Joshua Pruss

Joshua Pruss

Joshua Pruss is the Senior Vice President of Global Partnerships for BSE Global. He is responsible for the oversight and strategy development of sponsorship sales and marketing for corporate partners of Barclays Center; the Brooklyn Nets and their G League team, the Long Island Nets; the New York Islanders; and NYCB LIVE, home of the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum.

Pruss, who joined the organization in 2008, previously served as Senior Vice President of Partnership Marketing. He was an integral part of the grand opening of Barclays Center in September 2012, as well as the relocation of the Nets from New Jersey to Brooklyn. Throughout the transition, Pruss oversaw the sponsorship effort culminating in Barclays Center’s elite group of founding partners, including American Honda Motor Co., Inc., American Express, Calvin Klein, EmblemHealth, GEICO, JetBlue, MetroPCS, Stolichnaya, Ticketmaster, and Barclays, the venue’s naming rights partner. He was also instrumental in the strategy development for the roster of New York Islanders corporate partners when the team moved to Brooklyn in 2015.

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Senior Vice President, Global Partnerships

Joshua Pruss is the Senior Vice President of Global Partnerships for BSE Global. He is responsible for the oversight and strategy development of sponsorship sales and marketing for corporate partners of Barclays Center; the Brooklyn Nets and their G League team, the Long Island Nets; the New York Islanders; and NYCB LIVE, home of the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum.

Pruss, who joined the organization in 2008, previously served as Senior Vice President of Partnership Marketing. He was an integral part of the grand opening of Barclays Center in September 2012, as well as the relocation of the Nets from New Jersey to Brooklyn. Throughout the transition, Pruss oversaw the sponsorship effort culminating in Barclays Center’s elite group of founding partners, including American Honda Motor Co., Inc., American Express, Calvin Klein, EmblemHealth, GEICO, JetBlue, MetroPCS, Stolichnaya, Ticketmaster, and Barclays, the venue’s naming rights partner. He was also instrumental in the strategy development for the roster of New York Islanders corporate partners when the team moved to Brooklyn in 2015.

Prior to BSE, Pruss was an Account Director at Civic Entertainment Group, an award-winning marketing firm in New York City. Pruss began his career at ProServ, a Washington D.C.-based sports management agency. There, he worked on the Corporate Consulting team, which eventually became part of SFX Sports, a full-service sports management company.

His career highlights include managing National Football League partnership activations for Staples and HERSHEY’S, developing the marketing concept and activation platform for CNN at the Republican National Convention in NYC, and producing NCAA Championship Opening Ceremonies across several sports.

A native of New Milford, CT, Pruss graduated from the University of Delaware and currently resides in Chatham, NJ with his wife Brittney and their three children.