Emigdio Gamboa Joins Chicago Fire as VP of Marketing & Communications

Veteran Fills Position After More Than 10 Years of Service to the Club

The Chicago Fire Soccer Club announced the promotion of Emigdio Gamboa to Vice President of marketing and communications following more than 10 years of service to the club. Gamboa reports to President Julian Posada, and joins him as the only Hispanic president-vice president duo in Major League Soccer (MLS).

In his new role, Gamboa will manage the team’s advertising, events, community relations and digital media. His duties will include overseeing the club’s recently developed ‘Practice in the Community’ series, a program that holds team training sessions open to the public in Chicagoland neighborhoods. The program helps promote the positive influence of youth soccer through accessible and entertaining sessions with the players and coaches. Read More »