Live shows veteran, Toby Leighton-Pope, will head the newly fashioned TEG Europe within the place of Managing Director, efficient in the present day (Monday, August 1), TEG has introduced.
Leighton-Pope will oversee the operation, strategic path and enlargement of TEG’s UK-based Built-in Dwell Leisure ticketing, venue, digital and knowledge operations.
The British exec’s profession in dwell music has included selling acts resembling Bruce Springsteen, Michael Bublé and Olly Murs; indie acts, together with Arcade Fireplace and Jack Johnson.
When he promoted the Arduous Rock Calling Pageant, he labored with artists resembling Paul McCartney, Stevie Marvel, Paul Simon and The Who.
TEG CEO, Geoff Jones, welcomed Leighton-Pope to the worldwide TEG Household, saying: “Toby’s excellent file within the dwell leisure trade speaks for itself.
“His concepts, connections, and infectious enthusiasm make him the proper alternative to guide the additional enlargement of TEG’s profitable built-in mannequin into the colourful UK and European markets.”
“Toby’s excellent file within the dwell leisure trade speaks for itself. His concepts, connections, and infectious enthusiasm make him the proper alternative.”
Geoff Jones, TEG
Leighton-Pope mentioned: “I’m thrilled to hitch TEG as Managing Director of TEG EUROPE. Prior to now decade, Geoff and his staff have constructed TEG from Australia’s main ticketing firm, TICKETEK, into an more and more world and main participant in Dwell Leisure, ticketing, venue, digital and knowledge.”
Persevering with, Leighton-Pope acknowledged: “I’m thrilled to be working with the gifted and passionate TEG EUROPE Crew together with Richard Buck [the former CEO of TEG MJR] who’s taking up a significant position for us as Head of European Touring & Center East Partnerships.”
“I’m thrilled to be working with the gifted and passionate TEG EUROPE Crew.”
Toby leighton-pope, TEG
Leighton-Pope additional added: “We have now an enormous alternative to develop our enterprise and construct on TEG’s enduring observe file of touring success in Live shows, Sport, Festivals, Theatre, Musicals, Exhibitions, Household Leisure, Comedy, and e-sports, and Ticketek’s 40+ years’ expertise ticketing main worldwide occasions and partnering with the world’s premier Venues.”
TEG EUROPE, fashioned in July 2022, includes TEG LIVE EUROPE, which has toured artists together with Snoop Dogg, Sia, Hans Zimmer, 50 Cent and Tom Jones; TICKETEK, an end-to-end ticketing companies supplier; OVATION, TEG’s knowledge science and analytics enterprise; PROPAGANDA, a UK indie rock & roll night time membership model, and TEG VENUES, which incorporates 10 owned, operated, co-promoted, and programmed Venues all through the UK.
In July 2022, Australia-born music NFT startup, Serenade, introduced the appointment of Leighton-Pope, together with different music trade executives, to its advisory board to supply steering and perception into elementary points pertaining to the corporate’s UK presence.
After exiting Dwell Nation in September 2016, Leighton-Pope, together with co-executive, Steve Homer, have been each tapped by AEG to move its dwell music arm, AEG Dwell UK, as joint CEOs.Music Enterprise Worldwide