Evening with Entertainment and Sports Executive Hank Ratner

Join the Frank G. Zarb School of Business for an exclusive conversation with entertainment and sports business executive Hank Ratner on Wednesday, March 25 at 6 pm.

Ratner will share insight into the sports, entertainment, media, and technology industries, where he spent more than three decades holding top executive positions.

Attend and hear about:
- Sports business career paths and pathways to success
- Guiding entertainment businesses of various sizes and stages, including entrepreneurs
- Breaking into sports and entertainment business

Mr. Ratner currently serves as CEO of investment firm and strategic consulting practice Ratner Ventures, which has ownership interests in a broad portfolio of early stage and established global businesses, including ATP tennis tournaments in New York and Atlanta, sports-gaming app company WinView Games, the Longines Masters equestrian series in Paris, Lausanne, Switzerland, and Hong Kong, and the National Lacrosse League’s New York expansion franchise. He is Co-Chairman of the board of Winview, Inc., a Silicon Valley-based sports gaming app that enhances TV sports viewing by allowing fans to compete in in-game contests through its free mobile app that is synchronized with live sporting events. He also sits on the Board of Directors of MSG Networks and GF Sports and Events, and serves as a director of the Garden of Dreams Foundation.

He spent nearly 30 years at Cablevision Systems Corporation and its affiliated companies. During that time, Mr. Ratner served as Vice Chairman of Cablevision, President and CEO of The Madison Square Garden Company, and Chief Operating Officer of AMC Networks where he helped lead each company through unprecedented periods of dynamic and enduring growth.




Wednesday, March 25, 2020



Room 413, The Exchange Room
Business School Building
148 Hofstra University
Hempstead, NY 11549-1480


Ariella Greenbaum

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