SBJ Live Webinar: Win-Win for Operators & Fans: Investing in New Security Technology 

You can now rewatch our recent Sports Business Journal webinar. Join Peter Evans, CEO at Xtract One, & Darren Claphan, Senior VP of Security & Aviation at Madison Square Garden Entertainment Corp, as they discuss how security technology can be an investment in more than just your security operation.

Watch it in full here.

Whats included in the discussion:

· How investment in security tech can also be an investment in your patron experience

· How the right technology can enhance the fan experience across all event types

· How a tech investment can also drive your bottom line through sponsorship opportunities and concession revenue

About Darren Claphan

Darren Claphan | Senior Vice President, Security & Aviation, Madison Square Garden Entertainment Corp. 

As Senior Vice President of Security and Aviation at Madison Square Garden Entertainment Corp., Mr. Claphan oversees various security programs across MSG Entertainment’s performance venues and corporate properties. He is also responsible for the management of all aviation operations. In addition, Mr. Claphan’s purview extends across the MSG Family of Companies, which includes Madison Square Garden Sports Corp. and Sphere Entertainment Co. 

Mr. Claphan’s career spans more than two decades of diverse experience across the private and public sectors. Prior to joining MSG Entertainment in 2019, Mr. Claphan was Vice President of Operations – National Accounts at U.S. Security Associates, a full-service safety and security solutions provider, where he managed a client portfolio totaling more than $350 million in revenues. His prior experience also includes operational roles of increasing responsibility in the security industry. Mr. Claphan began his career in the United States Marine Corps where he served in various leadership positions, including as Marine Scout Sniper Team Leader and platoon Chief Scout.  

Mr. Claphan has a B.S. in Accounting and Security Management from Southwestern College, graduating Magna Cum Laude. He also holds an M.B.A. from Southwestern College.