Rob Scichili (shick-lee) has worked in sports PR for over 31 years, including experience in the NHL, NBA, MLB, PGA Tour, tennis, cycling, college football and college basketball. His anchor account with TFPR is the NHL’s New York Islanders, acting as a consultant to ownership, as well as game ops, messaging and marketing. Scichili is also involved in producing content and overarching media campaigns for all TFPR clients, including Bowl Season, the College Football Playoff, and the College Football Playoff Foundation.
A veteran of 17 seasons in the NHL, Scichili’s media relations departments were three times (twice with the Anaheim Ducks and once with the Dallas Stars) recognized with the NHL’s Dick Dillman Award as top media department in the league. Six times media guides he wrote and edited were recognized as best in the NHL.
Scichili spent 10 years overseeing the communications department of the Dallas Stars from 2002-2012. He was a primary member of the Stars’ creative team in all areas of promotion, public relations, marketing and game entertainment. Scichili helped launch the Mighty Ducks of Anaheim under the umbrella of The Walt Disney Company, joining the expansion team in 1993.
The Dallas native began his career with the Dallas Mavericks in 1990 and joined the Minnesota Timberwolves in 1992. He’s also worked with MLB.com as a marketing producer & writer, and served as director of communications for the Byron Nelson Classic.
A former board member of the Dallas Stars Foundation, Scichili currently serves on the board of directors of the Mike Modano Foundation. He is a graduate of Texas A&M University with a bachelor’s degree in journalism.
Connect with Rob at email@example.com.