Michael Breit is the Vice Chair - Strategic Relationships, and oversees existing client relationships and the cultivation of new business relationships to help the firm meet its growth goals. He is also Partner-in-Charge of the firm's Sports and Entertainment Group, and a member of the firm's Executive Committee. Prior to joining the firm, Michael was a Partner at a Big 4 accounting firm.
Michael has extensive Securities and Exchange Commission experience and has been involved in the initial public offerings of several premier broadcasters and cable TV operators. He has participated in numerous due diligence efforts relating to the formation of programming ventures and acquisition of sports franchises. Michael has also led cable TV defalcation investigations, serving as an expert witness in several arbitration and litigation matters. In addition, he possesses significant retail experience.
Michael is a frequent guest speaker on sports and entertainment issues on national and regional radio and television programs, including Bloomberg News, WCBS, the YES Network and others.