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House Of Blues Marketer To Run Chevrolet Centre

YOUNGSTOWN, OH (CelebrityAccess MediaWire) — Tim McGrath, a marketing executive with House of Blues Concerts the past eight years, has been named executive director of the Chevrolet Centre in Youngstown, Ohio.

"Tim McGrath offers a wealth of experience in concert tour management, promotions and marketing, contract negotiations, and artist and sponsorship development," states Tom Sadler, president of Encore Facility Management, the management arm of Global Entertainment. "He will be a tremendous asset to the Chevrolet Centre and the Youngstown community."

McGrath, a New Jersey native, spent the past two years based in Cleveland as Midwest regional director of marketing for House of Blues (HOB). He was primarily responsible for integrating the marketing departments of HOB's concert and club divisions. The previous six years, McGrath served HOB as director of marketing in the Pacific Northwest.

Director of Tour Marketing/Artist Manager at Alliance Artists, Director of Marketing, Magicworks Entertainment where he handled marketing for Janet Jackson's Velvet Rope tour, Premier Talent Agency where he worked as a talent agent and numerous other positions in the industry. – CelebrityAccess Staff Writers