Dennis R. Robinson, President & CEO, New Jersey Sports & Exposition Authority is responsible for managing the Meadowlands Sports Complex consisting of Giants Stadium, IZOD Center, and the Meadowlands Racetrack. In addition, the Sports Authority also manages Monmouth Park Racetrack, site of the 2007 Breeders Cup, the Atlantic City Convention Center, Atlantic City Boardwalk Hall and the Wildwood Convention Center. The Sports Authority is responsible for managing over 600 events and hosts over 7.5 million guests annually. The Sports Authority is also overseeing approximately $4 billion in development projects consisting of a new football stadium, the Xanadu Entertainment & Retail Complex, nine upscale off-track wagering facilities, as well as a state-of-the-art rail spur and terminal.
Prior to returning to the Sports Authority, Mr. Robinson was Senior Vice President, Business and League Operations for the National Basketball Association where he was responsible for various business functions including Administration, Human Resources, and Security as well as assisting in the overall management of League Operations.
Mr. Robinson also served as Assistant Commissioner of the Southwest Athletic Conference as well as Assistant to the Athletic Director at the University of Houston. Mr. Robinson started his career as a Broadcasting Intern for the National Football League.
Mr. Robinson is a graduate of Wesleyan University where he was an All New England and All Conference football player. He also received a Master’s in Sports Management from the University of Massachusetts and an MBA from Harvard. Most importantly, Mr. Robinson is the proud father of three wonderful children.