SAN FRANCISCO (CelebrityAccess MediaWire) — Chuck La Vallee, formerly with the William Morris Agency, Metropolitan Talent, and his own management company, has joined the executive team of StubHub as director of Music Business Development. He joins from the William Morris Agency.
"With such a rich and diversified history in the music industry, we are pleased to be able to welcome Chuck to our team," said Colin Evans, vice president of Business Development for StubHub, a leader in the secondary ticket market for live entertainment events. "We are sure that his vast experience will support our goal to make StubHub as widely known and respected a brand in music as it already is in sports."
At WMA, La Valle worked as an agent in the Contemporary Music Division (1994-99), and more recently, the past two years as an agent in the Contemporary Urban Department. Prior to WMA, La Vallee was an owner, talent buyer and operator for the Dragonfly Nightclub in Los Angeles. He has also served as a talent buyer for two years at Metropolitan Entertainment in New York and spent several years running his own company, Chuck La Valle Management from 2001-2004 in Los Angeles.
La Vallee will focus a large portion of his time working with all entities in the music industry including artists, managers, agents, promoters, record labels and charities. – Jane Cohen and Bob Grossweiner