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Industry appointments round-up: April 7-13

A round-up of key appointments from within the sports and events industries over the past week.

Ticketing industry veteran Tim Chambers has joined the board of new B2B digital ticket fulfilment platform Tixserve. Chambers has previously served as vice-president of European development at Ticketmaster and senior vice-president of international corporate development for Live Nation Entertainment. He is also the founder of UK-based Ticketweb.

David Anderson has been named as general manager of Live Nation Entertainment.

World Rugby has appointed Steve Brown and Steve Tew, the chief executives of England’s Rugby Football Union and New Zealand Rugby, respectively, to the Rugby World Cup Limited Board.

Heidi Healey has taken up a new role as sales and marketing manager at events500.

Martin Englund has been appointed as an official NHL representative in the field of business development, Europe at ME Sports Marketing.

Chris Heublein started a new position as senior advisory consultant at PMY Group.

Sean Dennison has been named as senior vice-president of communications and media at Chicago Fire.

Brian Jokat has started a new partnerships position at Music In The Wild.

John Gibson has been named as managing director at SeatGeek Entertainment.

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