BLATANT! was founded in Suffolk County, NY in June of 2011. After starting by simply selling creative t-shirts and shorts at local tournaments, the company has expanded into offering the following services:
– Custom team uniforms and spiritwear.
– Branded casual apparel and accessories.
– Production and sales of mesh: Blatant Mesh (waxed), and Empire Mesh (non-waxed, performance).
– Vending at over 60 tournaments and events each year.
– Running numerous tournaments, camps, clinics, and showcases on Long Island thru Blatant Events.
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Meet the Team
Mike Brennan (Owner, Director of Blatant Events)
Mike was born in 1991 in a town called South Huntington, Long Island. During his senior year at Walt Whitman High School, he led the lax team to the Suffolk County DI Semi-Finals, posting a school record 62 Goals. He went on to attend Dowling College, where during his sophomore year, the team won the D-II National Championship. With Mike playing starting attack, he scored a goal and an assist in the game. When he isn’t working, Mike enjoys hitting the links with the entourage and partying with his friends.
Joe Potenza (Owner, Director of Team Sales)
"The Chief" was also born in 1991 in South Huntington. Although he grew up playing baseball, after a torn ACL while attending Hofstra University, Chief developed a passion for the business of lacrosse. Nowadays, when he gets some free time from the Blatant HQ, the Chief enjoys: curling (biceps), golfing, amateur film-making and screenwriting, maintaining his “All-Star” status on LinkedIn, and hound-dogging ladies with the goon squad.
Liam Brennan (Associate Director of Blatant Events)
Tim Johnson (Head of Design)