Chris Ring's After Dark Entertainment Expands


BUFFALO, NEW YORK (CelebrityAccess MediaWire) — Former Metropolitan Talent Presents talent buyer Chris Ring has added some new blood to his recently resurrected company, After Dark Entertainment. After leaving Metropolitan Talent in March of 09, Ring brought back his independently owned company to continue booking the Western New York markets he was responsible for while at Metropolitan.

Damon Bodine, Dennis Ferry, and Jessica Ritch have all joined the After Dark and will work out of the Buffalo, NY office starting immediately. Bodine & Ferry will be talent buyers for the company, booking talent throughout Buffalo NY, Rochester NY, and Southern Ontario while Jessica Ritch will act as the company's booking coordinator.

Bodine and Ferry joined from their own company Center Stage Concerts, where they handled booking all ages clubs in both Buffalo and Southern Ontario. Ritch joins from Hot 99.5 out of Washington, DC where she was the stations marketing director for the past 3 1/2 years.

"Im very excited to have everyone on board. They all bring something new, fresh, and unique to the company and will help ensure our success in the years to come," said Ring.