Andrew Hewitt And Bill Silva Join Live Nation
October 25, 2011 at 8:43 AM (PT)
LIVE NATION ENTERTAINMENT has entered into an agreement with LOS ANGELES-based concert promoters ANDREW HEWITT and BILL SILVA covering SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA and LAS VEGAS, two of the largest music markets in NORTH AMERICA.
HEWITT and SILVA have produced thousands of events from small clubs to major stadiums, arenas and
amphitheaters, including the HOLLYWOOD BOWL. They have worked with some of the world's biggest artists including ERIC CLAPTON, COLDPLAY, MADONNA, THE POLICE, RADIOHEAD, ROLLING STONES and U2. In their new role(s), HEWITT and SILVA will join the LIVE NATION team in overseeing the booking, marketing and promotion of the company’s concerts in SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA and LAS VEGAS.
"ANDREW and BILL have some of the best relationships in the business and have distinguished themselves as true innovators and gifted music executives," said LIVE NATION CONCERTS Co-Pres. BOB ROUX. "Their proven talent and wealth of experience in working with both emerging artists and established superstars, combined with their incredible business acumen will help us to further develop and grow our business in SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA and LAS VEGAS."
"We are thrilled to be working with LIVE NATION ENTERTAINMENT in delivering the best experiences to artists and fans in the SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA and LAS VEGAS concert markets by attracting the world’s top talent," said HEWITT and SILVA. "Working together, we will be able to maximize our market leadership and grow our business in these major entertainment markets."