The 12th Annual PrimeTime Sports Management Conference and Trade Show
Vice President, Development & Operations – You Can Play
Jillian Svensson is the Vice President of Development and Operations for You Can Play. Svensson’s role includes strategizing the partnerships and activations for league partnerships such as the NHL, AHL, CFL, NFL, MLS and the Canadian Olympic Community. Before her time with You Can Play, Svensson also worked for MLSE as the Manager of Community Giving, where she managed a $4 million fundraising portfolio for the MLSE Foundation. Some of her notable accomplishments for MLSE include securing the largest personal gift in the history of the MLSE Foundation and the signature fundraising event, Players’ Gala, integrating 90 professional athletes and 1 000 guests across two venues.