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  1. Adam Friedman to Step Down As Nederlander CEO

    January 10, 2011 12:00 AM EST Nederlander Concerts CEO Adam Friedman will exit the company after serving in that capacity since 2006, Billboard.biz has learned. His last day at Nederlander will be Jan. 21; Friedman informed his staff of his decision this morning and a press re ...

  2. 79 House Of Blues Employees Axed

    December 11, 2006 12:00 AM EST Sources say a total of 79 people were cut loose from House Of Blues on Friday (Dec. 8) in the wake of the promoter's acquisition by Live Nation. Overall the total employee reduction is probably closer to 100. Since the time the acquisition wa ...

  3. Live Nation, HOB Deal Cleared By DOJ

    October 31, 2006 12:00 AM EST Sources at Live Nation confirm the Department of Justice has cleared Live Nation's $350 million acquisition of House Of Blues Entertainment. CEO Michael Rapino sent out an email to all Live Nation emp Sources at Live Nation confirm the Depart ...

  4. IAAM, HOB, Live Nation Link On Chapter Meetings

    October 31, 2006 12:00 AM EST The International Assn. of Assembly Managers (IAAM) is partnering with concert promoters House of Blues and Live Nation to organize local chapter meetings in a number of U.S. cities. The International Assn. of Assembly Managers (IAAM) is partnerin ...

  5. House Of Blues Headed To Seattle

    April 27, 2006 12:00 AM EDT HOB, Seattle Theatre Group developing venue. A new House Of Blues Club venue will be in Seattle, Wash., Billboard.biz has learned. House of Blues Entertainment, Inc. and the Seattle Theatre Group have entered into a preliminary agreement to develo ...

  6. Nederlander Names Friedman New CEO

    January 04, 2006 12:00 AM EST Former HOB exec takes reins Jan. 19. Former House Of Blues executive VP Adam Friedman has been named CEO of Nederlander Concerts, effective Jan. 19. Friedman will report to James M. Nederlander, chairman of the Nederlander Organization, and will b ...

  7. HOB Makes About-Face On Sale Of Concert Arm

    April 13, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Trojan: division pulled off the block. The concert division of House of Blues Entertainment is now off the block, Billboard.biz has learned. HOB CEO Greg Trojan informed employees of the live-entertainment company yesterday (April 12) that a sale ...

  8. HOB Atlantic City Names Buyer

    January 27, 2005 12:00 AM EST N.J. vet Levinstone shifts to new club. Promoter Stan Levinstone, former principle in Concerts East, will be the talent buyer at the new House of Blues in Atlantic City, N.J. As previously reported, the 10th HOB club will be the company's lar ...

  9. Touring Pro/Utsick Name VP

    August 16, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Suca takes on booking, event management. Touring Pro Events and Jack Utsick Presents, divisions of Worldwide Entertainment, have named Tina Suca as VP of booking and event management. Based at the Los Angeles office of Touring Pro Events, Suca wil ...

  10. House Of Blues Lands $30 Million Investment

    March 22, 2004 12:00 AM EST House of Blues (HOB) Entertainment has completed a $110 million recapitalization plan, with the announcement that Ares Management has invested $30 million in the company. House of Blues (HOB) Entertainment has completed a $110 million recapitaliza ...

  11. House Of Blues Lands $30 Million Investment

    March 22, 2004 12:00 AM EST House of Blues (HOB) Entertainment has completed a $110 million recapitalization plan, with the announcement that Ares Management has invested $30 million in the company. House of Blues (HOB) Entertainment has completed a $110 million recapitaliza ...

  12. Twista Capitalizes On 'Kamikaze' With Tour

    February 25, 2004 12:00 AM EST In the wake of his exploding record in "Kamikaze" (Atlantic), Twista will tour U.S. theaters this spring, before heading overseas. "Kamikaze" has sold more than 700,000 units in four weeks, according In the wake of his explodin ...

  13. HOB Names San Diego VP

    February 10, 2004 12:00 AM EST Chris Moore has been named VP of talent for House of Blues Concerts in San Diego. Chris Moore has been named VP of talent for House of Blues Concerts in San Diego. Reporting to Alex Hodges, executive VP of HOB talent, Moore will oversee buying act ...