Jessica Klodnicki is Executive Vice President and General Manager for Bell Helmets and Blackburn, part of the newly re-named BRG Sports portfolio. Jessica is responsible for growing the Bell and Blackburn brands globally through innovative products and integrated brand marketing.
Prior to joining BRG Sports, Jessica was the Senior Vice President of Brand Marketing & Management for Mizuno USA, Inc. where she led consumer insights, brand development and integrated marketing across the running, golf, baseball, softball and volleyball categories.
Before that, she worked outside the sporting goods category as Global Vice President of Marketing for Newell Rubbermaid’s Fine Writing and Luxury Accessories Global Business Unit based in Paris, among other senior roles; and Vice President of Marketing & Product Development for Kids II, Inc., an infant product company. Her first taste of the sporting goods business came through a college internship with the US Olympic Bobsled team.