Tamiko GibsonMarketing Director
Tamiko Gibson is a pioneer. In June 1987, this broadcast journalism major from the University of Maryland, College Park made history when she was crowned the nations first Miss Black USA. Her credits continued to roll, as Tamiko launched a successful 15 year career as a Television News Anchor and Reporter and Weekend News Manager. Currently Tamiko is the CEO and Owner of The Gathany Group, Inc an international executive recruiting agency, as well as Global Acquisitions, a media consultation agency. Her passion for detail and quality has branded her a top producer. As SBAs Director of Marketing, Tamiko brings with both large and small business start-ups, consistently increasing revenue and decreasing costs. This Executive-level contributor is a seasoned leader that can direct an organization in the visioning of a marketing strategy, development of an economic business case and execution of an aggressive project and pubic relations plan. Skilled in effective sales and marketing communications, business partnership development, team building and mentoring Tamiko looks forward to globally branding the SBA as the M.V.P (Most Valuable Product) of street ball promotions/entertainment, basketball grassroots marketing, and international basketball development.