Sr. Director of Communications & Digital

Brent S. Gambill has spent a career building communications and digital strategies. Presently, he serves as Sr. Director of Communications & Digital at Richmond Raceway. In his role, he leads the public relations and digital strategy of the organization including oversight of media relations, driver integration, creative services, digital (websites, app, social media), video production, and digital marketing. He joined Richmond Raceway at Director of Communications in September, 2016.

Brent previously built two digital practices for full-service agencies. In his role as Senior Director of Digital and Social Media at Mitchell Communications Group, he provided digital programs and strategies for new business and clients including Walmart, Procter & Gamble, Hilton, Old Spice, and Swiffer. Brent further established new internal marketing initiatives for the agency as part of the Dentsu Aegis Network as well as external content marketing strategies. In 2012, he founded the digital and social media practice at Martin-Wilbourn Partners in Little Rock, where he was Vice President, Digital & Social Media. He developed and directed all digital marketing and advertising campaigns, and led group and one-on-one social media training.

Brent has spent the majority of his professional career in sports, having worked as Executive Producer for Sports Programming and MLB Network Radio at SiriusXM Radio in Washington, D.C. and New York, N.Y. He originally joined XM Satellite Radio as a Producer working with Los Angeles Dodgers broadcaster and former New York Yankees and ESPN talent, Charley Steiner. He founded SiriusXM Sports social media, developing the digital strategy, standards and practices, training and directing social media efforts for multiple sports properties on the platform including the National Football League and Major League Baseball.

Prior to joining SiriusXM, Brent began his career in public relations for the Los Angeles Dodgers. He is a graduate of University of Arkansas School of Law with a Juris Doctorate and Ouachita Baptist University with a Bachelor of Arts. Brent lives in Richmond with his wife, Tilly, and children, Carter, Nora, and Lawson.