LOS ANGELES (CelebrityAccess MediaWire) — Live Nation announced that it has named Steve Herman to the position of President of Artist Services and Joey Scoleri to the position of Senior Vice President of Tour Marketing/Promotion, North American Music.
Mr. Herman will oversee Live Nation's artist services group, includes the recently reconfigured Signatures, Deluxe, Anthill, and Ultrastar brands, now known collectively as Artist Nation Merchandise/Online as well as Music Today and Tour Design.
Mr. Herman most recently served as Chief Executive Officer, North America for The Agency Group. Prior to that, Herman co-founded the concert promotion company Core Audience Entertainment in 1998, which was acquired by SFX Entertainment in 2000. He also held senior positions at Universal Concerts and S.L. Feldman and Associates.
Mr. Scoleri will oversee national marketing efforts for touring artists and designing initiatives to help drive ticket sales.
Scoleri comes to Live Nation from Disney, where he served as Vice President of Promotion & Sports Marketing at Disney’s Hollywood Records. In this capacity, he created and executed promotional campaigns overseeing a national field staff. During his tenure, he was responsible for marketing and promoting artists such as Queen, Breaking Benjamin, and The Jonas Brothers. He began his career in radio as a highly successful Program Director and well known Radio and TV personality in his native Canada. – CelebrityAccess Staff Writers