As a Founding Partner of BVP, Drew has more than 20 years of leadership experience developing innovative, successful revenue programs and new business ventures to generate hundreds of millions of dollars in the entertainment/sports and media industries.
Previously, Drew was Senior Vice President of Brand Ventures at WME-IMG, Chief Marketing and Revenue Officer for the Breeders’ Cup, President of Simon Brand Ventures, and VP Business Development for Madison Square Garden, The Coca-Cola Company, the Baltimore Orioles, and the New York Mets. Drew’s franchises broke attendance and revenue records and achieved industry recognition for innovation.
His noted groundbreaking accomplishments include establishing a new profit center revenue model for the commercial real estate industry and a new model for athletes becoming business owners, and the creation of sports as entertainment business ventures (e.g., MTV Rock n’ Jock, and the entertainment/sports industry’s first-ever interactive FanFest for Major League Baseball and The Coca-Cola Company). He has been featured in media including CNN, CNBC, ABC News, New York Times, NY Post, Business Week, Sports Illustrated, Sports Business Journal, and Boston Globe.
Drew lives in New Jersey and loves spending time with his family. An outdoorsman, he enjoys time at the beach and playing tennis. Always incessantly curious, Drew takes great joy in learning and experiencing new things. He is a passionate sports fan with the Giants and Mets as his favorite teams.