Nashville, TN (PRWEB) December 15, 2012
Prime Source Entertainment Group, an industry leader for booking and producing live entertainment events nationwide, announced today it named Mark Johnson general manager of the Texas market in the newly opened Sugar Land, TX office.
“As we further strengthen our market presence in new markets and our management team, we wanted someone with extensive expertise in building strong partnerships and clients for business growth,” said Andy Kerr, managing partner of Prime Source Entertainment Group. “Mark is forward thinking and has a proven record of success in leadership, new market penetration, business development, selling and negotiation. We believe he is the perfect leader to help drive our expansion.”
Mark started booking bands in high school and served as the Program Council Entertainment Chairman at the University of Houston for a couple of years where he booked and promoted many concerts with national recording artists. Since that time he has produced myriad concerts, festivals, and special events in multiple US markets. Mark has logged over 20 years in his own agencies booking local, regional and national acts for a wide variety of venues and events including the Tennessee Performing Arts Center in Nashville; The Grand Prix of Houston, TX and Cleveland, OH; Sienna Jazz Festival, Astrodome USA in Texas; Jamestown Arena in New York; the Pro Football Hall of Fame in Canton, OH and others. Mark recently obtained his Certified Festival and Event Executive (CFEE) designation from the International Festival and Events Association and currently serves on the board of directors of the Society of Talent & Entertainment Professionals as its Treasurer.
About Prime Source Entertainment Group
Prime Source Entertainment and Prime Source Productions, Inc. books and represents regional cover dance bands and national recording artists. Founded in 1988, we have helped our talent buyers book or hire bands and artists for corporate events, private parties, wedding receptions and college events in the United States and internationally.
Additional company information may be found on the Prime Source Entertainment Group’s websites, which may be accessed at http://www.primesourceentertainment.com/ and http://www.primesourceproductions.com.
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