Live Nation Entertainment has appointed Brittany Flores as President of Miami, US Concerts.
In her new position Flores will oversee the booking, marketing, and business operations for Live Nation in Miami, Ft. Lauderdale, West Palm Beach, and Jacksonville.
Meanwhile, Neil Jacobsen has been appointed as President of Tampa/Orlando, US Concerts.
Jacobsen will run the US Concerts business in Tampa, St. Petersburg, Orlando and the Florida Panhandle.
Flores and Jacobsen will report directly to Bob Roux, President of US Concerts at Live Nation.
In a newly created position, Jacobsen will also assume the role of Chief Operating Officer of Florida, and will oversee the firm’s development opportunities and long-term business planning throughout the state.
Brittany Flores joined Live Nation in 2012, working for Jacobsen and managing booking and programming for all venues within the US Concerts portfolio in Florida.
In 2017 she expanded her responsibilities, playing a role in opening Daily’s Place Boutique in Jacksonville, which hosted 30 shows in its inaugural season.
Prior to her impact on the live music scene in South Florida at Live Nation, she toured with British band MUSE.
Neil Jacobsen has been with Live Nation and the company’s predecessors for over four decades and has held top positions in the northeast with both the Don Law Company and Electric Factory Concerts.
He made the transition to head Live Nation’s Florida concert businesses in 2007.
“With Brittany and Neil at the helm, we are positioned to maximize the opportunities across this key region and bring more live music to Florida than ever before.”
Bob Roux, Live Nation Entertainment
Bob Roux, President of US Concerts, Live Nation Entertainment, said: “As the market leader, we’ve seen incredible growth in Florida over the past several years.
“With Brittany and Neil at the helm, we are positioned to maximize the opportunities across this key region and bring more live music to Florida than ever before.”Music Business Worldwide