GREENWICH, Conn. -- Happy Birthday To Greenwich’s Barry Klarberg!
Barry J. Klarberg, who has owned a home in Greenwich, turns 55 on Friday. The entertainment & sports business manager was born March 4, 1961, in Rockaway, Queens, New York, U.S.
Klarberg began his career at Deloitte in 1981, where he spent 11 years as a National Director of Sports and Entertainment. In 1992, he formed KRT Business Management.
He is the founder and CEO of Monarch Business and Wealth Management. He currently manages several prominent individuals including musician/actor Justin Timberlake, actor Charlie Sheen, entrepreneur Russell Simmons, DJ and record producer Kaskade, several top NASCAR drivers, professional tennis player/model Anna Kournikova, MLB All-Star C.J. Wilson, MLB All-Star and Homerun Champion Jose Bautista and NHL Hall-of-Famer Mark Messier.
He holds an ownership stake in three American professional sports franchises, the New York Yankees, Major League Soccer (MLS) team New York City FC. and NBA Memphis Grizzlies. He regularly appears on CNN, CNBC and The Wall Street Journal Report, and authored the book "Winning Tax Strategies and Planning for Athletes and Entertainers.
He has also been elected to the Sports Business Journal's "Forty Under 40," as one of the forty most influential executives in the sports business under the age of 40.
He was commissioned the honorary title Kentucky Colonel, the highest honor awarded by the Commonwealth of Kentucky in recognition of their noteworthy accomplishments and outstanding service to the greater community.