BASE Entertainment is a live entertainment company that develops, produces, and presents live entertainment. BASE pursues a 360-degree approach in its consideration of entertainment property production and development: creative value, audience appeal, differentiation of product, assessment of market competition, anticipated show performance, commercial viability, and investment yield. With offices in Los Angeles, New York, Las Vegas and Houston, the company also manages intellectual properties generated across various entertainment platforms including live, digital, broadcast, licensing, and museums. BASE regularly consults on entertainment properties and productions across the globe and has capabilities of managing entertainment venues worldwide.
BASE Entertainment partners include Brian Becker, Scott Zeiger, and Clarity Partners. Co-founders Brian Becker and Scott Zeiger have more than 50 years combined experience in the live entertainment industry. Becker currently serves as CEO of BASE Entertainment, while Zeiger serves as board member and partner. Becker previously served as Chairman and CEO of Clear Channel Entertainment (CCE), the world’s leading producer and promoter of live entertainment events. Clarity Partners is a private equity firm focused on investments in media, communications, and business services.
Clarity Partners is a private equity firm based in Los Angeles, managing a diversified set of alternative investments through two U.S.-based private equity funds which made investments between 2000 and 2011.
Clarity brings to its portfolio companies not just equity capital, but assistance with strategy, technology, marketing, operating, and financing issues. The firm’s extensive global network of entrepreneurial and managerial relationships has provided its portfolio companies with some of the best resources to drive growth and maximize value. Clarity’s investment professionals have been associated with the formation and development of many successful communications and media companies. With decades of collective experience operating, advising, and investing in growth companies, Clarity’s goal is to work with its management partners to leverage their experience and create substantial growth and value.
Clarity Partners current U.S. portfolio includes BASE Entertainment, Buytime Media, CaseStack, Crescent Entertainment/Village Roadshow Pictures, Critical Media, Opnext, Skye Mineral Partners and TelePacific.