Jennifer Ardizzone-West

Chief Operating Officer

Jennifer Ardizzone-West, Chief Operating Officer, joined NETworks in 2018 and is responsible for ensuring the financial strength and operational excellence of the company.

Over the past 25 years Jennifer has helped grow entertainment and educational institutions, including Blue Man Group and Blue School.   During her 13-year tenure at Blue Man Productions, Jennifer served as the SVP/Organizational Development helping to grow the company from two local sit-down productions to a global entertainment company comprised of 650 employees generating over $100M in revenue annually.  Additionally, she helped the founders conceive and launch Blue School, ultimately becoming the school’s Executive Director/Business Development.

In addition to her full-time work, Jennifer serves as the Board Chair of Katonah Classic Stage in Westchester County, NY and has consulted with a variety of entertainment and theatrical organizations including The Public Theater, Grosvenor Park Media, Green Hummingbird Entertainment, Final Frame, and Submarine Entertainment, and has co-taught a leadership course for the Performing Arts Management MFA program at Brooklyn College, her alma mater.