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Gerard McNamee for NYC Nightlife Mayor

“I have my finger on the pulse of the industry. I live, eat and breathe it. I know I am perfectly suited for this position. I curate community and culture. It is what I do, it is who I am. After the holiday weekend I travel to Europe for a listening tour. I will meet with key European ‘Night Mayors’. If appointed New York City Nightlife Ambassador I will proudly represent New York City Mayor de Blasio and his initiatives and spread my passion for NY nightlife.”  Gerard McNamee

Recently the NY City Council has voted to establish an official Mayor of Nightlife and G is making sure his hat is in the ring .   This is an appointed positions and G feels confident that his years of experience as director of operations for the historic and iconic Webster Hall NYC’s Office of Nightlife  As the head of NYC’s Office of Nightlife a position appointed by officials,  McNamee knows he he can make a difference and build a solid  bridge between City Government,  Community Activists and the Entertainment and Nightlife Proprietors.

G has his been in the News lately for all the right reasons…

NY Post Page 6

Gerard recently was recognized for his being featured in an epic Volkswagen commercial. Many will recognize the Webster 


NY Daily News

Webster Hall, the historic East Village music venue, will officially close for a major renovation early next month, the club’s manager said Sunday. The final club night before the overhaul will be Saturday, Aug. 5 and the final night will be Wednesday, Aug. 9, according to a Facebook post by Gerard McNamee, the club’s director of operations. “Sad but true, the legendary and world-famous Webster Hall has been sold and will close as we know it,” McNamee said.   READ ENTIRE ARTICLE

Time Out New York

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AM New York

Many have hopes that the classic venue will return with a little facelift but still hold the magic that was conjured there under the years of Gerard and the Ballinger’s leadership. The concert venue and event center was the launch pad to so many great talents including Lady GaGa and Madonna.

Irish Independent

Gerard is proud of his Irish community and they in turn are proud of him. This article in The Irish Independent tells his colorful story and shares his adventures as he takes on NYC nightlife with true Irish passion!

Confidential

Gerard is know to many for is active and passionate promotion of his Irish culture and heritage. You can see him often participating in events, concerts, parades and is known belt an Irish tune or two. Confidential caught him doing just that with an impressive list of performers in the Rockaway’s Fund Raiser. 

additional coverage can be seen in these following articles​

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