LONDON (CelebrityAccess) — London-based entertainment company Coalition Agency announced the appointment of several key executive roles, including Anthony Norris as managing director.
Norris comes to his new role with 20 years of experience in the entertainment industry under his belt, including roles at Live Nation, MTV, and Endemol.
Norris also played a role in the London 2012 Olympic Games, where he oversaw the executive team behind the Olympic Park Spectator Experience Programme.
Also joining Coalition was Owen Kent, who was signed as Creative Director at the company. Mr. Kent started his career at Festival Republic and he has played a role in major festivals such as Reading, Latitude, Electric Picnic, Orlando Calling and Glasto.
Both Kent and Norris have worked together in the past and co-founded Eleven 11 Events, where they collaborated on producing live events, and tours in the UK, including The Coronation Festival Gala at Buckingham Palace and Girl Effect Live, an urban-themed festival sponsored by Nike.
Guy Robinson, founder, and CEO of Coalition Agency, said: “Coalition is successfully embracing a ‘three sixty’ vision in the way we work with our talent and brands, and with the addition of these three truly inspiring professionals we are now stronger than ever. From talent building, delivering and promoting live events, through to brand creation and management, I’m extremely proud to welcome Anthony, Claire, and Owen to our dynamic entrepreneurial team.”
Former Coda Agency MD Claire Horseman has also joined Coalition as a non-executive director.