Live Nation elects Cohl as Chairman

Other News Materials 5 February 2008 02:21 (UTC +04:00)

( Reuters ) - Touring and promotion company Live Nation Inc said on Monday it has elected Michael Cohl as chairman of its board, effective immediately.

Cohl, who was previously vice chairman of the company's board, will continue in his role as chairman and chief executive of Live Nation Artists.

Live Nation said Cohl is credited with developing the concept of 'global' touring and aftermarket tour revenue opportunities such as books, television shows, videos and merchandise.