Tyler Tumminia is senior vice president of the Goldklang Group, which owns five Minor League Baseball teams. She is also a co-owner of the Pittsfield Suns, a Massachusetts-based team. Tumminia was recently named one of the Top 25 Female Executives in Sports by Bleacher Report, and received the Game Changer award by Sports Business Journal as a Female Owner in Baseball.
Tumminia developed the Group's award-winning marketing philosophy, Be Your Own Fan, in response to current market trends and industry analysis. In addition, Tumminia is responsible for the largest group-wide partnership with a major brand, and the largest singular themed promotional event in the Group's history. Her development of the Professional Baseball Scouts Hall of Fame has received tremendous recognition throughout the industry, and has been hailed as a game-changer in how scouts are perceived at the local levels.
Tumminia is a sought after speaker on the campuses of elite colleges and universities, educating students on various topics relating to the business of sports. She is a recipient of the Roland Hemond, MASA and Marcom awards for excellence in her field, and in 2011 was named Executive of the Year by NYU's sports management program. In the fall of 2011, she successfully completed MLB Scout School in Arizona.
Tumminia also serves on the board of trustees for Boston Children's Hospital. She becomes the eleventh member of our distinguished board.