LOS ANGELES, (CelebrityAccess) — Live Nation Entertainment has named Jordan Zachary to serve as the company's Chief Strategy Officer, reporting to President and CEO Michael Rapino.
Zachary joins Live Nation from The Raine Group, a merchant bank that advised Live Nation on a number of their recent deals, including the C3 Presents acquisition and the company's programming partnership with Canadian media company Vice.
Zachary comes from a mergers and acquisitions background, and has worked with companies such as the now defunct Lehman Brothers as well as UBS Investment Bank. Zachary currently serves on the boards of Margaritaville and C3 Presents, and is an observer on the board of directors of Vice Media and Important Studios.
He holds a B.A. from Colgate University.
"As we continue to drive our global market share, bringing on Jordan who has deep expertise in the live music and media industries will help us accelerate the growth of our concerts flywheel and find additional ways to build our high margin on-site, advertising and ticketing businesses," said Rapino. – Staff Writers