Fenway Sports Management announces key promotions within leadership team

BOSTON (November 5, 2015) - Fenway Sports Management (FSM),a leading sports and entertainment marketing agency that advises elite properties, athletes, and brands, today announced a number of key promotions within its leadership team.

  • Mark Lev will serve as Managing Director, and assume day-to-day responsibility for the strategic direction and growth of the company and all its business units
  • Kelly Kaufman was named Senior Vice President, Business Operations/Chief Financial Officer, responsible for finance and business operations and administration
  • Frank Huckabone will extend his role as Executive Vice President/Chief Revenue Officer with expanded responsibility for sales strategy, global revenue growth and optimization, and new business development
  • John Clark will extend his role as Senior Vice President of Sales & Operations and assume additional responsibility for sales team operations, management, and professional development
  • BriAnne Newman was promoted to Vice President of Consulting & Events, and will assume responsibly for FSM's Consulting and Events practice

"As I move into my new role at the Red Sox, I am thrilled to turn over the day-to-day responsibility of running FSM to Mark Lev," said Red Sox and FSM President Sam Kennedy. "Mark has been with FSM since we opened our doors, and has helped build this business into what it is today. There is no better person to lead this team as we move forward."

"We have assembled an immensely skilled team at FSM," said FSM Managing Director Mark Lev. "These promotions and the expanded scope of responsibilities that Kelly, Frank, John, and Bri will assume, are testament to their abilities, the tremendous impact they have had on our organization, and the value they continually deliver to the agency and our clients."

FSM serves as the sponsorship sales arm for Fenway Sports Group's prestigious sports portfolio: the Boston Red Sox, Liverpool Football Club, New England Sports Network (NESN), Roush Fenway Racing and Pawtucket Red Sox. FSM is the exclusive marketing agency for LeBron James through a strategic partnership with LRMR; provides exclusive sales and representation services to premier sports and entertainment properties; and offers marketing consulting and event management services to major consumer brands.

About FSM

A wholly owned subsidiary of Fenway Sports Group, Fenway Sports Management (FSM) is a leading sports and entertainment marketing agency that advises elite properties, athletes, and brands. FSM serves as the sponsorship sales arm for Fenway Sports Group's prestigious sports portfolio: the Boston Red Sox, Liverpool Football Club, New England Sports Network (NESN), Roush Fenway Racing and the Pawtucket Red Sox. FSM is also the exclusive marketing agency for LeBron James through a strategic partnership with LRMR. Additionally, FSM provides consulting and event management services to blue chip consumer brands and sports properties. For more information, visit www.fenwaysportsmanagement.com.