LOS ANGELES (CelebrityAccess MediaWire) — Live Nation has promoted Bruce Eskowitz to President and CEO of Global Venues and Alliances, where he will oversee the 153 venues currently owned, operated or booked by the company around the world.
Eskowitz will also continue to direct Live Nation’s Alliances division, marketing the company’s network of assets, including music venues and tours, motor sports, action sports, theatrical, online and digital properties, to corporations seeking unique brand positioning, associations and positive business results.
“This promotion recognizes the important contributions Bruce has made to the company thus far,” Live Nation CEO Michael Rapino said in a statement. “The promotion also signifies the importance of both the venue and alliance businesses to our overall growth strategy.”
“Working with Michael and the talented group of people we have assembled here at Live Nation has been an exciting and rewarding experience,” said Eskowitz in the statement. “I look forward to the challenges ahead as we continue to deliver improved entertainment experiences to our customers.”
Prior to his current position at Live Nation, Eskowitz served as President of National Sales and Marketing for Clear Channel Entertainment. He also held the position of Executive Vice President of SFX and President of PACE Communications in Texas. –by CelebrityAccess Staff Writers