(CelebrityAccess) — Booking and talent agency Livestar Entertainment announced the hiring of Canadian music industry veteran Rob Cyrynowski to oversee the launch of the company’s new Canadian division.
Based in Calgary, Livestar Entertainment Canada will provide booking services across Canada for all venue types, promoters, corporate clients, established artists and artist representatives.
“Whether it is mapping out a 40 date tour for an artist across the country or booking elite talent for a club, theatre, casino, fair, festival, or corporate client, Livestar Entertainment Canada’s mission is to build a more vibrant inclusive marketplace for live music to thrive,” said Rob Cyrynowski, President, Livestar Entertainment Canada. “I’m thrilled to generate more meaningful relationships between agency peers, to increase touring opportunities for artists and venues across Canada, including in our own indigenous communities.”
Cyrynowski comes to his new role with more than two decades experience as a talent buyer, booker and promoter and has booked acts such as s such as KISS, Def Leppard, RUSH, Alan Jackson, Thomas Rhett, Old Dominion, Rihanna, Pitbull, Tiësto, Bryan Adams, The Tragically Hip, among others.
In conjunction with his former colleagues, Cyrynowski has collected 13 Canadian Country Music Awards including being named a recipient of the Ron Sakamoto Talent Buyer/ Promoter of the Year, at the 2015 CCMA Awards in Halifax, alongside Jim Cressman.
Cyrynowski is also nominated this year for Concert/ Club Talent Buyer of the Year at Canadian Music Week’s Live Music Industry Awards.