Live Nation Entertainment (NYSE: LYV) is the world’s leading live entertainment company comprised of global market leaders Ticketmaster, Live Nation and House of Blues Concerts, LN Media and Artist Nation Management.
As the leader in live entertainment, Live Nation welcomes 71 million fans to events in 40 countries each year. This unparalleled platform is powered by artists, fans, partners, and employees around the world working to create unforgettable music memories.
In 2016, across all our markets, we invested $4.4 billion to put on over 26,000 shows, making Live Nation by far the largest financial supporter of artists in music. This speaks to the growing demand for live events around the world and the value fans place on the experience of attending a live show. Our success is driven by our single-mindedness in building, expanding and enhancing the live event ecosystem.
Live Nation has delivered eleven consecutive years of revenue growth, continued to climb the Fortune 500 list, and was named one of the top 40 U.S. companies by LinkedIn at attracting and keeping top talent. This year, we were also honored to have our workplace culture certified by the Great Place to Work® organization.
It’s important to remember that we’re more than music; as the world’s leading live entertainment company we cover the action from stage to field, and touch many industries from technology, marketing, operations, hospitality, customer service, sales, film, advertising and beyond. Our Concerts group needs tour managers and marketers to fuel our core touring business. Ticketmaster is always looking for top tech talent to help innovate our platforms and improve the ticket buying experience. And Media & Sponsorship needs analytical brains to help manage our 900+ clients as well as creative gurus to continue developing award-winning brand integrations for world-class partners. We keep our corporate team very lean to prevent becoming too bureaucratic, which means our central business services (Finance, HR, Legal, M&A, Communications, IT, etc.) are looking for the best of the best.