Wayne Brant

Senior Vice President of Business Operations

Wayne Brant was named Senior Vice President of Business Operations in January 2018. As one of the longest tenured Rapids employees, Brant is responsible for overseeing the day-to-day business operations for the club including strategic communications initiatives, marketing, fan experience and match presentation for the club. Brant is also an integral part of the club’ strategic planning and developing and delivering the club’s long-term vision. 

Brant joined the organization in 2007 and rose from Director of Marketing to Senior Director of Fan Development before accepting his current position. With nearly 15 years of experience in the event and sports entertainment industry, he was instrumental in bringing in the 2015 MLS All-Star Game as well as numerous high-profile international matches. 

In addition to his role at the Rapids, Brant also serves on the Denver World Cup 2026 Bid Committee, charged with building awareness and support towards Denver hosting the 2026 World Cup.