– The top executives at concert promotion giant Live Nation and Ticketmaster
received hefty bonuses after a merger of the two companies was recently
approved, Hypebot reported, citing an SEC filing. According to the filing, new
Live Nation Entertainment (NYSE: LYV) CEO Michael Rapino received $3 million; executive
chairman Irving Azoff got $2 million; executive vice president Kathy Willard
received $1 million; and executive vice president and general counsel Michael
Rowles was given $500,000.