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Live Nation Entertainment – Why Work For Us?


We are the leader for live entertainment.  Every 20 minutes, somewhere in the world, there is a Live Nation Entertainment event.   We are comprised of four major divisions, each of which is a global leader:

Ticketmaster is the global event ticketing leader with 400,000,000 tickets sold, 180,000 events ticketed, 12,000 clients in 19 countries. 

Live Nation Concerts the largest producer of live music concerts with 60,000,000 fans, 23,000 Events, 3,000 Artists in 33 Countries.

Artist Nation is the world's leading artist management company with 50+ Managers, 200+ Artists, and 750,000,000 Social Media Fans.  Our Artists Inspire Millions…

Live Nation Media & Sponsorship delivers highly effective music marketing programs across 750+ brands enabling advertisers to tap into 34,000,000 unique monthly visitors, ​129,000,000 names in consumer database, and ​12,000,000 Mobile APP Downloads.

Check out the video below to get a peek of who we are and what we do...

Michael Rapino

President, Chief Executive Officer and Director

Michael Rapino was named President and Chief Executive Officer of the newly created Live Nation Entertainment in January 2010. 

Joe Berchtold

Chief Operating Officer

Joe Berchtold serves as Live Nation’s Chief Operating Officer.

Michael Rowles

General Counsel and Secretary

Michael G. Rowles was appointed as Executive Vice President and General Counsel of Live Nation in March 2006. Prior to joining Live Nation, Michael served as Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary of Entravision Communications Corporation, a diverse Spanish-language media company located in Santa Monica, California, since September 2000.


John Hopmans

Executive Vice President - Mergers and Acquisitions and Strategic Finance

John Hopmans was appointed Executive Vice President, Mergers and Acquisitions and Strategic Finance in April 2008. He oversees the company’s merger and acquisition activities and focuses on strategic finance options as the company continues to develop additional revenue streams around its core business of live music.

Kathy Willard

Chief Financial Officer

As CFO of Live Nation Entertainment, Kathy Willard oversees the finances of the world's largest live entertainment, ticketing and eCommerce company.

At Live Nation Entertainment, our benefits philosophy is simple: When you’re at the
top of your game, so are we. That’s why we offer a wide selection of benefit plans and
programs to keep you feeling great and help you reach your full potential.  With attracting and retaining top talent as a primary priority, we offer a comprehensive rewards package, which may include:  

  • Generous Paid Time-Off Package
  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance (immediate enrollment, no waiting period)
  • Employer Paid Life Insurance (2 X Base Salary)
  • Long-term and Short-term Disability
  • 401(k) Match and Savings Program 
  • Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA)
  • Health Savings Accounts (HSA)
  • Maternity/Paternity Leave
  • Adoption Assistance
  • Employee Referral Program

On top of ensuring our employees are taken care of, we also offer a variey of additional programs that are designed for our employees to get more out of their life inside and outside the office:

  • Commuter Benefits Program
  • Amphitheater Access Pass
  • Employee Tickets Concierge
  • Pet Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Tuition Assistance Program
  • Various Corporate Discounts


One Nation Under Music

Live Nation Entertainment will challenge and engage you.  The pace here is fast, the atmosphere is fun, and passion is what ties us together. We offer a broad spectrum of unique and engaging career opportunities. Visit any of our offices or venues and you'll find a diverse mix of passionate employees, helping fans around the globe connect with the artists, teams and events they love. As a global and growing business, we can truly offer a world of opportunities to expand your skills and develop your career.

At Live Nation Entertainment we support (RED)’s vision towards reaching a trailblazing milestone:

That’s why we’ve teamed up with (RED), a nonprofit organization that partners with the world’s most iconic brands to generate contributions to the Global Fund to fight AIDS. 100 percent of contributions go to work on the ground, providing prevention, treatment, counseling, HIV testing and care services for people living with HIV/AIDS.

Fans can join the fight by contributing up to $25 when purchasing tickets for select concerts, sports, theater and family events on and 

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    A good place to work. Great culture. Fast paced. Never dull.

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    I worked at Live Nation Entertainment full-time (more than 10 years)


    Profile of Company, opportunity to work at or attend a wide variety of live events, great client base -- diverse.


    high demand -- not always the best work-life balance;

    Positive Outlook
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    I applied online – interviewed at Live Nation Entertainment.

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    I thought it was going to be a uptight scary interview but it truly turned out to be an interview at a cafe at Univerval city walk. It was very casual and although I don't drink coffee, just the thought of being in a cafe brought my nerves down. My interviewer was very nice as well very laid back but professional at the same time.

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    • This was for the Latin division so I was asked who are my favorite Latin artists as well as what were some of the most recent concerts I had attended.   Answer Question
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Additional Info

Headquarters Hollywood, CA
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 2005
Type Company - Public (LYV)
Industry Arts, Entertainment & Recreation
Revenue $5 to $10 billion (USD) per year

Live Nation Entertainment is the single largest provider of live entertainment in the world and comprised of four market leaders: Ticketmaster, Live Nation Concerts, Artist Nation and Live Nation Media & Sponsorship. Ticketmaster is the global event ticketing leader with 400,000,000 tickets sold, 180,000 events ticketed, 12,000 clients in 18 countries. Live Nation Concerts has become the single largest provider of live entertainment in the world producing over 23,000 shows annually for more than 3000 artists in 33 countries. Artist Nation is the world’s largest artist... More

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