Mandy Gutmann

Mandy Gutmann

As Vice President of Communications, Mandy Gutmann leads the business communications efforts for BSE Global properties, including Barclays Center, the Brooklyn Nets and their NBA G League team, the Long Island Nets, the New York Islanders business operations, NYCB LIVE, home of the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum, Webster Hall, and LIU Brooklyn Paramount Theatre. 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, and most recently, the re-opening of NYCB LIVE, home of the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on Long Island. Gutmann was hired as Communications Manager in 2012, and has risen through the ranks to her current role, to which she was named in July 2017.

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Vice President, Communications

As Vice President of Communications, Mandy Gutmann leads the business communications efforts for BSE Global properties, including Barclays Center, the Brooklyn Nets and their NBA G League team, the Long Island Nets, the New York Islanders business operations, NYCB LIVE, home of the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum, Webster Hall, and LIU Brooklyn Paramount Theatre. 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, and most recently, the re-opening of NYCB LIVE, home of the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on Long Island. Gutmann was hired as Communications Manager in 2012, and has risen through the ranks to her current role, to which she was named in July 2017.

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 husband, Josh, and son, Caleb.