(CelebrityAccess News Service) – After nine years at Frank Productions in Madison, WI, Chris Moore has joined House of Blues Concerts in San Diego as vice president of talent, effective February 2.
Moore, who will report to EVP Alex Hodges and joins David Swift, vice president of the San Diego region, will lead the existing House of Blues San Diego talent booking team including talent buyers Candace Mandracia and John Wojas. Additionally, Moore will be securing talent and
productions for House of Blues' San Diego-booked venues including Coors Amphitheatre, Cox Arena, SDSU's Open Air Theatre, and shows in markets such as Phoenix and Las Vegas.
"Chris Moore's relationship with contemporary talent and
experience in developing shows and productions will make an important contribution to HOB's continued commitment to the San Diego market," said Hodges.
The House of Blues San Diego region in 2003 produced more than 250 shows, attracting more than 425,000 fans to their Coors Amphitheatre, Cox Arena, SDSU's Open Air Theatre, and the two venues at Viejas.
At Frank Productions in Madison, Moore promoted concerts at all levels, from clubs to arenas and stadiums for venues such as the Barry Moore Theatre in Madison, WI, the Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul, MN, The Shoe in Columbus, OH, and Edward Jones Dome in St. Louis, MO. He developed and
managed the motorsports division for Frank Productions and successfully promoted such concerts as Metallica, Shania Twain, Kenny Chesney, and Linkin Park. Prior to that, Moore worked with the Yakima Valley SunDome in Yakima,
Washington.–Jane Cohen and Bob Grossweiner
Chris can be reached by email at email@example.com