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BML-Blackbird Names Brad Kaplan as General Manager

Stage Directions • Changing Roles • May 5, 2021

Brad Kaplan

BML-Blackbird is pleased to announce that Brad Kaplan has been promoted to General Manager. Kaplan joined BML in July of 2019 as a Project Manager bringing over 25 years of entertainment industry experience to the company including many years working for such companies as New York City Lites and Lighting Design Group working on large and diverse projects ranging from The Daily Show w/ Trevor Noah, New Day on CNN, Good Morning Britain on ITV (UK) and the CBS Super Bowl XLVII Broadcast Center. In his new role, Kaplan will lead the daily operations of the company while continuing to support clients and their upcoming projects.

“Brad came in and quickly grasped our culture and processes and has continued to evolve into a leader,” commented Eric Todd, President of BML. We are already seeing a positive response internally to this promotion.”

Kaplan can be contacted at BML-Blackbird’s office in Fair Lawn, NJ at (201) 617-8900 or via email:

Further information from BML-Blackbird:

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