AEG Europe

  1. Thomas Miserendino Appointed President & CEO, AEG Europe

    October 07, 2013 8:52 AM EDT Veteran live entertainment exec Thomas Miserendino has been named President & CEO, AEG Europe, it was announced today (Oct. 7) by Jay Marciano, Chief Operating Officer, AEG.   Effective immediately, Miserendino moves from his current post as ...

  2. AEG: With Tim Leiweke Out, What’s Next?

    March 14, 2013 6:06 PM EDT With Anschutz Entertainment Group off the block and the subsequent resignation of president/CEO Tim Leiweke , the question now moves from “what’s it worth?” to “what’s next?”   Bidders did not reach owner Phillip Anschutz’s magic number of arou ...

  3. AEG Live, Royal Parks Ink Summer Concert Deal in London's Hyde Park

    November 05, 2012 5:12 PM EST AEG Live and the Royal Parks have announced a five-year deal to produce six summer concerts each year at London's Hyde Park, beginning in 2013. Further details about the events are forthcoming. Register today for the Billboard Touring Confere ...

  4. BRIT Awards Moves To O2 Arena

    September 06, 2010 12:00 AM EDT The BRIT Awards has confirmed its move to London's O2 Arena. The annual awards ceremony, organized by U.K. trade body the BPI, will take place on Feb. 15. It is sponsored by MasterCard. The move to the O2 had been expected. Earls Court confir ...

  5. BRIT Awards To Move From Earls Court

    July 23, 2010 12:00 AM EDT The BRIT Awards looks set to take place at the O2 Arena in London from 2011 after Earls Court representatives confirmed it was moving. The annual awards bash for the music industry, which is televised live on ITV 1, has been at Earls Court in West ...

  6. Julie Andrews' Return To U.K. Stage

    November 25, 2009 12:00 AM EST Julie Andrews is to return to the U.K. stage for the first time in 30 years with a one-off performance at London's O2 arena on May 8, 2010. "An Evening with Julie Andrews" will see a night of music from her "greatest stage and ...

  7. Sky Signs Up As O2 Brand Partner

    August 25, 2009 12:00 AM EDT U.K. digital satellite broadcaster Sky has signed a five-year deal with AEG to become a brand partner for the O2 entertainment complex in London, which will include a customer reward program for VIP access to events at the venue and TV rights. Sky ...

  8. O2 To Offer British Music Experience

    January 20, 2009 12:00 AM EST The British Music Experience, an interactive take on U.K. rock history, will open at London's O2 arena on March 6 with initial backing from the venue's operator AEG Europe and three major sponsors. Promoter Harvey Goldsmith, chairman of ...

  9. Snow Patrol Returns To O2

    November 04, 2008 12:00 AM EST Multi-platinum U.K. melodic-rock act Snow Patrol will return to London's O2 arena for two dates on their "Take Back the Cities" 2009 tour. The March 14 and 15 dates will be the band's first at the 18,500-capacity O2 since June ...

  10. London's O2 Claims 10,000,000 Visitors

    October 08, 2008 12:00 AM EDT AEG Group says this week will see the 10 millionth visitor to its O2 entertainment site in London since it opened in June 2007. The figure counts visitors to all areas of the O2 site, which includes the main O2 Arena, the smaller Indigo2 venue plu ...

  11. AEG's Campbell To Keynote ERA Conference

    June 06, 2008 12:00 AM EDT David Campbell, president and CEO of AEG Europe, will become the first speaker from outside the record and retail industries to address an Entertainment Retailers Association convention when he delivers a keynote speech June 19 at ERA's annua ...

  12. Touring, Indies Rule Midem

    January 29, 2008 12:00 AM EST Live music and independent labels held sway on the third day of Midem panels. Laurence Bell, founder of Domino Records - home to Arctic Monkeys and Franz Ferdinand -- was the big draw as he opened-up on some of his guiding business and creative ph ...

  13. Credit Suisse To Sponsor The O2

    October 12, 2005 12:00 AM EDT First partner for AEG-operated London venue. Live-entertainment U.S. company Anschutz Entertainment Group (AEG) has nabbed investment bank Credit Suisse to be its first sponsorship partner for The O2, the London-based entertainment venue formerly ...

  14. Credit Suisse To Sponsor The O2

    October 12, 2005 12:00 AM EDT First partner for AEG-operated London venue. Live-entertainment U.S. company Anschutz Entertainment Group (AEG) has nabbed investment bank Credit Suisse to be its first sponsorship partner for The O2, the London-based entertainment venue formerly ...