MADISON ENTERTAINMENT HIRES TWO NEW BUYERS
Nashville-based Madison Entertainment has hired two new talent buyers: Jonathan Wayland and Phil Benito. Joining Madison Entertainment as Senior Talent Buyer, Wayland has been a talent buyer and event producer for seventeen years, most recently with Red Frog Events for the last three. Benito has been a booking force in the Florida market for almost twenty years, curating a range of events including the Gasparilla Music Festival, the Tampa Bay Margarita Fest and will join Madison Entertainment as Senior Talent Buyer for Southeast Markets. Wayland will be based in Madison’s Nashville, Tennessee office while Benito will maintain a Madison office in Tampa, Florida.
CAPS PAYROLL PROMOTES TODD DYER TO VP OF SALES
Cast & Crews’ CAPS Payroll has promoted Toddy Dyer to vice president, venues, music tours and live events. In his role at CAPS, Dyer supports festival, venue and touring act clients, working closely with them to deliver CAPS’ employer-of-record payroll services, including an efficient, digital and secure environment for staff on-boarding, timekeeping, document storage and workers’ compensation/medical insurance. “Todd has been a driving force behind the growth of CAPS’ profile in the venues, music tours and live-events industries and we are pleased to be able to recognize his efforts,” said Frank DeVito, svp, CAPS Payroll in a release.
C3 PRESENTS AND DEL KING ENTERTAINMENT TO BOOK MEXICO’S SHOWCENTER COMPLEX
Del King Entertainment and C3 Presents announced today that they have inked a partnership to program and book concerts at Showcenter Complex in Monterrey N.L, Mexico. Located in the heart of San Pedro Garza Garcia municipality, the venue has a retractable and configurable tier system with a capacity between 1,700 to 2,500 seats and up to 4,000 standing. Del King is part of Grupo Inmobiliario Monterrey, a key player in transformation of the city of Monterrey and developer of shopping center and entertainment spaces and other real estate projects.