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Michael Silva

Executive Director

Most Memorable Concert: Grateful Dead at Giants Stadium
Cocktail of Choice: Ruthie by Exile Brewing
Favorite Sports Team: Pittsburgh Penguins
Favorite Musical/Play: Westside Story
Bucket-List Event: Travel through Europe

Erik Hudson

Associate Executive Director
General Manager - ImOn Ice

Most Memorable Concert: Luke Bryan at Soldier Field
Cocktail of Choice: Whiteclaw Black Cherry
Favorite Sports Team: Seattle Seahawks (until Seattle gets a hockey team in 2021)
Bucket-List Event: Go to Europe and play golf at all of the Open Championship courses

Jason Anderson

General Manager
Paramount Theatre

Most Memorable Concert: Green Day
Cocktail of Choice: Old Fashion
Favorite Sports Team: Chicago Cubs
Bucket-List Event:
Attend Brazil's Carnival

Booking & Ticketing

Skylar Lewis

Ticket Office Manager
Alliant Energy PowerHouse
McGrath Amphitheatre

Most Memorable Concert: The Killers at Xcel Energy Center
Cocktail of Choice: Whiskey
Favorite Sports Team: Oklahoma State Cowboys
Favorite Musical/Play: Come from Away
Bucket-List Event: To see the Killers play a hometown show in Las Vegas


Sean Meloy

Director of Finance

Most Memorable Concert: The Cult in Las Vegas outdoor at The M Resort!
Cocktail of Choice: Miller Lite
Favorite Sports Team: Green Bay Packers
Favorite Musical/Play: Spinal Tap
Bucket-List Event: Wacken Open Air

Food & Beverage Services

Joyce White

Food & Beverage Manager
ImOn Ice

Most Memorable Concert: Olivia Newton John
Favorite Sports Team: I root for the 'yellow' team

Marketing & Sales

Katie Ripke

Director of Sales & Marketing

Most Memorable Concert: Garth Brooks
Cocktail of Choice: Mojito
Favorite Sports Team: Tie between Chicago Cubs & Iowa Hawkeyes
Favorite Musical/Play: Wicked
Bucket-List Event:
To attend game 7 of a Chicago Cubs World Series


Scott Piquard

Director of Event Operations

Most Memorable Concert: Ozzy Osbourne No More Tours Tour with Ugly Kid Joe and Slaughter
Cocktail of Choice: Long Island Ice Tea
Favorite Sports Team: Denver Broncos
Bucket-List Event: Depeche Mode Concert

Tonya Frost

Director of Events
ImOn Ice

Most Memorable Concert: Keith Urban
Favorite Sports Team: Chicago Bears/Chicago Cubs/UNI Panthers
Bucket-List Event: Visit Hawaii

Mike Mason

Operations Manager

Most Memorable Concert: KISS
Favorite Musical/Play: Seven Brides for Seven Brothers
Bucket-List Event: ACDC Concert
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