It's offiicial: Kelly Stelbasky is AEG's new SVP, Global Touring, reporting to President of Global Touring and Talent Gary Gersh at the company’s L.A. HQ.

“The significant worldwide growth and expansion of AEG Presents these past few years has created the need for additional seasoned executives like Kelly,” Gersh said. “There is no person more suited to step into this position and nobody more qualified to help us build our artist development strategy and global touring plans for our artists.”

Stelbasky was VP, U.S. Concerts for Live Nation, where she booked and operated stadium, arena, and amphitheater concert tours in North America. In addition, she developed and managed relationships with high profile clients such as John Mayer, Dead & Company and twenty one pilots, and built and lead strategic relationships with key internal and external partners to support client objectives and increase client retention.