Neil Glat will be one of our independent directors as of the effective date of the registration statement of which this prospectus forms a part. Mr. Glat has previously been the President of the New York Jets and a senior executive at the National Football League where he oversaw corporate development and strategy, in addition to having top-tier experience in management consulting at McKinsey & Company and investment banking at Dillon, Read & Co.
Mr. Glat is currently on the Board of ASM Global, a privately-held company which is the world’s largest stadium, arena, convention center, theater, and venue management company and which was formed by the recent merger of SMG and AEG Facilities. In addition, Mr. Glat serves on many philanthropic boards.
Mr. Glat is an impact-oriented, results-driven operating and strategic executive with extensive experience in sports, entertainment, media, and hospitality. During his more than 25 years in combined tenures at the New York Jets, the National Football League, and professional service firms, Mr. Glat has consistently focused on, among other things, driving revenue growth, increasing consumer engagement, identifying new businesses, encouraging innovation, developing forward-looking strategies, and executing strategic transactions and deals.
Mr Glat received his formal education at the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania (BS in Economics with a concentration in Finance) and Harvard Law School (JD). Mr. Glat is well qualified to serve as a director due to his extensive experience as an executive in extremely high-profile businesses, at professional services firms, and on private company and philanthropic boards.