Company Overview of National Basketball Association, Inc.
National Basketball Association, Inc. owns and operates professional men's basketball sports league in the United States. It features 29 teams, including two Canadian clubs. National Basketball Association, Inc. was formerly known as Basketball Association of America, Inc. and changed its name to National Basketball Association, Inc. in 1949. The company was founded in 1946 and is based in New York, New York.
645 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10022
Founded in 1946
Key Executives for National Basketball Association, Inc.
Executive Vice President of Finance
Chief Operating Officer and Deputy Commissioner
President of League & Basketball Operations
President of Global Marketing Partnerships & International Business Operations
President of Women’s National Basketball Association
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.
National Basketball Association, Inc. Key Developments
The National Basketball Association Appoints Yannick Colaco as MD, India
Feb 19 13
The National Basketball Association has got the ex-COO (Chief Operating Officer) of Nimbus Sport, Yannick Colaco, as the managing director of its India operations. Based out of Mumbai, he will be responsible for managing the India office of the sports association and will oversee the entire league's business and basketball development in the country. Colaco will report to NBA president, International, Heidi Ueberroth. Prior to taking up the new role, Colaco was associated with Nimbus Sports as its COO. He has been working with Nibus Sports since 2002 and in 2009 he was elevated to the post of COO. During his tenure with the media company he has handled various sports properties for the organisation. He has also worked with IMG, where he worked on a number of prominent event properties including India's first ATP Tour Event, Asian PGA Tour Events and the Indian Fashion Week. Responsible for the growth of the NBA in India, Colaco will work on further strengthening the league's efforts to grow participation in basketball in partnership with the Basketball Federation of India. An avid basketball player himself, having played basketball at the national university level, he will work with the league's media, marketing and merchandising partners to make the NBA more accessible to the sports lovers in the country. He will also play an active role in increasing NBA's social media presence here.
National Basketball Association Names Jason Cahilly as CFO and Vice President of Strategy
Jan 8 13
The National Basketball Association tapped former Goldman Sachs Group Inc. partner Jason Cahilly to serve as its CFO and vice president of strategy. Cahilly, who spent 12 years in Goldman Sachs, was most recently a partner and global co-head of media and telecommunications within Goldman's investment banking unit. He reportedly succeeds Carol Sawdye, who left the league to become the CFO of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP.
Ogmento, Inc. Signs Multi-Year Mobile Game Extension with National Basketball Association
Nov 2 12
Ogmento, Inc. announced that it has entered into a multi-year extension with the National Basketball Association (NBA) of its licensing deal for the critically acclaimed and game franchise, NBA: King of the Court. NBA: King of the Court 2 is launching on iOS and Android devices, and will feature major upgrades including a new single player mode, interactive courts, and extensive customization features. NBA: King of the Court 2 continues to embrace and improve upon the popular multiplayer mode from the original game. Players will find virtual courts placed in real world locations found on their in-game map. Once players are the "king" of a local court, they can compete on the tiered multiplayer Royal Court ladder system that allows gamers to rule the court at every level city, state, country, and eventually the world.
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