(CelebrityAccess MediaWire) — Former Pace Concerts promoters John Ruffino and Gary Weinberger have announced that they are opening Red Mountain Entertainment Inc., a promotion company based in Birmingham, Alabama.
John Ruffino the son of Weinberger’s longtime partner Tony Ruffino, who retired this year, got his start in the biz at New Era in 1990, according to Billboard.biz. Gary Weinberger has been promoting concerts and producing events in Alabama, Mississippi and on the Gulf Coast since 1979.
According to the company, Clear Channel’s Pace Concerts will continue operations, but Jason Wright in Pace’s Nashville office will handle all promotion. –by CelebrityAccess Staff Writers