LONDON (CelebrityAccess MediaWire) — Chris Edmonds has been promoted to the post of managing director at Ticketmaster U.K., as well as executive vice president for international strategic partnerships at the company.
Edmonds' portfolio will continue to include business development in the company's U.K. operations, and he will be responsible developing company relationships with strategic partners internatationally.
A nine-year veteran with the company, Edmonds helped to lead Ticketmaster UK through the company's merger with Live Nation and oversaw ticketing operations for the London 2012 Olympic Games. Prior to joining Ticketmaster, Edmonds served as managing director for Wembley International.
“As we continue to expand our international business operations, Edmonds’s extensive knowledge and understanding of the ticketing and live event industries will be an invaluable addition to our international executive team,” said Mark Yovich, president of Ticketmaster International. – CelebrityAccess Staff Writers