Brian Kabatznik

For over 30 years Brian has worked within the United States and international entertainment business sector as senior executive for the worlds leading companies.  

Since 2019 Brian has overseen Oak View Group’s entertainment facilities expansion and development efforts throughout all international markets.  

Previously, Brian managed AEG’s expansion of facilities in Europe as their vice president of business development. During his 12-year tenure Brian led the AEG Facilities team to develop new and/or existing stadium and arena venues across the UK, Scandinavia, and the European continent. 

From 2015-2018 Brian also held the position of president of the European Arenas Association, a collective network of 36 arenas located in 21 European countries.

From 2004-2007 Brian was vice president of US business development for SMG, an international venue management company specialising in management of arenas, theaters and stadiums.   

For two decades Brian worked for Ticketmaster US and Ticketmaster International in various capacities including as its executive vice president for its International division where he managed its worldwide businesses and led the acquisition opportunities for the world’s leading ticketing company.