EVENTBRITE ANNOUNCES FIRST QUARTER FINANCIAL EARNINGS CALL

Eventbrite has announced its first quarter financial earnings call for 2019. On May 1, Eventbrite’s management will host a conference call and webcast at 2:00 p.m. PT / 5:00 p.m. ET to discuss Eventbrite’s financial results and business developments after market close. Listeners can call in at (877) 682-6650 or (647) 689-5426 and a live webcast will be available here. An archived webcast of the conference call will be accessible on the same site and a telephonic replay of the conference call will be available until Wednesday, May 8, 2019, by dialing (800) 585-8367 or (416) 621-4642.


CAVALIERS ANNOUNCE LEADERSHIP ROLES FOR DIVERSITY & INCLUSION

The NBA Cleveland Cavaliers have named Cleveland-native Kevin Clayton as vice president of diversity, inclusion and engagement, a newly created position for all organizational properties including the NBA Cavaliers, AHL Cleveland Monsters, G-League Canton Charge, AFL Cleveland Gladiators, NBA 2KL Cavs Legion and Quicken Loans Arena. In his new role Clayton will lead the strategy, program planning and execution for diversity and inclusion initiatives to strengthen and expand the organization’s efforts to maintain a robust, welcoming and inclusive workplace culture. Corey James will also step into a new role as senior manager of community engagement and foundation development. He begins his 12th year with the Cavaliers organization in this new position after spending the last five seasons as the senior manager of partnership marketing.


MRG CONCERTS ENTERS A PARTNERSHIP WITH BOODANG MUSIC CANADA, NAMES NEW TALENT BUYER

The MRG Group has announced MRG Concerts and Boodang Music Canada will enter in a new partnership co-promoting electronic music experiences in Alberta. With this announcement, Viet Nguyen will be joining MRG Concerts as national senior talent buyer effective immediately. The MRG Concerts & Boodang partnership will expand to include dance music bookings across the country with Nguyen taking the lead for the genre. “I am incredibly excited to join the team at MRG,” Nguyen said in a release. “I’m looking forward to expanding my reach and booking the most exciting artists across the country. This is a fantastic opportunity for me to grow as a talent buyer and begin operating on a national level. I can’t wait to get started!”