BROOKLYN, NY: The Barclays Center and the NBA's Brooklyn Nets have promoted SVP of communications Barry Baum to CCO. He had served as the New Jersey Nets' comms SVP since December 2010.
Baum, who has worked for the NBA team for seven years, is in charge of business, entertainment, and community communications for the arena and the Nets.
Prior to the Nets, Baum worked at DKC. He was also a sportswriter at the New York Post from 1994 to 2001.