Eric Herz was among the CCE layoffs.
Promoter/manager Bill Silva has hired talent buyer Eric Herz to oversee his Silva Touring/Bill Silva Presents divisions.
Herz, a former Avalon Attractions and Metropolitan Entertainment executive, previously booked the Wiltern and Avalon theaters in L.A. He was among the layoffs at Clear Channel Entertainment as the company restructured (Billboard.biz, Oct. 20). Herz will work out of Bill Silva Entertainment Los Angeles headquarters effective immediately.
Bill Silva Presents, along with Andrew Hewitt have been the exclusive promoter of the Hollywood Bowl since 1991. Bill Silva also manages recording artists Jason Mraz & Raul Midon and comedian/actress Margaret Cho.