Live Nation, the world's largest promoter and venue operator, has promoted Kate Ramos to the newly created position of senior VP of Touring Alliances. She reports jointly to Live Nation Alliances president Russell Wallach and president of North American Concerts Jason Garner.

In her new role, Ramos will work as a liaison between the company's Touring and Alliances divisions to develop sponsorship opportunities for artists and the company's corporate clients. She will be based in Live Nation's Los Angeles headquarters.

Most recently, Ramos served as senior VP of Latin touring at Live Nation. During her career, Ramos has worked with such Latin acts as Shakira, Marc Anthony, Mana and Luis Miguel, along with the annual Juntos en Concierto tour. She began her career in Australia as a Spanish language interpreter for touring artists from Mexico, and Central and South America.