Leyard and Planar Announce Addition of Douglas Moss, General Manager for Sports and Entertainment

Planar, global leaders in visualization products, are pleased to announce that Douglas Moss has joined Leyard and Planar as General Manager for Sports and Entertainment.

"My team and I have had the pleasure of successfully working with Doug on multiple projects, and in multiple forums, over the years. We have a tremendous opportunity in the Sports and Entertainment market, and Doug is exactly the right person for the job," said Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketing at Leyard and Planar, Adam Schmidt.

Moss brings extensive experience in sports and entertainment management to Leyard and Planar, including serving as president of Madison Square Garden Network (MSG Network); president and CEO of the Buffalo Sabres and president and COO of the Phoenix Coyotes (National Hockey League teams). Moss’ career has also included senior roles with the International Hockey League (IHL) and the NHL’s Anaheim Ducks.

Moss also founded MK Solutions Group, a sports and entertainment technology solutions company, and most recently led sales and marketing for Panasonic Enterprise Solutions Company, a division of Panasonic Corporation of North America.

"I am thrilled to be part of the exceptional Leyard and Planar team," said Moss, general manager of Sports and Entertainment at Leyard and Planar. "I’m looking forward to drawing on my years of sports management, venue development and display technology expertise to help our sports and entertainment customers realize the experiential impact of our innovative LED and LCD solutions."

At Leyard and Planar, Moss will be responsible for creating and developing innovative solutions and strategic alliances with the sports and entertainment industry utilizing Leyard and Planar’s industry-leading LED and LCD display technologies. He is based in Scottsdale, Arizona.