PHILADELPHIA (CelebrityAccess) — Spectra by Comcast Spectacor has named industry veteran John Wentzell as President of its Venue Management and Food Services & Hospitality division. Wentzell, a former Comcast Spectacor exec, will rejoin the company beginning Monday, November 7.
In his new role at Spectra, Wentzel will oversee the company's food service and venue management operations, including marketing, corporate partnerships, and finance.
Wentzell returns to Comcast Spectacor after nearly 20 years with Delaware North Companies, where he held a number of posts, including most recently president of the company's UK operations. He also did a turn as president of the company's Boston unit, where he oversaw the TD Garden, the adjacent commercial development, and the business side of the Boston Bruins.
During his previous tenure at Comcast Spectacor, Wentzell was Chief Operating Officer of the Philadelphia Phantoms, the American Hockey League team affiliated with the Flyers. – Staff Writers