WIN has hired Phil MacDougall as its new executive director, where he is responsible for working with the board to manage operations of the organization, including board facilitation, event planning, financial management, corporate sponsorships, marketing and member retention/recruitment.
MacDougall has extensive experience in all of these areas, having worked in similar roles for NBA’s Sacramento Kings and Arco Arena Entertainment Facility, Sacramento Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce, California Asian Chamber of Commerce, California Museum of History, Quarry Park Adventures and Ebara Technologies.
He completed his degree at Richmond University in London, England with a focus in international relations; and received his bachelor’s degree in political science from Bridgewater State University in Bridgewater, Mass.
MacDougall has been active in the community for most of his career, and has donated time and resources to these organizations, among others: FBI National Director of Conferences Citizens Academy Alumni Association, President FBI Reno Citizens Academy Alumni Association, Outlets at Legends Summer Concert Series creator, Children’s Miracle Network board, California Capital Airshow board, City Year board, Chevo Fund (Parkinson’s) board, Sutter Club, Rescue Union School board of trustees, Green Valley & Marina School PTA, El Dorado Hills Summer Concert Series (which he created), Folsom Chamber board of directors and El Dorado Hills government relations committee.
WIN is made up of local business and community leaders who bring knowledge, opportunities and change within our community. Monthly breakfast meetings are generally held on the last Friday of every month, at the Atlantis Casino Resort Spa, beginning at 7 a.m. Breakfast is $20 for members and $45 for non-members. For more information, visit www.winevada.com.