Live Nation Names Mike Evans Pres./Arenas
June 21, 2010 at 5:20 PM (PT)
LIVE NATION has appointed MIKE EVANS to a newly created post of Pres./Arenas. He will be responsible for managing LIVE NATION’s North American arena partners and will report to LIVE NATION CEO/Concerts JASON GARNER.
Previously, EVANS was EVP/Sports and Entertainment for SMG, where he was responsible for heading its Booking Division for stadiums, arenas and theaters worldwide. "MIKE EVANS has distinguished himself as a leader and specialist for successful arena relationships nationwide," JASON GARNER said. "His expertise makes him the right man to oversee LIVE NATION’s North American arena business. We want to thank SMG for working with LIVE NATION in aiding a smooth transition. We look forward to LIVE NATION’s continued relationship with SMG and the arenas they manage."