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Keith Sheldon

Keith Sheldon

As Executive Vice President of Programming & Development for BSE Global, Keith Sheldon oversees the development of content opportunities and the booking of concerts, sporting events, family shows and special events for Barclays Center. He previously played an integral role in the planning, development and programming of NYCB Live, home of the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum and Webster Hall.

Since joining BSE as Vice President in 2014, Sheldon has increased Barclays Center’s booking volume year-over-year and has delivered premium live content such as concerts from Bruce Springsteen, Barbra Streisand, JAY-Z, Ed Sheeran, Madonna, and Justin Bieber, and marquee sporting events such as NCAA tournament games, the ACC Men’s College Basketball Tournament, Premier Boxing Champions, UFC PPV fights and WWE SummerSlam.

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Executive Vice President, Programming & Development

As Executive Vice President of Programming & Development for BSE Global, Keith Sheldon oversees the development of content opportunities and the booking of concerts, sporting events, family shows and special events for Barclays Center. He previously played an integral role in the planning, development and programming of NYCB Live, home of the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum and Webster Hall.

Since joining BSE as Vice President in 2014, Sheldon has increased Barclays Center’s booking volume year-over-year and has delivered premium live content such as concerts from Bruce Springsteen, Barbra Streisand, JAY-Z, Ed Sheeran, Madonna, and Justin Bieber, and marquee sporting events such as NCAA tournament games, the ACC Men’s College Basketball Tournament, Premier Boxing Champions, UFC PPV fights and WWE SummerSlam.

Under Sheldon’s leadership, BSE venues have been ranked among the top 10 venues worldwide and top three domestically in their respective categories by premier industry publications. Sheldon was named to Billboard Magazine’s 40 Under 40 in 2016, and was a finalist for Pollstar’s Venue Executive of the Year in 2017 and 2018.

Prior to joining BSE, Sheldon worked for AEG Facilities in a variety of roles, serving as Director of Events at KFC Yum! CENTER in Louisville, KY and Director of Business Affairs and Programming at XL Center in Hartford, CT.

Sheldon graduated from Bucknell University with a B.S. in Business Management and received his law degree from Brooklyn Law School. Originally from Sudbury, MA, he currently lives in Brooklyn with his wife, Sally, and their three children.