For over 35 years, Jeff Apregan has been booking, producing and managing live events and tours around the world. As a tour promoter, tour director and venue consultant, he has overseen the business end of the live events business for artists, venues and organizations. His years of experience working with venue operators have provided him with the knowledge and relationships necessary to assist venues of all sizes, from theaters and arenas, to NFL stadiums.
Andrew Prince has an extensive understanding of the live touring industry as a promoter, talent buyer, tour director and venue booking consultant. He has played a key-role in the growth and development of Venue Coalition since its inception and is responsible for the day-to-day management of the business.
Prior to Andrew’s career at Venue Coalition, he worked with Apregan Group, Neil Diamond, Shoreline Amphitheater and Bill Graham Presents to name a few. In 2009, Andrew earned recognition as Billboard Magazine’s “30 under 30” and is a proud graduate of IAVM’s Venue Management School.
Jordan Racine joined our team after graduating from Northern Vermont University with a Bachelor’s degree in their Music Business and Industry program. While at Lyndon, Jordan developed an interest in the business of concert booking and promotion. In 2015, he was selected to work as an intern with James Taylor’s production team during various one off performances and a U.S. Tour in 2015. Jordan manages much of our communication with members and helps to coordinate venue avails, ticket counts and assist with routing projects.
Prior to joining Venue Coalition, Christian worked with Live Nation’s management company, Wolfson Entertainment (Hall and Oates, Loverboy, etc.), where his experiences with national/local tour promotions fueled his interest for talent buying. Prior to Wolfson Entertainment, he worked as an Operations Assistant at the Santa Barbara International Film Festival while completing his Masters Degree in Music Industry Administration from CSU Northridge. Also, in 2015, Christian obtained his Bachelor’s degree from UC Santa Barbara. In his free time, Christian enjoys making music with friends, snowboarding, and surfing. He looks forward to booking many great shows with Venue Coalition.
Molly Rosenberg began working with Apregan Entertainment Group as a Booking Assistant in early 2016 and soon after joined the Venue Coalition team as well, as Office Manager. Prior to this, she earned a Bachelor’s degree in Communications from Sonoma State University and in 2014 began a career in unscripted television with Ryan Seacrest Productions. After a year, Molly decided to transition into the live event and music space to expand her knowledge of the industry.
Nina Freed began working at Venue Coalition after graduating from the University of Southern California, with a Bachelor of Science in systems engineering with a music industry minor. Nina developed an interest in live music production and promotion through her coursework and as a member of the USC Concerts Committee.
Before joining our team, she worked as a VIP Concierge at the Greek Theatre and was an intern at IAVM’s Venue Management School.
Julia James joined the Venue Coalition team after graduating from Missouri State University’s College of Business with a Bachelor’s of Science in Entertainment Management and a minor in Economics. She has gained valuable hands on experience in the arena business by working as an Event Manager and an Audio Visual Technician for JQH Arena in Springfield, MO. Julia was also selected as an Arena Event Intern at the Orleans Arena in Las Vegas, NV where she developed her passion for booking events. She is eager to learn and excited to join the Venue Coalition national booking team!