STAMFORD, Conn., Oct. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Centerplate, the leading hospitality provider to North America's premier sports, convention and entertainment venues, announced today the appointment of veteran sports and entertainment leader Nick Biello to the post of Regional Vice President – Sports. Nick will be based at FedEx Field, home of the Washington Redskins, with responsibility for other East Coast sports and entertainment properties serviced by Centerplate.
Biello, who has more than thirty years of progressive senior-level management experience in the hospitality and retail industries, has a proven track record of strong growth and developing profitability at major corporations, both publicly and privately held. His stand-out milestones in the industry include leading a premier Major League Baseball park to its highest one-day sales record, serving as lead spokesman for the one of the sports hospitality industry's largest companies, and consistently demonstrating command of financial management, strategic planning, and complex deal management.
"We are very excited to welcome Nick to the team," said Chris Verros, COO for Centerplate. "His experience combined with a remarkable entrepreneurial spirit and command of the business fundamentals make him a natural fit for the Centerplate Way of Executing Extraordinary Experiences."
Centerplate crafts and delivers "Craveable Experiences. Raveable Results." in 250 prominent entertainment, sports and convention venues across North America—including 21 performing arts centers. Centerplate has provided services to Art Basel Miami Beach, 15 official U.S. Presidential Inaugural Balls, 12 Super Bowls, 19 World Series, key events for the Democratic and Republican National Conventions, and the largest plated dinner in history at the Alpha Kappa Alpha Centennial Celebration. Visit the company online at www.centerplate.com.