Matt Rienzo is the CMO and Chief of Staff at Weller Development Partners. He joined the company in 2015 and has assumed a variety of management roles for the company. Currently he oversees marketing, communications, events, human resources and IT departments. Matt also assumes a leadership role with new business development opportunities for the Weller team and assists with the overall operation of the company and its developments. He was responsible for the marketing, communications and activation of the largest urban revitalization project in the US and successfully drove hundreds of thousands of visitors to Port Covington through activations, concerts, family events, community gatherings, panel discussions, and other experiential marketing initiatives in order to build the project brand and awareness.
Mr. Rienzo brings 20 years of experience in marketing, communications, management, and leadership. Prior to joining Weller Development Partners, he served as the Director of Marketing for the Washington Capitals of the National Hockey League. Previously, Mr. Rienzo served as the Senior Director of Athletics at the University of the District of Columbia. He held other leadership positions as a collegiate lacrosse coach at the University of Notre Dame and Georgetown University. Mr. Rienzo also worked in office leasing for the Landlord Services Group at CB Richard Ellis in Washington, D.C.
Mr. Rienzo received a bachelor’s degree in English and a master’s degree in Sports Industry Management, both from Georgetown University.