We round up the latest movements from the ticketing sector and associated industries…
Tuboleta has appointed Jorge Alberto Ríos Molina (left) as the new chief executive of the Colombian ticketing company.
Molina has more than 30 years of experience across advertising, marketing and telecommunications. In his new role, Molina will continue Tuboleta’s digital transformation.
Following Ticketmaster’s entry into the markets in Brazil and Peru, Donovan Ferreti has become the managing director of Ticketmaster Brazil and Hippie Gonzalez Orellana has been appointed the managing director of Ticketmaster Peru.
You can read the full story on Ticketmaster’s expansion in Latin America here.
Live Nation Entertainment has announced the election of Rich Paul (right) to its board of directors. Paul is the founder and chief executive of Klutch Sports Group, as well as the head of sports at United Talent Agency (UTA) where he also serves on the board.
Paul said: “Live Nation’s artist-centric approach to business makes this a really natural fit for me. Going to an event live is one of the most powerful ways to experience sports and music, and I look forward to contributing to the company and the industry in this new way.”
AEG Europe has appointed Lynsey Wollaston (middle) as vice-president and general manager for European Festivals.
Wollaston has over 16 years of commercial and operations experience and will help to develop the strategic vision alongside the US AEG Presents senior leadership team. She will work across AEG’s portfolio of festivals including BST Hyde Park and All Points East in London, Bristol-based Forwards as well as Rock en Sein in Paris.
Prior to joining AEG, Wollaston held the role of managing director of festivals and events at Vision Nine Group, and previously served as the global operations director at IMG.
She said: “I am incredibly excited to join AEG Europe and help lead the European Festivals team in delivering memorable events for music fans. With AEG’s reputation for innovation and excellence, I look forward to working with Jim and the team to take the festival division to new heights.”
Elsewhere, Richard Lintker has joined the Baltimore Ravens NFL side as senior director of ticket sales and hospitality.
Lintker most recently worked for the Lehigh Valley Phantoms ice hockey team but also has experience in the NBA, NHL, WNBA and AFL.
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