Azoff MSG Buys Into Levity Entertainment
June 10, 2014 at 5:53 PM (PT)
AZOFF MSG ENTERTAINMENT (AMSGE) has acquired a 50% stake in LEVITY ENTERTAINMENT GROUP (LEG). enabling the combined forces to offer a national platform of live comedy venues, a premier comedy and reality television content production unit, talent management and online digital services.
“We are thrilled to have LEG join the AMSGE family,” AMSGE CEO IRVING AZOFF said. “ROBERT HARTMANN, STU SCHREIBERG NORM ALADJEM, and JUDI BROWN-MARMEL have built a unique ecosystem to identify talent and provide them with career and content opportunities that extend across multiple distribution platforms worldwide.”
"The partnership with AMSGE brings us a wealth of resources and relationships that will further allow us to grow our clients' careers and our overall business," said LEG CEO ROBERT HARTMANN. "There is only one IRVING - his knowledge and experience is unprecedented. I also happen to think he has a promising future as a stand-up."