Marcus Byrd, Founding Board Member, Communications Committee
Marcus Byrd is the Head of Marketing for Dos Toros Taqueria, a fast-casual Mexican concept with locations throughout New York and Chicago. Marcus joined the Dos Toros management team in 2015 with a mandate to establish and scale the company’s Marketing operations. He leads the company’s press relations, development of in-store, digital and social content strategies, brand partnerships, and social corporate responsibility initiatives. He also holds responsibility for executing strategies that ensure the successful launch of new restaurants as the company’s footprint grows. Prior to Dos Toros, he worked in Marketing Innovation for the National Basketball Association. Marcus is a graduate of Georgetown University where he holds degrees in Government and Economics. Originally from Oakland, California, Marcus grew up in a politically active community and recognizes the important work GOSO does.