Viagogo Expands Advisory Board


LONDON (CelebrityAccess MediaWire) — Two industries heavyweights; Alex Zubillaga and David Goldberg have been added to European secondary ticketing company Viagogo's advisory board.

Alex Zubillaga formerly worked as executive Vice President, Digital Strategy and Business Development at Warner Music Group from 2005 to 2008. Previously he held various positions at the company, including Vice President, office of the Chairman. Mr. Zubillaga was instrumental in driving Warner's digital music strategy.

David Goldberg co-founded LAUNCH Media Inc. in 1994, which was dedicated to delivering music and music-related content online. Mr. Goldberg then led the company through its acquisition by Yahoo! in 2001. Upon joining Yahoo!, Mr. Goldberg served as Vice President and General Manager of Yahoo! Music, where he led the company's global music operations and built it into the Internet's number one music destination. When LAUNCHcast Radio became the number one Internet radio service, Mr. Goldberg was named one of Billboard Magazine's top power players in digital music.

The appointments follow a raft of Viagogo deals, including an exclusive ticketing arrangement with Live Nation's UK Festival operation, Festival Republic the organizer of the Reading, Leeds and Latitude Festivals in the UK, and the Isle of Wight Festival. – CelebrityAccess Staff Writers