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Oak View Group Divisions

About OVG

OVG Founders

Tim Leiweke Oak View Group Co-Founder

Tim Leiweke


Leiweke is a leader and veteran in the sports and entertainment industry with over 40 years of experience. From being one of the youngest sports executives in the 
history of the NBA and NHL, to becoming the CEO of AEG corporation, Tim’s trademark has been to leave each stop in his career better and significantly stronger than where he found it. He has helped create some of the world’s most iconic music festivals and has built many championship teams across the NBA, NHL, MLS, AHL, and DEL.

Irving Azoff OVG Co-Founder

Irving Azoff


Azoff, a 2020 inductee into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, has over 40 years of experience in music and entertainment and is widely considered to be one of the most influential people in the industry over his entire career. In 1974, Irving founded Front Line Management and began his journey to own the largest music management company in the business in Azoff Music Management.

Irving has been the exclusive manager for global acts such as the Eagles, Fleetwood Mac, Steely Dan, Journey, Bon Jovi, and Van Halen and over time, has grown to include current stars like Lizzo, Travis Scott, Harry Styles, Christina Aguilera and Meghan Trainor. During his career, Irving also served as the CEO of Ticketmaster, Chairman of Live Nation, and Chairman and CEO of MSG Entertainment.

Executive Committee

Tim Leiweke OVG Co-Founder

Tim Leiweke

Chairman & CEO

Francesca Bodie Oak View Group

Francesca Bodie


Business Development
Chris Granger OVG360 President

Chris Granger


Steve Collins

Steve Collins


Global Venue Development & Special Projects
Jessica Koravos Oak View Group

Jessica Koravos


OVG International
Christina Song Oak View Group

Christina Song

General Counsel

Dan Griffis

Dan Griffis


Global Partnerships
Steve Selcer

Steve Selcer


Ann Jackson

Ann Jackson

Chief People & Culture Officer

Jackie Lee OVG Chief of Staff

Jackie Lee

Chief of Staff

Oak View Group has assembled a world class group of equity investors who believe in OVG’s bold vision for the future of sports and entertainment.


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