Shane Facteau, Chief Operations Officer of The IRONMAN Group, has been involved with IRONMAN events for 20 years. He joined The IRONMAN Group, owner and organizer of Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series, IRONMAN, IRONMAN 70.3, 5i50, Iron Girl and IRONKIDS branded events in 2008 as part of the acquisition of North America Sports, Inc. (NA Sports). Previously, he held the positions of Director of Operations as well as Public Relations Director for NA Sports. He holds a B.A. in English and Communications from State University of New York at Oswego.