LONDON (CelebrityAccess MediaWire) — Live Nation UK has promoted John Probyn to the post of chief operating officer of UK music. Formerly, Probyn served as the UK festival director for Live Nation UK.
Probyn will continue to oversee Live Nation's UK Festivals, including Hard Rock Calling and the O2 Wireless as well the Download festival and his newly-expanded portfolio will also include UK promotions, marketing, public relations, hospitality and productions.
"John's past achievements speak for themselves and I look forward to working with him on strengthening our portfolio," noted Paul Latham, president, U.K. music and venues at LN, in a statement. "John is an integral part of our organisation and I congratulate him on his appointment." – CelebrityAccess Staff Writers