People: SFX Entertainment Inc (SFXE.OQ)

SFXE.OQ on NASDAQ Stock Exchange Global Select Market

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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Robert Sillerman

66 2011 Chairman of the Board of Directors, Chief Executive Officer

Gregory Consiglio

48 2015 President, Chief Operating Officer

Joseph Rascoff

68 2015 Vice Chairman of the Board

Mitchell Slater

52 2012 Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors

Richard Rosenstein

53 2014 Chief Financial Officer, Chief Administrative Officer

Timothy Crowhurst

38 2015 President and Head of Strategic Development

Ritty van Straalen

40 2015 Chief Executive Officer and President of Live Entertainment

Kevin Arrix

45 2015 Executive Vice President - Global Brand Partnerships

Robert Damon

59 Chief Accounting Officer, Senior Vice President

Christopher Stephenson

49 2012 Chief Marketing Officer

Howard Tytel

67 2012 General Counsel

John Miller

69 2012 Lead Independent Director

Andrew Bazos

51 2013 Director

D. Geoffrey Armstrong

56 2012 Independent Director

Pasquale Manocchia

53 2013 Independent Director

Michael Meyer

48 2013 Independent Director

Edward Simon

68 2012 Independent Director

Biographies

Name Description

Robert Sillerman

Mr. Robert F.X. Sillerman is Chairman of the Board of Directors, Chief Executive Officer of SFX Entertainment Inc., since the company inception. He has served as Executive Chairman of the board of directors of Viggle Inc. ("Viggle") (formerly, Function(x) Inc.), a media company, since February 2012 and as its Chief Executive Officer since June 2012. Since January 2008, he has served as director and from January 2008 to January 2013, served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Circle Entertainment, Inc. ("Circle"), a company developing location-based entertainment venues. Mr. Sillerman also served as the Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of CKX, Inc., a company that owns, develops, manages and commercially uses entertainment content, from February 2005 until May 2010. From August 2000 to February 2005, Mr. Sillerman was Chairman of FXM, Inc., a private investment firm. Mr. Sillerman is the founder of FXM Asset Management, LLC, the managing member of MJX Asset Management, a company principally engaged in the management of collateralized loan obligation funds, and served as its managing member from November 2003 through April 2010. Prior to that, Mr. Sillerman served as the Executive Chairman, a member of the Office of the Chairman and a director of SFX Entertainment Inc., a company that owned and operated live entertainment venues, from its formation in December 1997 through its sale to Clear Channel Communications Inc. in August 2000.

Gregory Consiglio

Mr. Gregory Consiglio has been appointed as President, Chief Operating Officer of SFX Entertainment, Inc., effective January 22, 2015. He having joined Viggle in May 2011 as Head of Business Development. From August 2006 to February 2010, Mr. Consiglio served in a variety of roles at Ticketmaster Entertainment, Inc., most recently as Executive Vice President, Business Development where he oversaw the company’s new business initiatives including online affiliate sales and marketing, online sponsorships, advertising sales, third party alliances, resale sponsorships and the creation and management of new revenue streams beyond ticketing. Mr. Consiglio also served in a variety of business development roles at America Online, Inc. over the course of seven years, primarily in its International Division, overseeing new market development and substantially expanding AOL’s global footprint.

Joseph Rascoff

Mr. Joseph F. Rascoff is Vice Chairman of the Board of SFX Entertainment Inc. Mr. Rascoff is a business manager for musical artists. As a co-founder of The RZO Companies, an organization involved in the music industry as a tour producer and business manager, he has represented artists in recording contract negotiations, music publishing administration, licensing, royalty compliance and touring since 1978. Clients of The RZO Companies include The Rolling Stones, U2, David Bowie and Sting. From February 2011 through March 2014, he was a director and Chairman of the Audit Committee of Viggle. Since 2005, Mr. Rascoff has been a director of Van Wagner Communications, LLC, a privately held advertising and media company. From 1974 to 1978, Mr. Rascoff was an audit partner at Hurdman and Cranstoun, a predecessor accounting firm of KPMG LLP. Mr. Rascoff served as a Trustee of The University of Pennsylvania from 1992 to 1996, is on the Board of Overseers of the University of Pennsylvania Libraries, and President of the Board of Trustees of The Bishop's School, La Jolla, California, from 2005 to 2011. Mr. Rascoff is a graduate of The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania.

Mitchell Slater

Mr. Mitchell J. Slater is Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors of SFX Entertainment Inc., since October 2012. Mr. Slater served as Chief Operating Officer of CKX, Inc. from 2005 to 2010; as Executive Vice President of FXM Investment Corporation from 2000 to 2005; and as Executive Vice President of SFX Entertainment Inc. from 1998 to 2000. Mr. Slater is the founder of De Novo Legal, a legal solutions company that focuses on document review, temporary legal staffing and electronic discovery, and from 2002 until 2011 served as a principal of that company. Mr. Slater is a former board member and current Observer to the Board of Trustees of Muhlenberg College, a member of the Board of Trustees of The Garden School, a private college prepatory school in Jackson Heights, New York, and former President and current member of the board of directors of Lifebeat, a non-profit music organization that fosters HIV/AIDS prevention. We believe that Mr. Slater is qualified to serve as a member of our Board of Directors because of his experience as an executive at several entertainment companies.

Richard Rosenstein

Mr. Richard J. Rosenstein is Chief Financial Officer, Chief Administrative Officer of SFX Entertainment Inc. He had been the company Executive Vice President of Corporate Strategy & Development since October 2012. He was named the company Chief Financial Officer in February 2013. Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Rosenstein was Vice President at Baron Capital, Inc., a money management firm, from 2007 to 2012. Before that, he was Partner at Keel Capital Management LLC, a hedge fund, from 2004 to 2007. Prior to 2004, Mr. Rosenstein was a Managing Director at The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., where he covered media companies in equity research, co-headed Communacopia Research and served on the stock selection committee.

Timothy Crowhurst

Mr. Timothy J. Crowhurst is President and Head of Strategic Development of SFX Entertainment Inc. Prior to joining SFX, Mr. Crowhurst founded White Oak, an investment management and corporate advisory firm focused on internet, media and entertainment. Prior to White Oak, Mr. Crowhurst was with Goldman, Sachs & Co. from 1999 through 2012, where, most recently, he served as a Managing Director in the Technology, Media and Telecom Group within the Investment Banking Division. Mr. Crowhurst is a Term Member of the Council on Foreign Relations, and a board member of HealthRight International, a charitable organization focused on health and human rights. Mr. Crowhurst holds an A.B. degree in economics from the University of Chicago.

Ritty van Straalen

Mr. Ritty van Straalen is Chief Executive Officer and President of Live Entertainment of SFX Entertainment, Inc. Mr. van Straalen has served as the Managing Director of Live Events for the Company since September 2013, primarily responsible for organizing live music events. Prior to his employment with the Company, Mr. van Straalen served as Chief Executive Officer of ID&T North America, a division of ID&T Holding B.V., a Dutch entertainment and medium enterprise (“ID&T”), from September 2012 to May 2014. From February 2010 to September 2012, Mr. van Straalen served as Chief Executive Officer of multiple ID&T subsidiaries and was responsible for their day-to-day operations and overall success. Prior to that, Mr. van Straalen served as Chief Operating Officer of ID&T, from May 2008 until February 2010. ID&T was acquired by the Company in October 2013.

Kevin Arrix

Mr. Kevin Arrix has been appointed as Executive Vice President - Global Brand Partnerships of SFX Entertainment, Inc., effective January 22, 2015. He having joined Viggle in December 2011. From January 2003 to October 2011, Mr. Arrix served in a variety of leadership and sales roles at Viacom Inc., most recently as Executive Vice President, Digital Advertising at MTV Networks where he was in charge of sales, operations, strategy and integrated marketing for all of the company’s digital brands including MTV, Nickelodeon and Comedy Central. Mr. Arrix also served in a variety of leadership and sales roles at Turner Broadcasting over the course of eight years, primarily in its International Sales Division, growing its CNN International and Cartoon Network brands outside of the US.

Robert Damon

Mr. Robert Damon is Chief Accounting Officer, Senior Vice President of SFX Entertainment Inc. He has been the company Chief Accounting Officer since February 2013. Mr. Damon was the Vice President and Corporate Controller of Katz Media Group, Inc., a leading media representation firm for radio, television and digital media clients, from 1995 until 2000, when Mr. Damon was promoted to Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, a position he held until 2012. Mr. Damon was also Corporate Controller at Liberty Fabrics, Inc. from 1991 to 1995 and Senior Manager of Ernst & Young from 1983 to 1991.

Christopher Stephenson

Mr. Christopher Stephenson is Chief Marketing Officer of SFX Entertainment Inc., since November 2012. Mr. Stephenson was most recently President and Chief Operating Officer of Viggle, a publicly traded media company, from May 2011 to November 2012. From September 2009 to May 2011, Mr. Stephenson was Chief Marketing Officer at Interscope Records, part of Universal Music Group. Mr. Stephenson was General Manager of Global Marketing for Microsoft, Inc. from March 2006 to September 2009 and was also the Senior Vice President of Marketing at House of Blues Entertainment, LLC, a live entertainment venue management company, from 1996 to 2001, where he focused on brand development and online content. Mr. Stephenson's experience also includes his role as Senior Vice President of Marketing for MTV Networks Inc., where he managed multiple award-winning international advertising campaigns, developed multiple sponsor-driven programs, including the European Music Awards.

Howard Tytel

Mr. Howard J. Tytel is General Counsel of SFX Entertainment Inc., since February 2012. He is also currently Counsel in the Corporate and Securities group of Reed Smith LLP. Mr. Tytel served as the Senior Executive Vice President, Director of Legal and Governmental Affairs and director of CKX, Inc. from February 2005 to February 2012, the Executive Vice President and Director of Legal and Governmental Affairs of FXM, Inc. from August 2000 to February 2005 and the Executive Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary and director of SFX Entertainment Inc. from December 1997 through August 2000.

John Miller

Mr. John D. Miller is Lead Independent Director of SFX Entertainment Inc., since October 2012. Since June 2004, Mr. Miller has been the Chief Investment Officer of W.P. Carey & Co. LLC, a net lease real estate company. Mr. Miller is also a founder and Non-Managing Member of StarVest Partners, L.P., a $150 million venture capital investment fund formed in 1998. Since February 2011, he has been a director of Viggle. Mr. Miller was also a director of Circle from January 2009 to August 2012. From February 2005 through January 2009, when he resigned, Mr. Miller served as a director of CKX, Inc., a company that owns, develops, manages and commercially uses entertainment content. From 1995 to 1998, Mr. Miller was President of Rothschild Ventures Inc., the private investment unit of Rothschild North America, a subsidiary of the worldwide Rothschild Group. He was also President and CEO of Equitable Capital Management Corporation, an investment advisory subsidiary of The Equitable, where he worked for 24 years beginning in 1969.

Andrew Bazos

Dr. Andrew N. Bazos M.D. is Director of SFX Entertainment Inc., since November 2012. Dr. Bazos is an orthopedic surgeon specializing in sports medicine, arthroscopy, and knee and shoulder surgery. Dr. Bazos earned a degree with honors in biochemistry from Harvard University and graduated from Yale University School of Medicine. Following a general surgery internship at Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center in New York City, Dr. Bazos completed his residency training at Columbia-Presbyterian's New York Orthopedic Hospital. Since that time, he has co-authored numerous clinical research projects and international presentations. Dr. Bazos completed a fellowship in Sports Medicine and Arthroscopy at NYU-Hospital for Joint Diseases in New York City in 1993. After being awarded the position of medical director and house physician for Yankee Stadium in 1989, Dr. Bazos founded Sports & Entertainment Physicians, PC, which focuses on comprehensive medical coverage for large-capacity venues in the greater New York City area. In addition to his ongoing role at Yankee Stadium providing venue coverage, Dr. Bazos and his company have served in a similar capacity at Madison Square Garden since 1990 and the US Open Tennis Championships since 2011. Dr. Bazos has also served as Tournament Physician at the Big East Basketball Championships since 2006. Dr. Bazos is a partner at Western Connecticut Orthopedic Specialists, PC and since 1993 has served as an Associate Clinical Professor of Orthopedic Surgery in the Sports Medicine Department at NYU-Hospital for Joint Diseases in New York City, where he maintains operating privileges.

D. Geoffrey Armstrong

Mr. D. Geoffrey Armstrong is Independent Director of SFX Entertainment Inc., since December 2012. Mr. Armstrong is currently Chief Executive Officer of 310 Partners, a private investment firm. Mr. Armstrong has been a director, since November 2003, of Nexstar Broadcasting Group, Inc., a television broadcasting company, and, since June 2001, a director of Radio One, Inc., a radio broadcasting company, both publicly held companies. From March 1999 through September 2000, Mr. Armstrong was the Chief Financial Officer of AMFM, Inc., a radio broadcasting company, publicly traded on the New York Stock Exchange until it was purchased by Clear Channel Communications Inc. in September 2000. Mr. Armstrong was also Chief Operating Officer and a director of Capstar Broadcasting Corporation, which merged with AMFM, Inc. in 1999. Additionally, he was a founder of SFX Broadcasting, which went public in 1993, and he subsequently served as Chief Financial Officer, Chief Operating Officer, and a director of that company until it was sold in 1998. We believe that Mr. Armstrong is qualified to serve as a member of our Board of Directors because of his many years of senior management experience at various public and private companies in the media and entertainment industries, including as a chief financial officer and chief operating officer, and because of his ability to provide insight into a number of areas including governance, executive compensation and corporate finance.

Pasquale Manocchia

Mr. Pasquale Manocchia is Independent Director of SFX Entertainment Inc. Since 1994, Mr. Manocchia has served as the chief executive officer of LAPALESTRA Center for Preventative Medicine, a private health center, and L.P.M.G. LLC, a design and management company. Mr. Manocchia has over twenty years of experience in the health and fitness industry. He is a director of La Palestra Kids Foundation, a non-profit foundation designed to address early intervention into childhood health, and of White Oak Conservation Center, Inc., a non-profit organization dedicated to the conservation of endangered species. He also sits on the advisory board of the Association to Benefit Children, a children's advocacy group, and is a committee member at the Peter Jay Sharp Foundation. Mr. Manocchia served as an adjunct professor at Long Island University in 2005 and 2006 and authored two books: "Anatomy of Exercise," an anatomical training guide published in 2008, and "Anatomy of Strength Training—The Five Essential Exercises" in 2010.

Michael Meyer

Mr. Michael J. Meyer is Independent Director of SFX Entertainment Inc., since May 2013. He is a Partner and Head of Sales and Trading at The Seaport Group, a position he has held since 2009. The Seaport Group provides investment banking, research and analysis, and institutional sales and trading services. From 2008 to 2009, Mr. Meyer was employed as Director at UBS O'Conner, a hedge fund located in New York City. Prior to that, he served as Head of Investment Grade Trading and Sales for Bank of America from 2002 to 2007. From 1998 through 2002, Mr. Meyer was the Head of Investment Grade Bond Trading at Union Bank of Switzerland. He was also Managing Director of Credit Trading at Merrill Lynch from 1992 through 1998 and Vice-President of Credit Trading at Credit Suisse from 1988 through 1992. Mr. Meyer has served as a director for Circle, a company developing location-based entertainment venues, which is controlled by Mr. Sillerman, since 2008.

Edward Simon

Mr. Edward Simon is Independent Director of SFX Entertainment Inc., since October 2012. Since 1998, Mr. Simon has served as President of PS Broadway Holdings, Inc., an entertainment management company providing artist services in concert production, music publishing, contract negotiations and business management. We believe that Mr. Simon is qualified to serve as a member of our Board of Directors because of his expertise in music, entertainment and related industries.
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