Executive Vice President, Chief Entertainment Officer
Laurie Jacoby is the Executive Vice President and Chief Entertainment Officer of BSE Global where she oversees programming and marketing for Barclays Center, including the booking of concerts, non-tenant sporting events, family shows, and award shows. Additionally, she is responsible for the development of other premier live events at the venue.
Prior to joining BSE Global, Jacoby spent 22 years with Madison Square Garden Entertainment, where she held the position of Senior Vice President of Concerts and Entertainment. In her more than two decades of experience, she was responsible for hundreds of high-profile concerts and events at Madison Square Garden and Radio City Music Hall. Prior to joining The Garden, Jacoby held various entertainment positions in Washington and Virginia with companies such as Wolf Trap Foundation and One Reel.
Jacoby is a very talented and widely respected leader in the entertainment industry. She is the current Pollstar Award winner for Venue Executive of the Year, an honor she has earned a total of three times. Other accolades include being named to Billboard’s 2019 Women in Music Executive list and 2019 Power 100 List.
An Atlantic Beach, New York-native, Jacoby earned a B.S. in Telecommunications from University of Oregon and currently resides in New York City.