Live Nation Taps Michael Rilley For GM Of Dallas' The Pavilion At The Music Factory
September 8, 2016 at 12:35 PM (PT)
LIVE NATION ENTERTAINMENT has hired MICHAEL RILLEY as GM for its new DALLAS concert venue, THE PAVILION AT THE MUSIC FACTORY set to open SEPTEMBER 2017,.
RILLEY has over 25 years of live entertainment experience, most recently serving as GM for ARTS CENTER ENTERPRISES in SAN ANTONIO, overseeing the MAJESTIC and CHARLINE McCOMBS EMPIRE THEATRES. Prior to joining ACE, he managed the transition of another historic MAJESTIC THEATRE, this one in DALLAS, as it shifted from a private operator to a city-managed venue.
Said LIVE NATION NORTH AMERICAN CONCERTS DALLAS Pres. ANTHONY NICOLAIDIS: “Given MICHAEL’s incredible passion and extensive entertainment experience, we are thrilled to have him on board for the launch of this highly anticipated venue. He will be instrumental in making THE PAVILION a landmark destination for the people of DALLAS to enjoy concerts, theatre and lots of other live entertainment.”
The PAVILION will be the centerpiece of DALLAS-FORT WORTH’s newest dining and lifestyle center, THE MUSIC FACTORY, in IRVING, TX, which will be exclusively booked, promoted and operated by LIVE NATION.