PHILADELPHIA — The Red Bulls won two awards at the annual MLS Club Executive Awards Thursday night.
They were named the Marisa Colaiano community relations club of the and won the operations staff of the year award.
Red Bulls senior director of field marketing and community relations Christina Giunta-Quarino accepted the Colaiano award on behalf of the team. The honor, presented each year by MLS Works, recognizes the league’s top community relations department.
The operations staff of the year award was accepted by vice president of operations Shaun Oliver. The honor recognizes the club’s success while faced with challenges of stadium operations, security and match day logistics.
“We are extremely proud to be recognized for these two prestigious awards,” Red Bulls general manager Marc de Grandpre said in a statement. “Christina and Shaun have done an excellent job of leading their teams in areas that directly reflect our commitment to community and fan engagement. The diligence and dedication put forth by the entire community relations and operations departments have been nothing short of exemplary to our entire organization.”