C3’s Andrew Blank, CAA’s Jay Byrd & More Confirmed For Pollstar Live! Casino Properties Panel

Billy Alan Productions co-founder Billy Brill
– Billy Alan Productions co-founder Billy Brill
Pollstar Live! is feeling lucky to announce the return of the casino panel for the 2020 conference. Billy Alan Productions co-founder Billy Brill will moderate “Betting On Live: The Renaissance of Entertainment at Casino Properties.” 
Los Angeles-based Billy Alan Productions books entertainment for casinos up and down the West Coast including acts such as The Beach Boys, Jay Leno, Jo Koy, Theresa Caputo, Gabriel Iglesias, Sammy Hagar, Pitbull and Ringo. Brill serves on the advisory board of Native American Casino magazine.

Andrew Blank of C3 Presents
– Andrew Blank of C3 Presents
Panelists include Andrew Blank of C3 Presents, Jay Byrd of CAA, Billy Conn of Live Nation Las Vegas, Paul Davis of MGM Resorts International, Dan Pferschy of Agua Caliente Resort Casino Spa Rancho Mirage, and Seth Shomes of UTA. 

After relocating from downtown Los Angeles to the Beverly Hilton in 2019, Pollstar Live! will return to the historic luxury hotel Feb. 4-6.
Production Live! – scheduled Feb. 4 –  is dedicated to the production side of the industry, with panels on technologically-enhanced live events, maximizing rehearsals, the latest technology in sound, lights and video, and more.
The annual conference features a variety of panels, keynotes and networking opportunities with the live music industry’s most influential and visionary promoters, producers, agents, managers, entrepreneurs and venue operators, as well as leaders in other sectors aligned with and impacting the touring business.
Dan Pferschy of Agua Caliente Resort Casino Spa Rancho Mirage
– Dan Pferschy of Agua Caliente Resort Casino Spa Rancho Mirage

Pollstar announced details last week for a panel dubbed “This One’s From The New Album: The Labels’ Role In Contemporary Touring.” Panelists include Jonathan Eshak of Mick Management, Harlan Frey of Atlantic Records, Ethiopia Habtemariam of Motown Records, Michelle Jubelirer of Capitol Music Group, Keith Sarkisian of WME, and Brad Wavra of Live Nation. 

Paul Davis of MGM Resorts International
– Paul Davis of MGM Resorts International
As previously confirmed, C3 Presents co-founders Charles Attal, Charlie Jones and Charlie Walker will take part in a Q&A moderated by Ray Waddell, president of Oak View Group Media & Conferences. The discussion dubbed is “The Rule Of Three: How C3’s Three Cs Changed The Way We Present Live Music.”  
Former Creed frontman Scott Stapp will also speak at Pollstar Live! in a candid discussion with Waddell, entitled “Scott Stapp: Back In The Game.”
Seth Shomes of UTA
– Seth Shomes of UTA

Tier 2 Pricing for Pollstar Live! ends Nov. 30. 

Registration options including Production Live! only, Pollstar Live! only, or the Production Live + Pollstar Live! Combo. The Pollstar Live! registration as well as the combo registration include access to the Opening Night Reception Feb. 4 and a ticket to the 2020 Pollstar Awards Feb. 6.   
The 2019 conference was attended by more than 2,000 music industry stakeholders, surpassing 2018’s record-setting year, which marked the first under Pollstar’s parent company, Oak View Group.
Visit Pollstar.live for more information about the conference and contact Aki Kaneko at [email protected] for sponsorship inquiries.