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  1. IAVM's Annual Confab Offers a New Brand

    July 18, 2012 7:05 PM EDT The names have changed - the former International Assn. of Assembly Managers is now the International Assn. of Venue Managers, and its annual conference and trade show is now VenueConnect - but the motivations to attend remain the same for this 87 ...

  2. How to Boost Bookings: A No-Holds-Barred IAVM Panel Spells it Out

    August 08, 2011 6:22 AM EDT Well, this one sure wasn't your granddaddy's talent panel. Called "Your Deal Sucks 101" and moderated by a manic Dan Steinberg, talent buyer at Auburn, Wash.-based Square Peg Presents, the annual "agency forum" at t ...

  3. MIDEM 2011: A Fine Music Business Conference. And Just A Little More

    January 28, 2011 1:41 PM EST MIDEM has long been one of, if not the ultimate annual dipstick for the music business. And so it's worth paying careful attention to what came up this year -- the 45th iteration of the event. This year's ran from Jan. 22 to Jan. 26. Onc ...

  4. IAVM President Dexter King To Retire

    October 27, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Dexter King announced his retirement as president and CEO of the International Association of Venue Managers (formerly International Assn. of Assembly Managers), to take effect Sept. 4, 2011. Since joining IAVM in 1976, King has played a key role ...

  5. @ IAAM: 4 Tips For Small Market Venues To Attract Events

    July 24, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Ways for small market venues to attract and create events were discussed at a panel here at the George R. Brown Convention Center as part of the Venue Connect annual conference and trade show, produced by the International Assn. of Assembly Manage ...

  6. Sydney Entertainment Centre To Relaunch

    September 04, 2009 12:00 AM EDT The new operators of the Sydney Entertainment Centre have spoken for the first time about their determination to return the venue as a top concerts destination. "We're going to rebrand and relaunch the SEC," the venue's GM Stev ...

  7. ON THE ROAD: CROWD CONTROL

    November 18, 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 ...

  8. 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 ...

  9. 9,000 Artists, 2,000 Indie Labels Owed Royalties

    September 18, 2006 12:00 AM EDT SoundExchange trying to locate them by Dec. 15. SoundExchange is trying to locate about 9,000 recording artists and 2,000 independent record companies before Dec. 15 when their claims for performance royalties will no longer be accepted for 1996 t ...

  10. On The Road

    August 08, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Agents sent a primary message to the audiences of the "Fill Your Book . . . And Still Sleep at Night" panel at the International Assn. of Assembly Managers July 18 conference in Washington, D.C. Read Agents sent a primary message to the ...

  11. Upcoming Tours: Chili Peps, AC/DC, Motley Crue

    July 21, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Agencies discuss multiple trek possibilities. At a session during the International Assn. of Assembly Managers (IAAM) conference in Washington, D.C. earlier this week, panelists from several major booking agencies named tours possible for later th ...

  12. On The Road

    July 11, 2005 12:00 AM EDT David Ross, director of the Show Me Center at Southeast Missouri State University in Cape Girardeau, Mo., will be installed as president of the International Assn. of Assembly Managers at the IAAM's a David Ross, director of the Show Me Cente ...

  13. On The Road

    March 07, 2005 12:00 AM EST An increased focus on education will mark this year's district meetings of the International Assn. of Assembly Managers, beginning with the District 6 meeting March 4-7. Read Ray Waddell's column. An increased focus on education will mar ...

  14. New Technologies Raise Legal Questions At Venues

    August 02, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Developing technologies are beginning to raise new legal issues for performance venues, as the rights of patrons and artists potentially collide. That was the warning delivered by Denis Clive Braham d RENO, NEV. -- Developing technologies are begi ...

  15. New Technologies Raise Legal Questions At Venues

    August 02, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Developing technologies are beginning to raise new legal issues for performance venues, as the rights of patrons and artists potentially collide. That was the warning delivered by Denis Clive Braham d New Technologies Raise Legal Questions At Venu ...

  16. Venue Operators Talk Talent At IAAM

    July 26, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Slow touring season, NHL strike are hot topics. Two issues are top of mind for those in attendance at the International Assn. of Assembly Managers (IAAM) conference: a difficult touring environment and the looming National Hockey League work stopp ...

  17. UMI's Kennedy Optimistic In MIDEM Keynote

    January 26, 2004 12:00 AM EST The music industry reached a plateau in 2003 and is poised for improvement in 2004, according to Universal Music International COO John Kennedy. The music industry reached a plateau in 2003 and is poised for improvement in 2004, according to Unive ...

  18. UMI's Kennedy Optimistic In MIDEM Keynote

    January 26, 2004 12:00 AM EST The music industry reached a plateau in 2003 and is poised for improvement in 2004, according to Universal Music International COO John Kennedy. The music industry reached a plateau in 2003 and is poised for improvement in 2004, according to Unive ...

  19. Venue Manager John Friedmann Dies

    January 13, 2004 12:00 AM EST Facility manager John Friedmann, executive director of the Jackson County Sports Complex Authority in Kansas City, Mo., died Jan. 9 at Truman Medical Center in the city. Friedmann, 71, had been in cri Facility manager John Friedmann, executive dir ...