As of October 2014

Madison Square Garden
Two Pennsylvania Plaza
New York, NY, 10121-0091
Business: (212) 465-6471
Ticket Information: (877) NYK-DUNK
2014-15 NYK MEDIA GUIDE

Team Executive Management


Executive
Chairman, The Madison Square Garden Company & NBA
Governor
  James L.
Dolan
President
& Chief Executive Officer, The Madison Square
Garden Company
  Tad
Smith
President, New York Knicks & NBA Alternate Governor   Phil
Jackson
Executive Vice President,
Marketing MSG Sports

 

  Michael
Guth
Executive Vice President,
Tickets, Clubs & Corporate
Hospitality

 

  Howard
Jacobs
Senior Vice
President, Marketing
  Brian
Grossman
Senior Vice
President, Legal & Business Affairs – Sports
Operations
  John
Master
Senior Vice
President, Sports Team Operations
  Mark
Piazza
Deputy
General Counsel & Senior Vice President, Legal and
Business Affairs Team Operations
  Marc
Schoenfeld
Senior Vice
President, Finance & Controller
  Michael
Whitehead

Madison Square Garden Executive Management

Vice
Chairman, The Madison Square Garden Company & NBA
Alternate Governor
  Hank J.
Ratner
President,
Productions & Live Entertainment
  David
Goodman
Executive Vice President, General Counsel &
Secretary
  Lawrence J. Burian
Executive
Vice President & Chief Financial Officer
  Sean
Creamer
Executive Vice President, Marketing
Partnerships
  Ron
Skotarczak
Executive Vice President, Communications &
Administration
  Barry
Watkins
Senior Vice
President, Human Resources
  Lisa
Nadler

Basketball Staff

Head
Coach
  Derek
Fisher
Associate
Head Coach
  Kurt
Rambis
Assistant
Coaches
  James
Cleamons
, Brian
Keefe
, Rasheed
Hazzard
Assistant
Coach, Player Development
  Joshua
Longstaff
Advance
Scouts
  Matt
Harding,
Scott
Simpson
Video
Coordinator
  Patrick
Licursi
Assistant
Video Coordinator
  Steve
Senior
Equipment
Manager
  Mike
Martinez

Basketball Operations

General
Manager & NBA Alternate Governor
  Steve
Mills
Assistant
General Manager/GM, Westchester Knicks
  Allan
Houston
Basketball
Advisor
  Clarence
Gaines Jr.
Vice
President, Player Development, Marketing and Team
Operations
  Chris
Bernard
Vice
President, Basketball Operations
  Jamie
Mathews
Director,
Security
  John
Donohue
Director,
Basketball Operations
  John
Gabriel
Director, Pro
Player Personnel
  Mark
Hughes
Directors,
Player Relations
  Jeannette
Kew, Asani Swann
Director,
Scouting and Administration
  Kristian
Petesic
Director,
Data Analytics & Pro Scout
  Mike
Smith
Director of
Operations, MSG Training Center
  Miguel
Vazquez
Director,
Player Personnel
  Mark
Warkentien
Scouts   Walker D.
Russell, Kevin Wilson, Ben Jobe
Manager,
Player Security
  Max
Cayard
Manager,
Building Operations, MSG Training Center
  Steven
Kaminski
Coordinator, Basketball
Operations
  Brett
Fuller
Coordinator,
Player Development
  Chris
Brickley, Damon Jones
Executive
Administrative Assistant
  Dianela
Correia
Senior
Administrative Assistant
  Lauren
Cochrane
Executive
Chauffeur
  Bill
Kalish
Executive
Protection Chauffeur
  Martin
Kuhl

Sports Team Operations

Vice
President, Sports Team Operations
  Jason
Vogel
Manager,
Sports Team Operations
  Caroline
Giglio
Manager,
Sports Team Operations
  Brian
Wendth

 

Medical Staff


Chief
Medical Officer and Senior Vice President of Player
Care, MSG Sports
  Dr.
Lisa Callahan
Team
Orthopedist
 
Dr. Answorth Allen
Head
Athletic Trainer
  Roger
Hinds
Associate
Athletic Trainer
  Anthony
Goenaga
Director,
Conditioning & Fitness
  Andy
Barr
Strength
& Conditioning Coach
  Mubarak
Malik
Physical
Therapist & Assistant Athletic Trainer
 
Erwin Benedict Valencia

Public Relations

Vice
President, Public Relations
  Jonathan
Supranowitz
Vice
President, Communications, MSG Sports
  Carmine
Tiso
Director,
Media Relations
  Gregg
Schwartz
Director,
Sports Team Publicity
  Ryan
Watson
Manager,
Media Relations
  Derek
Lapinski
Coordinator, Media Relations   Shakeemah Simmons
Team
Historian & Writer
  Dennis
D'Agostino

Marketing

Coordinator, Programs &
Retention
  Dueany Almanzar
Art
Director
  Michelle
Cruz

Marketing Operations

Vice President,  Marketing Operations,
MSG
  Jeanie Baumgartner
Managers,
Marketing Operations, MSG
  Shelly
Calem, Stephanie Kwok
Coordinator, Marketing Operations,
MSG
  Christelle Durand

Event Presentation

Vice
President, Event Presentation
  Shawn
Bennett
Manager
Entertainment & Event Presentation
  Kristina
Cella
Manager
Dance & Performance Teams
  Melissa
Unterstein
Music
Director
  Ray
Castoldi
Video
Production Assistant
  Daniel
Ferreira
Public
Address Announcer
  Mike
Walczewski

Fan Development & Community Relations

Vice
President, Field Marketing & Fan
Development
  Dan
Gladstone
Director, Community Relations   Artie Bayes
Alumi
Relations & Fan Development Advisor
  John
Starks
Basketball & Business Operations
Representative
  Larry
Johnson
CR
Representative & Director, Special
Projects
  Cal
Ramsey
Director,
Field Marketing & Fan Development
  Brendan
Callahan
Manager, Community Relations   Gianna
Smith
Manager, Field
Marketing 
  Chris Jean
Manager, Fan
Development New York Knicks, Player Development
Westchester Knicks
  Troy Bowers
Community
Ambassador
  Kym
Hampton

Digital



Vice President,  Digital   Vicki Shapiro
Director,
Digital
  Ben
Couch
Manager, Content
Producer
  Jonah Ballow
Digital
Specialist
  Charlie
Widdoes
Manager, Digital
Video Production
  Thomas Zweibel

MSG Photo Services

Official
Photographer of Madison Square Garden
  George
Kalinsky
Vice
President, MSG Photo Services
  Rebecca
Taylor
Manager,
MSG Photo Services
  Kevin
McMahon
Editor,
MSG Photo Services
  Carly
Boyle

Finance


Vice
President, Finance
  Joseph
Loomis
Staff
Accountant
  Amanda
Yan

Legal & Business Affairs

Vice
President, Legal & Business Affairs, Team &
Sports Operations
  Jamaal
Lesane
Vice
President, Legal & Business Affairs, Sports
Operations
  Christina
Song
Manager,
Contracts Administration
  Kimberlie
LaSalle
Senior
Administrative Assistants
  Maria
Roubos, Mary Vukas

Human Resources

Vice
President, Human Resources, MSG Sports
  Kamilah Mitchell-Thomas
Director, Human Resources, MSG Sports   Brad
Kogut

Ticket Sales, Service, Retention & Operations




Vice
President, Subscription Sales &
Ticket Operations
  Bill
Goldstein
Vice
President, Sales Planning & Analytics, MSG
Sports
  Andy
Rentmeester
Vice
President, Ticket Sales, MSG Sports
  Adam
Campbell
Vice
President, Service & Retention
  Courtney
Jeffries
Director,
New Sales & Campaign Planning
  Mark
Gallego
Manager,
Service & Retention
  Joel
DeCastro
Manager,
Ticket Sales Operations
  Stephen Cerasoli
Manager,
New Business, Teams
  Keith
Doran
Premium
Experience Specialists
  Tyson
Christensen, Brittany Fantozzi
Client
Relationships Specialists
  Abigail Kruger, Melissa
Owumi, Julius Scott, Daniel Smith, Douglas
Wislinski
Senior
Account Executive
  Sari
Brandwine
Account
Executives, Season Subscriptions
  Jeffrey
Altimar, Kevin Becker, Cole Gargione, Scott Minor,
Daniel Shagawat
Account
Coordinators
  Michael
Rucker, Elizabeth Johnston
Account
Executives, Group Sales
  Matt
Fields, Stephanie Webber
Group Sales Specialists   Chris Farnkopf, Mike Kitlas, Cameron Nichols, Brittany Ramos, Philip
Valente
Coordinator Group Sales & Campaign
Integration
  Jane
Stanton
Coordinator, Individual Sales   Eric
Handler
Administrative Assistant   Joe
Hayward

Marketing Partnerships – Account Management

Senior
Vice President, Account Management
  Justin
Johnson
Vice
Presidents, Account Planning
  Lisa
Aulebach, Thomas Cerasoli, Kristopher Elvgren,
Andrew Karson
Vice
President, Activation & Development
  John
Alfano
Directors, Account Planning   Andrew
Berkowitz, David DiLello, Catie Fenzel, Bryan
Miranda, Maggie Rowan
Directors, Account Activation   Julie Hamm, Mike Verna
Managers,
Account Planning
  Ronald
Beach Jr., Jennifer Crawford, Dylan Kramer, Steven
Olwell, David Rothstein
Managers,
Account Activation
  Stephen
Smyth, Don Gregory, Zach Lazare
Manager, Partnership
Activation/Development
  Randi Kraemer
Coordinator, Account
Management
  Kevin Delledonne
Coordinator, Account
Activation
  Joseph Monte

Corporate Hospitality

Vice President, Suites & Hospitality
Sales

 

Patrick Jones

Vice President, Corporate Hospitality
Services

 

Dashawnda Brown

Director, Corporate Hospitality Service

 

Hope Newman

Director, Forecast and Analytics

 

Matthew Synakowski

Manager, Corporate Hospitality
Rentals
  Melinda
Churchville

Director, Corprate Hospitality Sales

 

Scott McGinn

Managers, Corporate Hospitality
Sales
  Ken Lisi,
Terry Tsouratakis
Account
Coordinators,Corporate Hospitality
  Julia
Lavelle, Jacqueline Malleo, Brian Murphy, Jillian
Vaccaro, Clara Lilley
Senior
Administrative Assistant
  Katrina
Schaefer

Marketing Partnerships - Business Solutions

Senior
Vice President, Business Solutions
  Evan
Frankel
Vice President, Integrated Sales Strategy   Lauren Stangel
Vice
President, Business Solutions
  Branden
Templeton
Manager,
Platform Development
  Nicole
Marinake
Manager,
Integrated Sales Strategy
  Matthew
Ungaro
Coordinators, Creative Services   Alexandra
Faccas, Rayna Mengel

Marketing Partnerships - Sales

Senior Vice
President, Team Sales
  Mark
Lehr
Vice
President, Sports & Entertainment Sales
  Amos
Varon
Vice
President, Business Operations
  Laura
Lash
Senior
Director, Team Sales
  Bill
Smith
Directors, Team Sales   TJ Ciro,
Dave Decina, Shannon Fox, Joseph Grippo, Kate
Pratt
Directors, Sports & Entertainment Sales   Susan
Hamlin, Peter Joseph
Manager,
Team Sales
  Garrett
Dolgon
Manager,
Sports & Entertainment Sales
  Sean
Finley
Managers,
Sales Operations
  Marysa
Cole, Joshua Jacoby
Coordinators, Team Sales   Christina Milano, Janan Morgul
Coordinator, Sports & Entertainment Sales   Ryan
Redler
Senior
Administrative Assistant
  Morgan
Fischer, Kaitlin Lannon

Broadcast Information

Radio: : ESPN Radio 98.7 FM   Mike
Crispino, Brendan Brown
SAP   Alfredo
Bejar, Juan Antonio Cains, Clemson Smith-Muniz
Television: MSG   Mike
Breen, Walt Frazier

Team Information

Website   nyknicks.com
Arena   Madison Square Garden (19,812)
First
Knicks game in Arena
  Feb. 14,
1968