Current as of February 2016

Madison Square Garden
Two Pennsylvania Plaza
New York, NY, 10121-0091

Business: (212) 465-6471
Ticket Information: (877) NYK-DUNK

2015-16 NYK MEDIA GUIDE

Team Executive Management

Executive
Chairman, The Madison Square Garden Company & NBA
Governor
  James L.
Dolan
President and Chief Executive Officer, The Madison Square Garden Company   David O'Connor
President, New York Knicks & NBA Alternate Governor   Phil
Jackson
General
Manager & NBA Alternate Governor
  Steve
Mills

Madison Square Garden Executive Management

Vice Chairman   Gregg Seibert
Executive Vice President, General Counsel &
Secretary
  Lawrence J. Burian
Chief Financial Officer   Donna Coleman
Executive Vice President,
Chief Marketing Officer
  Sharon Otterman
Chief
Medical Officer and Senior Vice President of Player
Care, MSG Sports
  Dr.
Lisa Callahan
Executive Vice President, Sports Properties   Joel Fisher
Executive Vice President, Corporate Development & Strategy   Andrew Lustgarten
Executive Vice President, Marketing
Partnerships
  Ron
Skotarczak
Executive Vice President, Communications &
Administration
  Barry
Watkins
Executive Vice President & Chief Communications Officer   Sandy Kapell
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 & Executive Producer
  Marc
Bauman
Senior Vice President & General Manager, MSG Arena   Alex Diaz

Basketball Staff

Interim 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
Player Development Associate   Dave Bliss
Equipment
Manager
  Mike
Martinez

Basketball Operations

Assistant
General Manager/GM, Westchester Knicks
  Allan
Houston
Vice President, Player Personnel   Clarence
Gaines Jr.
Vice
President, Player Development, Marketing and Team
Operations
  Chris Bernard
Vice
President, Basketball Operations
  Jamie Mathews
Director,
Security
  John
Donohue
Director, Sports Technology   Richard Dry
Director,
Basketball Operations
  John
Gabriel
Director, Scouting - West   Mark
Hughes
Director
Player Relations
  Asani Swann
Director,
Scouting and Administration
  Kristian
Petesic
Director,
Scouting - Central
  Walker D. Russell
Director,
Data Analytics & Pro Scout
  Mike
Smith
Director of
Operations, MSG Training Center
  Miguel
Vazquez
Director,
Player Personnel
  Mark
Warkentien
Scouts   Kevin Wilson, Ben Jobe
Manager, Basketball Operations   Brett Fuller
Manager,
Building Operations, MSG Training Center
  Steven
Kaminski
Manager,
Player Relations
  Rebecca Alvy
Coordinator,
Player Development
  Chris
Brickley
Executive
Administrative Assistants
  Lauren
Cochrane, Dianela Correia
Executive
Protection Chauffeur
  Austin Crimmins, Martin
Kuhl
Associate Network Engineer   Anniel Calderon

Sports Team Operations

Vice
President, Sports Team Operations
  Jason
Vogel
Director, MSG Sports Travel   Sharon Toledo
Manager,
Sports Team Operations
  Caroline
Giglio, Brian Wendth

 

Medical Staff

Chief Medical Officer & Senior Vice President of Player Care, MSG Sports   Dr.
Lisa Callahan
Team
Orthopedist
 
Dr. Answorth Allen
Director, Training & Conditioning   Erwin Benedict Valencia
Head
Athletic Trainer
  Roger
Hinds
Associate
Athletic Trainer
  Anthony
Goenaga
Director,
Performance
  Mubarak
Malik
Team Sports Dietitian   Erika Whitman
Performance Analyst   Shimon Ishikawa
Executive Administrative Assistant   Karen Wynn

Public Relations

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

Marketing

Art
Directors
  Tarek Awad, Javier Jorge
Senior Administrative Assistant   Maurissa Jennings
Director, Creative Services   Ellen Courtney
Marketing Coordinator   Morgan Bass Roper

Marketing Operations

Vice President,  Marketing Operations,
MSG
  Jeanie Baumgartner
Manager, Marketing Operations (Teams Integrated Marketing)
  Christelle Durand

Event Presentation

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

Fan Development & Community Relations

Vice
President, Fan Development & Community Relations
  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

Digital

Director, Digital   Jonah Ballow
Manager, Digital Content   Charlie
Widdoes
Manager, Digital
Video Production
  Thomas Zweibel
Coordinator, Digital Platforms   Emily Kukella

MSG Photo Services

Official
Photographer of Madison Square Garden
  George
Kalinsky
Vice
President, MSG Photo Services
  Rebecca
Taylor
Editor, MSG Photo Services   Carly Boye
Coordinator, MSG Photo Services   Emma Lomax-Cohen

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

Director, Human Resources, MSG Sports   Brad
Kogut
Senior Human Resources Representative, MSG Sports   Lara Sharawi
HR Recruiter, MSG Sports   Matthew Resnick

Ticket Sales, Service, Retention & Operations

Senior Vice President, Sales Planning & Analytics, MSG Sports   Andy
Rentmeester
Vice
President, Subscription Sales &
Ticket Operations
  Bill
Goldstein
Vice
President, Service & Retention
  Courtney
Jeffries
Vice President, Revenue Planning & Analytics   Matt Synakowski
Vice President, Sales Strategy & Planning   Jessica Tuttle
Director,
New Sales & Campaign Planning
  Mark
Gallego
Director, CRM   Curran Raclin Jr.
Director,
Ticket Sales Operations
  Stephen Cerasoli
Director,
New Business
  Brendan Long
Manager,
Service & Retention
  Joel
DeCastro
Manager,
Revenue Planning & Analytics
  Eric Handler
Manager, Ticket Sales Operations   Michael Rucker
Manager,
New Business, Teams
  Dan Shagawat
Premium
Experience Specialists
  Brittany Fantozzi
Client
Relationships Specialists
  Gabby Barbera, Julius Scott, Morgan Taylor, Douglas
Wislinski, Marianne Beeler, Patrick Meany
Senior
Account Executive, Subscription Sales
  Sari
Brandwine
Account
Executives, Subscriptions Sales
  Ryan Byors, Matthew Cohn, Jeff Rezach, Cole Schlesigner, Andrew Steedman, Phil Valente
Account Executives, Group Sales   Genesis Botero, Mike Kitlas
Group Sales Specialists   Alexandra Aldrich, Cara Chernow, Evan Doyle, Carly Grimaudo, Kyle Heiden, Timothy Holder, Nicholas Palumbo
Manager, Service & Retention   Jane Stanton
Group Sales Representatives   Jessica Afriyie, David Agyei, Caitlin Allison, Robert Elman, Stephen Graf, Awab Habib, Quincy McKean, Debra Melamed, Casey O'Neil, Thomas Padula, Nicholas Palumbo, Adam Squinto, Victoria Ontiveros, Austin Scherling
Coordinator, Group Sales & Campaign
Integration
  Mahnee Nah
Senior Administrative Assistant   Lauren Stempel
Administrative Assistant   Joe
Hayward

Corporate Hospitality

Vice President, Corporate Hospitality
Service
  Dashawnda Brown
Vice President, Corporate Hospitality Strategy & Business Integration   Dan Rosenthal
Director, Premium Account Service   Dan Asip
Manager, Corporate Hospitality
Rentals
  Melinda
Churchville
Managers, Corporate Hospitality
Sales
  Kevin Becker, Chris Farnkopf
Account
Senior Manager, Corporate Hospitality Service
  Brian Murphy
Premium Account Manager   Haley Appelbaum, Clara Lilley, Chelsea White
Senior Administrative Assistant   Katrina Schaefer

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, David Rothstein
Directors, Account Activation   Julie Hamm, Mike Verna
Managers,
Account Planning
  Ronald
Beach Jr., Dylan Kramer, Steven
Olwell, Stephen Smyth
Managers,
Account Activation
  Don Gregory, Zach Lazare
Coordinator, Account
Management
  Megan Fry
Coordinator, Account
Activation
  Jimmy Brennan, Matthew Heineman
Coordinator Account Management   Megan Fry
Coordinator Account Planning   Katty Villapando, Michael D'Accordo

Marketing Partnerships - Business Solutions

Senior
Vice President, Business Solutions
  Evan
Frankel
Vice
President, Business Solutions
  Branden
Templeton
Director,
Business Solutions
  Nicole
Marinake
Director, Marketing Solutions Network/Interactive   Douglas Forster
Manager Integrated Sales Strategy   Matthew Ungaro
Designers, Business Solutions   Alexandra Faccas
Manager, Business Solutions   Robin Shapiro
Manager, Program Development & Solutions   Linsey Manket
Coordinator, Program Development & Solutions   Danielle Sorkin
Coordinator Business Solutions   Claire Kaido
Junior Designers, Business Solutions   Zuly Beltre, Marissa Pane

Marketing Partnerships - Sports & Entertainment Sales

Senior Vice
President, Sports & Entertainment Sales
  Amos Varon
Senior Director, Sports & Entertainment Sales   Eric Eways
Directors, Sports & Entertainment Sales   Susan Hamlin, Peter Joseph, Corey Norkin
Manager, Sports & Entertainment Sales   Sean Finley, Ryan Redler
Manager, Sales Operations   Marysa Cole
Coordinators, Sports & Entertainment Sales   Roxana Ruiz-Freytes, Christian Sbily

Marketing Partnerships - Sales

Senior Vice President, Team Sales   Mike Lehr
Vice President, Team Sales   Bill Smith
Directors, Team Sales   Lisa Coghlan, Dave Decina, Joseph Grippo, Kate Pratt
Director, Outdoor Sales   Nicholas Sizer
Director, Strategic Accounts   Shannon Fox
Managers, Team Sales   Garrett Dolgon, Christina Milano
Coordinators, Team Sales   Janan Morgul, Ryan Nowack
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