1. AEG Owner Phillip Anschutz Says Anti-LGBTQ Reports Are 'Fake News'

    January 05, 2017 8:06 PM EST 0 0 0 "I unequivocally support the rights of all people without regard to sexual orientation." Phillip Anschutz is dismissing recent reports that has supported homophobic political groups as "fake news." "It is all garbage," ...

  2. Philip Anschutz, Owner of Coachella and Supporter of the Far-Right, Draws Criticism -- But Why Now?

    January 05, 2017 4:26 PM EST 0 0 2 In the Post-Trump Internet, any tweet or headline is liable to cause an explosion of coverage, often diminishing in quality the further it is removed from the source. Phillip Anschutz , owner of entertainment conglomerate AEG, has come under fire th ...

  3. Desert Trip Exec Jay Marciano Breaks Down How That First Weekend Went

    October 11, 2016 5:30 PM EDT 0 0 0 With the echoes of rock ‘n roll legends still lingering in the Coachella Valley in Indio, Calif., Desert Trip producers are gearing up for a repeat performance as the second weekend of the epic concert looms. “By and large it went very well,” says J ...

  4. Tim Leiweke: Where Will He Go After AEG? Smart Money’s on Sports …

    March 14, 2013 8:03 PM EDT In his role as president/CEO of AEG, Leiweke greenlighted some of the most successful live music projects of the past decade, including the acquisition of Concerts West and Coachella producer Goldenvoice; the partnership with the New Orleans Jaz ...

  5. 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 ...

  6. AEG Will Not Be Sold After All, Tim Leiweke Leaving Company

    March 14, 2013 12:41 PM EDT Anschutz Entertainment Group owner Phillip Anschutz has taken the company off of the market and president/CEO Tim Leiweke will leave the company, according to a statement released today. Leiweke will be replaced in his roles by CFO Dan Beckerman ...

  7. AEG Sale Likely to Attract L.A. Consortium Bid

    September 19, 2012 2:40 PM EDT AEG, which owns the global No.2 concert promoter in AEG Live, has been put on the block and is expected to bring in around $7 billion to $8 billion . The Los Angeles-based firm is likely to attract a bid from a local consortium, according to peopl ...

  8. Billboard Power 100: Tim Leiweke

    January 27, 2012 10:00 AM EST No. 9 Tim Leiweke President/CEO Anschutz Entertainment Group Twitter: @AEGworldwide The Man With The Plan... Tim Leiweke is the man whom enigmatic billionaire Phillip Anschutz trusted to build a sports and entertainment empire, and Leiweke has del ...