Nederlander Names Eric Milhouse Dir./Talent; Promotes Wasserman And Anderson
February 3, 2016 at 11:34 AM (PT)
Industry veteran ERIC MILHOUSE has been named Dir./Talent for NEDERLANDER CONCERTS by CEO ALEX HODGES to enhance the concert promoter's growth nationally. The company has also promoted RENA WASSERMAN to SVP/Production and Operations and JENNIFER ANDERSON to Marketing Manager for CENTRAL and NORTHERN CALIFORNIA, effective immediately.
MILHOUSE will book and promote live entertainment for NEDERLANDER’s roster of venues and third-party facilities, bolstering the company’s existing CALIFORNIA assets. He will also collaborate with PARAGON PRESENTS and PAUL THORNTON to promote events at the new SKYLINE THEATER in AUSTIN, opening this SPRING, as well as other markets.
Most recently, MILHOUSE worked for GOLDENVOICE/AEG LIVE, booking acts at CLUB NOKIA at LA LIVE and THE FOX THEATER POMONA. He also developed talent strategies and industry relationships for the COACHELLA VALLEY MUSIC AND ARTS FESTIVAL Prior to that, he was the NATIONAL TALENT BUYER for nearly seven years at the BELLY UP in SAN DIEGO, where he produced over more than shows a year.
Decade-plus veteran RENA WASSERMAN will oversee the company’s award-winning venues as well as business development, expansion initiatives and business opportunities both locally and in new markets. From 2005-'15, Wasserman was the GM for NEDERLANDER's award-winning GREEK THEATRE in LOS ANGELES. WASSERMAN has been nominated multiple times for NORTH AMERICA’s “Facility Executive of the Year” by POLLSTAR MAGAZINE and won three times.
JENNIFER ANDERSON currently manages the marketing and promotions for the CITY NATIONAL CIVIC OF SAN JOSE and NEDERLANDER shows playing the BAY AREA. Her role is being expanded to oversee marketing for the VINA ROBLES AMPHITHEATRE in PASO ROBLES.and events playing the CENTRAL COAST. She previously worked for BOULEBARD NEW MEDIA/METRO NEWSPAPERS as a Marketing Manager.