66,397,574 February 8, 2012 as per TA
66,397,574 October 21, 2011 as per TA
66,397,574 September 1, 2011 as per TA
62,897,574 August 17, 2011 as per TA
62,897,574 August 2, 2011 as per TA
60,397,574 July 20, 2011 as per TA
60,397,574 July 12, 2011 as per USSE's legal counsel
60,397,574 July 7, 2011 as per TA 60,397,574 June 30, 2011 as per filing
60,397,574 June 28, 2011 as per TA
60,397,574 June 8, 2011 as per TA
58,374,701 May 26th, 2011 as per TA
58,374,701 March 31, 2011 As per Pink-sheets
57,143,176 December 30, 2010 as per filing
47,444,883 September 30, 2010 as per filing
38,169,883 June 30, 2010 as per filing
25,585,539 December 31, 2009 as per filing Float 33,448,610 June 30, 2011 as per filing
"Experienced" Team Bio Gary Cioffi, Shawn Garrity, Eleni Roselli, Ed Manetta, Bruce Kerner, Martin Foley, Tim Roth, Chuck Muncie, Reesa Lake, Lawrence Scott, Christopher Scott, Glen Scott, and Luis Rodriguez........
Gary is the quintessential self-made businessman. With over 25 years of experience as a leader in the creative and production arenas, Gary has worked with Fortune 100 accounts and founded successful companies such as Lincoln Studios and MC2. He went on to establish MSL Sports and Entertainment that produced innovative intellectual properties. It was his vision to create a non-traditional resource that strategically integrates sports, music, entertainment, media, advertising and promotions, offering differentiated solutions for clients. As a founder of UNION SQUARE, Gary's proven track record in fast paced converging markets will play an integral part in the growth and overall success of the company. Gary serves as a Director on numerous Boards, including Lincoln IT, Skyline NY and the Board of Holy Child Academy in Old Westbury. He was honored with the Entrepreneurial award by the Michael Anthony Foundation in 2005. Alma Mater: School of Hard Knocks Likes: Cars, motorcycles, real estate, jeans, shorts, "t" shirts, flip flops, appreciating assets, and respectful people Dislikes: Depreciating assets, disrespectful people Proudest accomplishment: My three children Words I live by: Actions speak louder than words!!
Shawn was a scholarship football player at Syracuse, where he excelled as an offensive lineman. He went on to build several different companies, which through his leadership saw enduring success in the marketing, branding and promotions arena. Wanting to parlay his love of sports with his entrepreneurial prowess, he joined forces to launch MSL Sports and Entertainment. Shawn established key relationships and programs within the high school, collegiate and professional spaces. As a founder of UNION SQUARE, Shawn recognizes the market's need for a fully integrated, 360 degree sports, entertainment and lifestyle marketing company that consistently delivers for its clients and shareholders.
Alma Mater: Syracuse University, B.S. Visual Performing Arts Passion: Looking at the future through the eyes of the past Favorite line in a movie: "...was it over when the Germans bombed Pearl Harbor!?!" Color that describes me: Green Proudest accomplishment: My children What inspires me: The improbable.......
Vice President, Marketing Communications & Creative
Eleni has over 20 years of proven experience in marketing, advertising and communications. She heads creative, brand development and communications for UNION SQUARE. Eleni has a solid track record of building brands, developing innovative, results oriented strategies and conceptualizing/executing sales-driving campaigns that have captured market-leading dominance for newly launched and existing product lines. During her 8 years as VP Marketing and Creative Services at the Bonjour Group, Eleni was instrumental in the development and growth of two multi-billion dollar lifestyle brands: Faded Glory and Route 66. Eleni also spent 6 years with the Gitano Group as the Corporate Marketing Manager for Wal-Mart, spearheading unprecedented, integrated retail concepts that directly increased sales and market share.
Alma Mater: NYU, B.S. Marketing/International Business Passion: Kickboxing; photography; life Childhood Dream: To be the lead singer in a rock band, alas, I can't sing! Proudest accomplishment: My two girls Most thrilling moment: Oct.14, 2001 - performed a kickboxing routine at Jets-Dolphins Half Time Show in front of 77,000 people!
Vice President, Senior Executive Producer
Ed brings over 25 years of experience to UNION SQUARE in the field of sports marketing, including public relations/promotions, Division 1 intercollegiate athletics, event management, television production and content development. He oversees all television productions, integrated media and university relationships. Ed served as Associate Vice President and Director of Athletics at St. Johns University and was Director of Athletics at DePaul University. He was Senior Vice President of Edelman Public Relations Sports and Entertainment for nine years and CEO of Worldwide Marketing & Media Group (WMMG). Ed also currently contributes as a consultant for Fox 5 on all sports marketing related activities.
Alma mater: St. John's University B.S. Marketing - Fordham University M.S. Communications Management Passion: Teaching, following my favorite sports teams Proudest accomplishment: Named youngest AD in the country for a Division I institution Words to live by: Be flexible
Bruce brings over 30 years experience in accounting, financial management, human resources and general business experience to UNION SQUARE where he oversees the accounting and financial reporting process. He also is responsible for the Human Resources department and all office and administrative functions. Bruce has been a CFO in the theatrical and exhibit industries since 1983, specializing in cost accounting, budgeting, forecasting and financial statement presentations in the private and public sector. He has been involved with mergers and growing companies and has been instrumental in millions of dollars in cost savings over the years. Bruce has previously served as Chief Financial Officer for MSL Productions, Showman Fabricators and Lincoln Scenic Studios.
Alma Mater: Hofstra University, BBA in Finance and Economics. Passions: Real and alternate American history, a good five mile run. Favorite line in a movie: "You're gonna need a bigger boat". Proudest accomplishments: My two daughters, passing the CPA exam and completing four NYC marathons What inspires me: Ordinary people doing extraordinary things.
Andrew has joined Union Square as a partner bringing his relationships, track record and experience to maximize project performance, revenues and capabilities. Andrew is also CEO of Track Entertainment and The Management Group. He formed Track Entertainment in 1989. A privately held company with offices in the United States, Canada and South America,Track maintains a hub of media assets that connects consumers to activities in the entertainment and nightlife space. Andrew launched internet service provider Way Communications in 1997. He also owned and operated Tumble Interactive (a web design agency) and 3G Communications (a cell phone tower business). In 2004, Andrew bought Track Entertainment and merged it with Clubplanet to create TMG. In addition, Andrew is an advisor and partner in Blackbook Media, Kidville.com, DeluxeXP.com MobileStorm.com, The Finance Lab, DirectoryM.com, NocheLatina, OrganizedWisdom.com, Pseudo.com, browseformusic.com, Fearless Music Television and Way.com. Andrew is the President of the New York Chapter of The ChairScholars Foundation, a charity which assists children with severe disabilities. Since 1996, ChairScholars has awarded more than 550 children with scholarships for college and vocational school. Andrew is also a Board of Trustee for The Watson Foundation for Life which provides victims of domestic abuse with emergency financial assistance. Andrew is also a member of YPO and is the Membership Chair of The Global Diplomacy and Public Policy Network.
In 2006, Andrew was featured in "Crain's 40 Under 40." Andrew also has been tapped as one of the "30 Most Influential People In Nightlife" and has been featured in Forbes, Entrepreneur, CNBC and the Wall Street Journal. Andrew appeared on "The Big Idea with Donny Deutsch." In 2009 Andrew was selected as NY1 New Yorker of the Week for his charity work.
Vice President Integrated Media
Martin began his career as a copywriter at Saks Fifth Avenue and before joining Union Square was Vice President, Off-Air Advertising at NBC Universal. Between then and now he wrote music for commercials ("jingles") as well as for the rock and roll band he personally led into obscurity. He had the #4 independent record in the country, was partner in a small NYC advertising shop and was asked by Cablevision to create a brand around something Charles Dolan called, "the red network." Working alone Martin created the brand, Optimum, which was to become the most successful brand launch of any cable operator, ever. Martin has been responsible for both the creative development and account management of a client roster ranging from Coach, Swatch and Perry Ellis America to CNBC and the Today Show. He's been, among other things, a songwriter, ad crafter, brand builder, bandleader, board member, mind reader, recluse and, best of all, father.
Alma mater: St. John's University B.S. Communications / Business Passion: Family. Music. Guitars. Proudest accomplishment: My family. (Then, my songs and Optimum.) What inspires me: Altruism and people who succeed while doing the right thing. Words to live by: "When the going gets weird the weird turn pro."
VP Sales and Marketing
Tim has over 15 years experience in the marketing and corporate sponsorship sales arena. His expertise also spans packaging assets in the broadcast media, television, internet, branding, publishing, promotional and corporate hospitality areas. Tim served as Assistant Vice President at ISP Sports spearheading regional and national sales. He was Executive Director, Corporate Marketing at St. John's University for 6 years, Director of Property Development at PSP for 5 years and continues to contribute his time to the Bread and Life Organization of Brooklyn.
Alma Mater: Georgia Southern University, Marketing and Advertising. Pitcher on Division 1 baseball team. I'm happiest: with my girls (my wife and 2 daughters) Words to live by: It's not the weight of the load that slows us down, it's the way we carry it. Passion: The Red Sox Favorite line in a movie: "Get busy living, or get busy dying ..."
Director of Sports Partnerships
Chuck Muncie was the youngest of six siblings, three of whom played college and professional football. During a stellar college career at the University of California, Chuck was a runner-up for the Heisman Trophy, College Player of the Year and a three-time All-American. He set the 1975 season rushing record at Cal, with 1,460 yards and still holds the all-time record in rushing touchdowns. Chuck is also a member of the Cal Sports Hall of Fame. Chuck played professional football for nine seasons and was elected five times to the Pro Bowl. In 1979, while playing for the New Orleans Saints, he was named the Pro Bowl's Most Valuable Player. In 1981, as a member of the San Diego Chargers, he ran for 1,144 yards, led the NFL with 19 touchdowns and received the 1982 NFL Scoring Leader award. He helped lead that team to four AFC West championships. Chuck has appeared on the cover of Sports Illustrated three times. In 2010 he was recognized as one of the 50 all time greatest San Diego Chargers players. In 1995, Chuck started the Chuck Muncie Youth Foundation, which has received recognition from USA Today, the New York Times, Sports Illustrated and other national media outlets. Through the Foundation, he has been able to change the lives of thousands of Americans with Kids Camps for Chronically Ill Children, free medical services and childhood immunizations, and youth employment as well as an unprecedented tattoo removal program. His professional affiliations include the Chuck Muncie Youth Foundation (Founder), Union Square Agency (Principal), Gold Coast Media Partners LLC (Principal), IBN Sports (Principal and Broadcast Personality), Muncie Combines and Sports Camps (Founder), KADYTV (Principal and Broadcast Personality).
Likes: Sports, cars, horses and fishing Dislikes: Dishonesty and slackers Proudest Accomplishments: His daughter, Danielle and 3 grandchildren Favorite quote: "We may not dance pretty but we dance every dance", Doug Wilkerson my offensive guard with the San Diego Chargers.
Director of Business Development
After graduating from Florida State University's Fashion Merchandising program Reesa started her career working in house for designer Yigal Azrouel. After 3 1/2 years she moved to the agency side with Rubenstein Communions focusing on consumer brands including Amazon.com, Cartier and American Eagle. Passionate and committed to growing fashion brands Reesa moved to Paul Wilmot Communications. She managed a team in the accessories division responsible for building brand portfolios for clients including L.A.M.B, Harajuku Lovers, Fred Leighton, Martin Katz, Yummie Tummie, Donna Karan Hosiery and Nancy Gonzalez. Reesa won the Team Player of the Year award in 2008. Her strategic mind, industry knowledge and expertise will be key assets in growing and developing the consumer practice business at Union Square.
Proudest Accomplishment: Succeeding in New York City Passion: Travel, photography and cooking Words to live by: Think positively I'm happiest: On the beach with family and friends
Executive Producer, Writer & Director: Film & TV Production
Lawrence has 28 years of hands-on management experience in the broadcast and entertainment industry with a focus on creative development and marketing. During his career, Lawrence has helped launch over 15 television programs and supervised well over 50 marketing campaigns for a variety of entertainment properties.
His many skills include creating and producing video programming, print and internet campaigns for entertainment properties. Lawrence's engagements have included national and international television and live theatre. Most recently he supervised worldwide media for the Martha Graham Dance Company, was program consultant on the "Your New House" television series, Executive-in-Charge of NASCAR's first live action series "Think Fast" and writer for the documentary "Healing Ground Zero". Currently Scott is supervising producer and writer for the EMMY nominated PBS series "Moment of Luxury".
Executive Producer/Director: Film & TV Production
Christopher is a veteran Film and Television Producer/Director. He started his career as a production coordinator with CBS in 1995, going on to work as a production manager and line producer with USA Networks and The Sci-Fi Channel. With a focus and knowledge of converging mediums and at the age of 26, Christopher was hired as VP/Creative Director for National Recording Studios, where he headed up their Film and New Media production division.
Ten years plus into the industry, Christopher went on to become a Co-founder/Partner in the production company Great Scott! Films, additionally serving as a Writer and Director. His latest Directorial efforts also include the 2007 festival short film "You and I", national spots for clients like Hasbro, ESPN, International Baseball Federation, Major League Baseball, National Geographic and Proctor & Gamble. In addition, he wrote and directed the Feature Film documentary "Snow Blind", which premiered December 07' in theaters nationwide. As Supervising Producer of the nationally syndicated hit "Hip Hop Hold Em' ", Christopher managed a crew of 60 and a budget of $4.5 million. He is also the creator of a new documentary series entitled "Methods", set to air on Fox Sports January 18th, 2011. His PBS series "Moment of Luxury" is going on to its third season nationwide and was nominated for a 2010 Daytime Emmy
Executive Producer/Sr. Editor: Film & TV Production
Glen has nearly 20 years of experience in the video production industry. He is Union Square's Executive Producer in charge of all that is post-production. Glen cut his teeth in broadcast television in the mid 90's as a Quantel Paintbox artist with Image Group Editorial. He creatively worked with clients such as A&E, History Channel and USA Networks. In 2002 Glen switched gears from broadcast graphics to non-linear editing where he joined forces with his brother Christopher and a third partner to create the production company Red Sky Pictures. Since Red Sky's inception, Glen has produced and edited numerous projects, from corporate videos to commercials to television shows and feature films. Notable projects include, "Staten Island" (feature film) directed by Aditya Chandora, "Snow Blind" (feature documentary) directed by Christopher J. Scott and "Goyband" (feature film) directed by Christopher Grimm. When Red Sky Pictures disbanded, Glen and his brother went on to create Great Scott! Films, Inc. Glen produced two seasons of the hit PBS series "Moment of Luxury with William Stubbs" while producing and editing various media projects.
Alma Mater: State University of New York at New Paltz, B.A. Communication in the Media Arts Passion: Filmmaking Favorite line in a movie: Donny: Phone's ringing, Dude. The Dude: Thank you, Donny.
Associate Producer: Film & TV Production
Luis has clocked over 15 years of television and new media production experience and more recently honing his skills in the arena of post-production. At UNION SQUARE he assists in the day to day management of all post-production related projects. In the past, Luis held the position of a multimedia production coordinator at National Recording Studios and as a new media producer at Ignition Studios NYC. More recently he has shifted gears to work in broadcast and non-broadcast video post-production fields. With years of new media production management and technical skills under his belt it was an easy transition. Luis' most recent accomplishments are that of Jr. editor and post-production coordinator for seasons one & two of the PBS hit TV series "Moment of Luxury with Bill Stubbs" and while working with Great Scott! Films as an Associate Producer for the past few years, he collaborated with clients such as Bonnier Corporation, TransWorld Magazine, International Baseball Federation, MTV2 and WLIW NY. Passion: Snow Boarding What inspires me: Media Childhood Dream: I'm living it Words to live by: Live and love
Our clients come to us with a challenge and we deliver above and beyond what they thought was possible. We weave various lifestyle elements into each project for truly integrated solutions. We assist in maximizing awareness through activations that enable brands to leave meaningful imprints on consumers, increasing brand loyalty and sales. In addition, our media robust intellectual properties are unique platforms that offer tremendous impact and value. The partners at Union Square Agency have very deep and diversified backgrounds. Some case studies included here provide a snapshot of their collective work over the last several years. People/Brands We've Worked With: