FanDuel Group, online gaming company, has named Chris Jones VP-corporate communications.
He will promote the New York-headquartered firm’s retail brands within its Daily Fantasy Sports, Sportsbook and Casino business, expand brand/media partnerships and highlight the company’s commitment to responsible gambling, diversity and social justice.
Most recently, Jones served as chief communications officer for IPG Mediabrands, Interpublic’s media/marketing/data group.
He also worked as senior VP, marketing & communications at MDC Media Partners and senior VP, North American communications at Havas Media Group.
At FanDuel, Jones reports to CMO Mike Raffensperger.
UK-based Flutter Entertainment, owner of the Paddy Power gambling shops in Britain and Ireland, is FanDuel’s parent company.