LOS ANGELES, (CelebrityAccess) Live Nation Entertainment announced that Carrie Davis has been named as Chief Communications Officer.
Based out of the company's Los Angeles office, Davis will oversee internal and external communications for the company. Davis joins the Live Nation team from Live Nation from Disney Interactive, where she served as vice president of communications, developing media strategies and handling public relations for the division.
Before Disney, Davis oversaw public relations and strategy for Yahoo!'s portfolio of news and entertainment websites, while earlier in her career she worked at public relations firms Hill+Knowlton Strategies and GolinHarris, representing clients including Nintendo, Nestlé, AEG, Boost Mobile and Sony Home Entertainment.
Davis began her career as a PR rep for music artists through her own firm and at Tommy Boy Records and Blackground/Universal Records where she worked with artists including Aaliyah, Timbaland, De La Soul and Outkast. Davis earned her B.A. from the University of Pennsylvania.
"Carrie brings highly relevant expertise and a like-minded approach to communications at the right time for Live Nation and our global growth plan. Our employees and external partners will benefit from her substantial experience in music, entertainment and technology and we look forward to working with her," said Rapino. – Staff Writers