Ex-CCE VP Paul Emery Forms Emery Entertainment

(CelebrityAccess MediaWire) — Paul Emery, a 24-year industry veteran and former vice president of national touring for Clear Channel Entertainment, has formed Emery Entertainment in St. Louis, MO.

"I understand what goes on across both sides of the table and I know what it takes to make it work for everyone involved,” says Emery. “Emery Entertainment was formed to offer a non-traditional approach to artists who want to take their touring to a new level, and strategize for long-term success. I am very excited about developing a client base that will allow Emery Entertainment to expand upon our unique marketing and promotional techniques that have worked successfully in the past.”

Emery has promoted more than 2,000 shows during his career including The Gaither Homecoming Tour, The Blue Man Group Rock Tour, Bono's Heart of America DATA 2002 Tour, David Copperfield, James Taylor and family shows Arthur the Aardvark and Veggie Tales Live. He has also worked in the management side of the business.

Joining Emery at his new company are Sue Silverstein and Phyllis Lively. Emery Entertainment, Inc, is located at: 1215 Fern Ridge Parkway, Suite 214, St. Louis, MO 63141; phone, 314-439-0300; fax 314-439-0301; e-mail: paul@emeryentertainment.com, sue@emeryentertainment.com, phyllis@emeryentertainment.com.
— Jane Cohen and Bob Grossweiner