Under Ellis’ direction, the Broncos enter the 2015 season positioned at or near the top of the NFL in numerous key areas, including on-field success, local popularity, national prominence, attendance, philanthropic involvement and local television ratings. The team has won four consecutive AFC West Division titles since Ellis was named team President in 2011, marking the longest such streak in club history. During that time, Denver has tied for the second-most overall wins (49) in the NFL, including a victory in the AFC Championship Game following the 2013 season. The team also won the Super Bowl this past February, defeating the Carolina Panthers.
Widely respected within the NFL and the sports industry, Ellis has cultivated strong relationships both locally with community leaders and throughout the entire league. He has established a solid structure at the top of the organization along with an overall direction that has positioned the Broncos for long-term success both on and off the field.