Mandy Gutmann

Executive Vice President, Communications
and Community Relations

As Executive Vice President, Communications and Community Relations, Mandy Gutmann leads the business and internal communications, and community relations efforts for BSE Global properties, including Barclays Center, the Brooklyn Nets and their NBA G League team, the Long Island Nets, and their NBA 2K League affiliate, NetsGC. She also manages media relations for concerts, college basketball, boxing, and other special events, encompassing all aspects of corporate, entertainment, community, and crisis communications.

Since joining the company in 2012, Gutmann has played an integral role in the launch of the Brooklyn Nets brand after the team’s move from New Jersey, the grand opening of Barclays Center in 2012, the re-opening of the historic Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on Long Island, and most recently, the re-opening of the iconic music venue, Webster Hall. Gutmann was hired as Communications Manager in 2012, and has risen through the ranks to her current role, to which she was named in August 2021.

After breaking into the sports industry with Women’s Sports Foundation, Gutmann held various public relations positions at Madison Square Garden for more than four years.

Raised in Dayton, Ohio, Gutmann became the owner and operator of “Mandy’s Cool Candies,” a Good Humor Ice Cream truck, at the age of 16. Over the next five years, she became a dominant force in the local ice cream truck scene, acquiring her first taste of business experience.

Gutmann is a graduate of Ithaca College with a B.A. in journalism and sports studies. She resides in Brooklyn with her family.


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