Michael Fallon Named VP Of Arena Operations At The Forum

Michael Fallon
Courtesy The Forum
– Michael Fallon

Michael Fallon takes the reins as vice president of arena operations at the Forum in Inglewood, Calif., where he’s mostly recently served as director of finance of MSG Live and venue operations for the Forum, the Madison Square Garden Company announced today (Aug. 1).

Fallon will oversee operations of the historic venue and supervise the Forum’s box office, food and beverage, security event production and building operations teams.  He reports to Richard Claffey, executive VP of venue management for The Madison Square Garden Company.

“We are thrilled to announce this well-deserved promotion for Mike as vice president of arena operations at the Forum,” said Claffey in a statement. “We are grateful for his years of dedication to the company and are looking forward to seeing the tremendous contributions he will make by leading operations at the Forum.”

“I am excited for this new role at The Madison Square Garden Company and my position at The Forum – an iconic venue with a rich history,” Fallon said. “I look forward to continuing to be part of the premier destination for entertainment in Southern California.”

The 17,500-capacity Forum was was No. 2 on Pollstar’s 2018 Top 200 Arena Venues charts, with 1,141,276 tickets sold, second only to Madison Square Garden in New York City.