition.
He is a graduate of the Cornell University School of Hotel Administration and earned an MBA from the Harvard Business School. Originally from Chicago, he resides outside Philadelphia with his wife and three daughters.