Press Release: QuintEvents Appoints Evan Bruno as Vice President of NBA Experiences
Quint adds to leadership team, providing further opportunities for hospitality and experiences
Charlotte, NC - (Jan. 17, 2023) – QuintEvents, the industry-leading provider of official ticket, hospitality and travel experiences to many of the world's most prominent sports and entertainment events is pleased to announce the appointment of Evan Bruno as Vice President of NBA Experiences. The NBA and Quint announced a multiyear partnership and the creation of NBA Experiences in July 2022.
As Vice President of NBA Experiences, Bruno is responsible for leading and overseeing the strategy of NBA Experiences partner communications, product marketing, management, and development. Bruno will work directly with the NBA, maximizing the revenue and profitability of NBA Experiences at the league’s marquee events such as NBA All-Star, NBA Summer League, NBA Draft, NBA Combine and the NBA Global Games.
“It is an exciting fit for Evan Bruno to join the team leading our strategy and collaboration with the NBA. We feel his experience and track record of managing key relationships is invaluable to such a strategically significant partnership,” said Brian Ruede, CEO of Quint. “We expect big things from NBA Experiences, and under Evan’s leadership we expect quick and decisive performance.”
Bruno brings over fifteen years of experience in partnerships, sales, marketing, and strategy across the sports industry. Most recently, he was the Head of Strategic Marketing and Partnerships at Drive Shack Inc. overseeing the launch of the Puttery brand, Drive Shack and American Golf portfolio. He previously led partnerships in North and South America for the Fútbol club Paris Saint-Germain, in addition to working with Endeavor in the Global Partnerships division covering large scale properties such New York Fashion Week and the Miami Open.
“I couldn’t be more excited to join the incredible team at Quint in this new and exciting position with such an iconic and global partner as the NBA, working alongside the industry’s top talent,” said Bruno. “I look forward to facilitating our continued partnership with the NBA as I step into this role and cannot wait to see what the future holds for us.”
NBA Experiences is currently offering packages for upcoming NBA events including the NBA Paris Game 2023, NBA All-Star in Salt Lake City, 2023 NBA Draft and 2023 NBA Summer League. For more information on current NBA Experiences offerings, please visit nbaexperiences.com.
For more information on QuintEvents, partners, events and more, please visit www.quintevents.com.
QuintEvents is the industry-leading provider of Official Ticket and Hospitality packages to many of the world's most prominent sports and entertainment events. Based in Charlotte, North Carolina, with offices in six countries, QuintEvents' innovative programs enable those properties to expand fan experiences and corporate client entertainment opportunities in a way that reflects the quality and prestige of those brands.
QuintEvents has a portfolio of 15+ official property partnerships servicing over 90 events including Formula 1®, NBA, Kentucky Derby®, MotoGP™, Chicago Bears, Green Bay Packers, The Open Championship, The Pro Football Hall of Fame, NASCAR Chicago Experiences, Breeders Cup, Belmont Stakes, Barrett-Jackson, and the NHL®.
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