As Senior Vice President, Global Media Distribution & Business Affairs for NBA Entertainment (NBAE), David Denenberg is responsible for negotiating agreements and helping manage relationships relating to all facets of NBAE’s domestic and international media business, including television, film, radio, music, digital media, photography and talent. Denenberg also negotiates distribution and affiliation agreements relating to NBA TV and NBA LEAGUE PASS, and frequently advises NBA and WNBA teams on a variety of issues relating to their television and entertainment businesses.
In addition, Denenberg oversees the league’s footage licensing and extended-market television businesses, and is actively involved in advising USA Basketball on a variety of initiatives, including its new focus on youth basketball. Denenberg currently serves on the Board of Governors for the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, where he also serves on the Finance Committee. Prior to joining the NBA in March 1995, Denenberg worked in the Corporate Department of Paul, Hastings, Janofsky & Walker in New York City.
A 1991 cum laude graduate of Harvard Law School, Denenberg graduated magna cum laude from Colgate University in 1988. He currently resides in New Jersey with his wife and three children.