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Chris Barney

SVP, Ticketing, Utah Jazz & Larry H. Miller Sports & Entertainment

As Vice President of Ticketing, Chris is responsible for all of the ticket sales and service activities for the Utah Jazz.  He started with Larry H. Miller Sports & Entertainment in September of 2007.  In his 10 years with the company his responsibilities have stretched across both the Corporate Partnership and Ticketing departments.  As part of his current responsibilities Chris recently served on the Renovation Committee for Vivint Smart Home Arena, the home of the Utah Jazz.

Chris and his wife Julianna reside in Farmington, Utah, and are parents of one son and three daughters.  In their free time they enjoy traveling, going to University of Utah Football games, and watching their children participate in any and all activities.

Tuesday, June 19

The Changing Premium Market: Creating Interactive Spaces That Enhance the Game Day Experience

Millennials are looking for a social and engaging environment to watch a live game. To capitalize on this trend, venues are looking to create fan-friendly communal spaces that include unique vantage points near the action, themed social spaces, premium tailgating experiences and high-end areas. Hear how these individuals are reinventing the game-day experience and increasing engagement by providing interactive areas.

Chris Barney, SVP, Ticketing, Utah Jazz & Larry H. Miller Sports & Entertainment
Corey Breton, Executive Vice President, Sales, Los Angeles Football Club
Kyle Brunson, Senior Vice President, Ticket Sales & Service, Atlanta Hawks & Philips Arena
Adam Stover, Principal & Director, Populous Design Build
Moderator: Terry Lefton, Staff Writer, Sports Business Journal / Daily