Irving Azoff has resigned as chairman of Live Nation Entertainment, the country’s largest concert promoter and one of the biggest powers in the music industry, the company announced on Monday.
“After successfully overseeing the integration of Live Nation and Ticketmaster over the past two years, my job here is done,” Azoff said in a statement. “We put together the leading company across concert promotion, ticketing, sponsorship and artist management and delivered the great results promised by the merger.”
“I’m looking forward to returning to the entrepreneurial world and continuing to work with all my friends and colleagues at Live Nation,” he added.
HT: The Wrap