iHeartMedia's John Sykes Named To Madison Square Garden Board
August 6, 2015 at 3:59 AM (PT)
iHEARTMEDIA Pres./Entertainment Enterprises, MTV co-founder, and former INFINITY CEO JOHN SYKES has been named to the Board of Directors of THE MADISON SQUARE GARDEN COMPANY as a new independent Class A director. SYKES is expected to continue on the GARDEN board after it spins off its sports and entertainment business from its media business.
Executive Chairman JIM DOLAN said, "We are very pleased to welcome JOHN to our board. JOHN's significant expertise in building and managing some of the world's most powerful and enduring media brands will add considerable value as we pursue our proposed spin-off and seek to increase shareholder value across all of our businesses."
"I am honored to be joining MSG's board during this exciting time," said SYKES. "I have tremendous respect for JIM and the other board members, and look forward to working with them on the continued evolution and growth of the company."