Simpson Promoted At MSGE

Don Simpson has been promoted to executive vice president of productions at MSG Entertainment, COO Melissa Ormond announced July 29.

He was previously senior vice president of business development for venues and festivals at MSGE.

In his new role, Simpson will oversee all aspects of MSGE productions and franchises, including the Radio City Christmas Spectacular and its accompanying tours, as well as MSG-related Cirque Du Soleil productions.

He will continue to oversee all MSGE business development projects.

Before joining MSGE in 2008, Simpson held various positions at House of Blues Concerts Canada.