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Tuesday, May 7 • 5:00pm - 5:50pm
Digitizing the Fan Experience

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A panel of music industry experts will deep dive into digital ticketing and the transformative impact it's had for artists and venues by improving the overall fan experience and artist-fan connection. Through identity, delivery and data, artists are able to target their new music and live event marketing efforts more effectively and engage with their fans in more personalized ways. Join Justin Atkins from Ticketmaster as he leads the panel to explore how artists and venues can super serve their fans through the power of digital ticketing.

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Justin Atkins

Artist and Promotor Relations Director, Ticketmaster Music
Justin Atkins is the Artist and Promoter Relations Director with Ticketmaster Music, a division of Live Nation Entertainment. Ticketmaster Music is Ticketmaster’s concerts and touring division which supports more than 500 North American tours annually. They also work with artists... Read More →

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Sam Alpert

Senior VP of Marketing, Paradigm
Sam Alpert is the SVP of Marketing at Paradigm Talent Agency, where he oversees the growth of the tour marketing department to a team across offices in New York, Los Angeles and Nashville. He successfully executed marketing campaigns for more than 260 unique clients with his team... Read More →
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David Kells

SVP of Entertainment & Marketing, Bridgestone Arena
David Kells is SVP of Entertainment & Marketing for Bridgestone Arena and the Nashville Predators. He has also served as the Conversion Manager, Event Manager, Director of Marketing, and SVP of Booking for the team and arena, which has become one of the top venues in the U.S. and... Read More →
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Jessica Sonquist

Head of Tour Marketing, Maverick Nashville
Jessica Sonquist oversees all tour marketing and ticketing initiatives for Maverick’s Nashville roster, which includes iconic artists such as Jason Aldean, Hootie & the Blowfish, Darius Rucker, Brooks & Dunn, Reba McEntire, Rascal Flatts and more. She serves as the company’s liaison... Read More →

Tuesday May 7, 2019 5:00pm - 5:50pm CDT
Belle Meade