Former Mets Exec To Head MSG Sports

NEW YORK (AP) _ Former Mets executive Dave Howard has been hired as president of MSG Sports, and will run business operations for the New York Knicks, Rangers, Liberty and the Connecticut Whale of the American Hockey League.

Howard, who spent more than 20 years working for the Mets and Major League Baseball, will assume his role with The Madison Square Garden Company on April 9. MSG President and CEO Hank Ratner announced the hiring Monday, calling Howard “one of New York’s premier sports executives for over two decades.”

As president of MSG Sports, Howard will be responsible for managing the organization’s strategic plan, budgets and forecasting, as well as overseeing the marketing and game presentations of the Knicks, Rangers and Liberty. He will also manage other sporting events at the Garden.

(© Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

Comments

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From CBS Connecticut

At The Box Office
Ski Card

Listen Live