John Kaatz


Mr. Kaatz’s experience includes more than 30 years of in-depth analyses for hundreds of public assembly, sports, entertainment, , performing arts and other event venues. The results of these studies have been used to assist public and private sector entities in determining market and financial feasibility,  supportable building program levels, financial operations, economic impacts, site location, appropriate marketing focus and management structure, and in pursuing and securing project financing. Prior to joining CSL, John was the Director of Coopers and Lybrand’s Sports, Entertainment and Leisure Consulting Group. John has been asked to speak at numerous industry forums and seminars related to the market analysis and the fiscal and economic impacts associated ith the event venue sector.