Stephanie Martin


Stephanie Martin is a communications executive, company advisor and athlete advocate who has 20+ years of experience in global communications, sports marketing and ESG strategies.

Stephanie held communications and marketing leadership roles in Fortune 500 companies such as Meta (formerly Facebook), The Home Depot and Albertsons, and major sporting events including Super Bowl 50, the 34th America’s Cup and Rugby World Cup Sevens 2018. Today she leads global communications for Dapper Labs, the web3 technology company behind NBA Top Shot, NFL All Day and the Flow blockchain and Dapper Wallet.

Having worked with athletes throughout her career, Stephanie also co-founded the consultancy BFWD to help athletes with their brand strategy, and serves as an advisor to the Players Media Group. She is also a certified independent board director.

A frequent speaker, panelist and moderator on athlete brand and brand strategy, Stephanie is also an adjunct professor in brand and communications for the University of San Francisco's Sports Management Masters program; a certified Myers-Briggs Type Indicator practitioner, and the co-author of the book Big Game, Bigger Impact: How the Bay Area Redefined the Super Bowl and the Lessons Learned that Can Apply to Any Business, which chronicles the hosting of Super Bowl 50.

Stephanie was also a member of the Tufts national champion sailing team and past US Team Racing National champion. She currently serves as an advisor to the St. Francis Sailing Foundation, and is a supporter of the Treasure Island Sailing Center

Stephanie graduated with a B.A. in English and received her M.A. in Communication Management from the University of Southern California.