Brian Kenny – Chief Business Development Officer
Brian P. Kenny is a founding member of UGAA, which combines a global educational platform and Learning Management System with Esports gaming at the amateur level. Brian leads business development at UGAA. He is in charge of creating long-term value for the organization from customers, markets, and relationships. UGAA is focused on the empowerment of young people in career readiness, and preparing its participants for leadership roles in community organizations.
Recent projects have included successful engagements in the consumer product, consumer services, and celebrity product development fields to include beverages, specialty food, electronics, candy and snack and industrial security fields.
Mr. Kenny and his associates specialize in the management and development of brands associated with Iconic figures with a successful track record in brands associated with Donald Trump, Maria Sharapova, Wille Nelson, Kid Rock, Paul Newmans, and Dr. Dre.
Skilled in driving value creation, new business development, strategic planning, operations, sales and marketing, including full P&L responsibility for the global markets.
Brian is also a founder and principal of Montauk Ventures which owns and operates a number of iconic properties, and executes large scale events, and marketing partnerships. Montauk Ventures owns and operates the Memory Motel one of the highest volume nightclubs and hotels in the Hamptons, made famous by the Rolling Stones song which bares its name.
He is a graduate of Arizona State University and resides in Fairfield Ct. with his wife Nicole, and two children. He is active in the Annual East Hampton Library Fundraiser “Authors Night”. He has been featured as an Instructor, industry expert, and guest lecturer at NYU School of Professional Studies.