As Senior Vice President of Partnership Sales & Marketing, Chris Brahe is charged with bringing best-in-class brands into the Nets' family of sponsors, as well as overseeing the relationships with all current sponsors.

Brahe, who joined Brooklyn Nets for the second time in April 2005 as the Vice President of Corporate Sales, started his professional career with the Nets in 1994, and by 1999, held the position of Director of Ticket Sales.

Prior to joining the Nets for his second stint, Brahe had spent the previous six years at NASCAR's corporate marketing headquarters in Manhattan where he sold corporate sponsorships for the league. Brahe's most recent post at NASCAR was as the Director of Industry Marketing, in which he managed all of NASCAR's team sponsorship sales efforts.

A native of New York City, Brahe received his B.S. from Bryant College in Rhode Island. He resides in Manhattan with his wife, Patty, and their two sons, Tyler and Owen.