Advisory Board

Advisory Board

Formed in December 2014 by Barclays Center CEO Brett Yormark and Charlie Walk, EVP of Republic Records at Universal Music Group, the Advisory Board fuels the strategy and direction of Barclays Center’s successful programming platforms. The Advisory Board includes more than 30 top sports, entertainment and media executives.

  • John AmatoBillboard / Hollywood Reporter, President
  • Steve BartelsDef Jam, CEO
  • Keith BloomfieldForbes Family Trust, President & CEO
  • Scott BorchettaBig Machine Label Group, President & CEO
  • Scooter BraunSB Projects, Founder
  • Richard BressleriHeartMedia, President, Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer
  • Jay BrownRoc Nation, President
  • Nick CannonNcredible Entertainment, Founder
  • Craig CartonCBS Radio, Radio Personality
  • John DickeyModern Luxury Magazine, Founding Partner / COO
  • Stephen EspinozaShowtime Sports, EVP & General Manager
  • Adrian GrenierActor, Producer, Director & Musician
  • Mindy GrossmanHSNi, CEO
  • Desiree GruberFull Picture, President & CEO
  • Stephen HillBET, President of Programming
  • Karen HopkinsPresident Emerita, Brooklyn Academy of Music
  • Mike KyserAtlantic Records, President of Black Music
  • Rich LehrfeldAmerican Express, SVP Global Brand Marketing and Communications
  • Ken LevitanVector Management, Founder & Co-President
  • David LevyTurner Broadcasting, President
  • Monte LipmanRepublic Records, Chairman & CEO
  • Ben Lovett – Communion Music/Mumford & Sons, Co-Founder & Band Member
  • Michael McDonald – Mick Management, Founder & CEO
  • Bob McLynnCrush Management, Co-Founder
  • Sean McManusCBS Sports, Chairman
  • Sandy MontagThe Montag Group, President & CEO
  • Jarrod MosesUnited Entertainment Group Founder, Chief Executive Officer & President
  • Chris OlivieroCBS Radio, EVP, Programming
  • Joel PeresmanRock and Roll Hall of Fame Foundation, CEO & President
  • Rosie PerezInnovative NY, Actress
  • George PyneBruin Sports Capital, Founder
  • Brendan Ripp – National Geographic, EVP Sales & Partnerships
  • Ryan SchinmanPlatinum Rye Entertainment, CEO
  • Jason Schrift – Jimmy Kimmel Live, Co-Executive Producer
  • Niels SchuurmansViacom Music and Entertainment, EVP, Viacom Velocity Creative Content Solutions
  • Peter ShapiroBrooklyn Bowl, Founder
  • Mark Shimmeldick clark productions, Executive of Talent
  • Rob StevensonRepublic Records, EVP, A&R
  • John VarvatosJohn Varvatos, Founder
  • Charlie WalkRepublic Group, President
  • Blue Williams – Ncredible Entertainment