Barclays Names VP Of Programming

Sean Saadeh has been named vice president of programming at Brooklyn’s under-construction Barclays Center.

Saadeh, as an employee of AEG Facilities, handled booking for the Jobing.com Arena in Scottsdale, Ariz.

The 19,000-capacity Barclays Center, which will host what is currently the New Jersey Nets basketball team, is expected to open in the late spring or early summer next year.