BOISE, Idaho (CelebrityAccess) — Knitting Factory Entertainment and their partners CMoore Concerts announced the promotion of Nick West to the post of Vice President of Operations.
In his new post, West will have oversight of the both company’s operations department, including Knitting Factory Club and Concert venues in Brooklyn, NY; Boise, Idaho; and Spokane, WA its summer concert series at Outlaw Field at the Idaho Botanical Garden, and the Big Sky Brewing Company Amphitheater in Missoula, Montana.
West will also handle concerts booked outside of the company’s current venue portfolio and will be based in KFE’s Boise offices.
“Nick is a top-notch operator with a plethora of expertise in multiple areas that are invaluable to our companies’ combined overall strategies—now and in the future. I’m ecstatic to have him back on board and in this expanded role with CMC and KFE,” said KFE CEO Morgan Margolis.
Prior to his promotion, West held several senior roles at Cmoore Live, including Director of Marketing and Senior Director of Production. West also served as a Director of Production for Knitting Factory Entertainment between 2011 and 2014.
“Nick has undoubtedly been one of the strongest overall production and operation individuals in the business. His combined experience over the years as a Director of Production, Marketing Director, and Project Manager will serve him well in his expanded role. His proactive nature and attention to detail will surely benefit the two organizations as a whole. I look forward to our continued thirteen-year working relationship,” added CMC’s Chris Moore.
West himself concludes, “I’ve been fortunate to have worked with Knitting Factory Entertainment and CMoore Concerts for the past several years and have tremendous respect for both organizations and their leadership teams. I’m excited for the opportunity to work with both companies in identifying areas for continued growth and constantly improving our venue operations so we can continue to lead the industry for years to come,”