Well-known sales and marketing executive Orlando Reece has joined LGBTQ Loyalty Holdings Inc. board of directors, effective immediately. Previously, Reece was CEO of Pride Media, the world’s largest media company dedicated to serving the LGBTQ+ community. He was responsible for expanding iconic brands like the Advocate and Out beyond the print titles into digital platforms, social media and events, while maximizing revenue and site growth. His strategic vision focused on creating content, innovative use of technology and expanding the brand to a larger audience with a “queer” lens.
“We live in challenging times, and it is essential to surround ourselves with the best talent and the most creative concepts,” Reece said. “It is only through true inclusion and equality, advanced every day at LGBTQ Loyalty, that we open ourselves up to discover the richest minds and most unexpected solutions.”
Excited to be part of such a great board. Looking forward to providing guidance and help keep move this company forward! https://t.co/oU0tLCOD52
— Orlando Reece (@OrlandoReece) March 18, 2020
In his long list of credits, Reece served as Co-Founder and Chief Operating Officer of Swoup, a fast-growing shopping and savings mobile app. Throughout his career, Orlando has developed a reputation for transforming and disrupting business models at media companies. He was VP Of Sales and Marketing at the Game Show Network; VP Head for Broadcast and Digital Video for Everyday Health; SVP of Television/Radio for Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia; and Executive Director of Entertainment at Yahoo! He started his career at Viacom and moved to the Disney Company holding various positions and creating the company’s cross divisional sales and marketing team. He currently serves on the board of the Hudson Valley LGBTQ Center.
Reese, who graduated from the College of William and Mary, is married to Cedrick Moreau, an eyewear executive who studied at Lycée des Métiers de L’Optique in Paris, and lives on the East Coast.