AEG’s Chief Administrative Officer Kevin McDowell Appointed to Board of Directors of True Colors Fund
LOS ANGELES & NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec 27, 2018--True Colors Fund, the leading national organization working to end homelessness among LGBTQ youth, and AEG, the world’s leading sports and live entertainment company, jointly announced today that Kevin McDowell has been appointed to the Board of Directors of True Colors Fund.
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AEG’s Chief Administrative Officer Kevin McDowell is appointed to the Board of Directors of True Colors Fund. (Photo: Business Wire)
Mr. McDowell is Executive Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer of AEG and has over 20 years’ experience with the company. He also serves as the March of Dimes Greater Los Angeles Market Board Chair, a position he has held since 2017.
“We are honored to welcome Kevin to the Board of Directors,” said Cyndi Lauper, Co-founder and Board Member, and Gregory Lewis, Executive Director and CEO, of the True Colors Fund. “His extensive board and business leadership experience will be invaluable as we continue to grow our efforts to ensure that LGBTQ youth experiencing homelessness get the help and support they need. We look forward to working side by side with Kevin and the impact that his leadership will have on our work moving forward.”
Mr. McDowell stated, “True Colors Fund has a proven strategy, initiatives and partnerships that helped millions of homeless LGBTQ youth rebuild their lives. I am honored to be joining their board and I look forward to working with Gregory and the Board as they continue to expand their mission and programs.”
At AEG, McDowell is responsible for oversight and management of administrative systems including digital services (IT), risk management, procurement & strategic sourcing, global travel, diversity & inclusion, environmental sustainability, employee engagement and human resources.
About True Colors Fund
Co-founded by Cyndi Lauper, True Colors Fund works nationally to end homelessness among lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender youth. Through a broad continuum of training & education, youth collaboration, and advocacy programs, True Colors Fund is creating a world where all young people can be their true selves. www.truecolorsfund.org
Headquartered in Los Angeles, California, AEG is the world’s leading sports and live entertainment company. With offices on five continents, the company operates in the following business segments: AEG Facilities, which is affiliated with or owns, manages or consults with more than 150 preeminent arenas, stadiums, theaters, clubs and convention centers around the world including STAPLES Center, The O2 Arena, the Sprint Center and the Mercedes-Benz Arenas; AEG Presents, which is dedicated to all aspects of live contemporary music performances, including producing and promoting global and regional concert tours, music and special events and world-renowned festivals; AEG Real Estate, which develops world-class venues, as well as major sports and entertainment districts like STAPLES Center and L.A. LIVE; AEG Sports, which is the world’s largest operator of sports franchises and high-profile sporting events; and AEG Global Partnerships, which oversees worldwide sales and servicing of sponsorships including naming rights, premium seating and other strategic partnerships. Through its worldwide network of venues, portfolio of powerful sports and music brands, AXS.com ticketing platform, AXS cable television channel and its integrated entertainment districts, AEG entertains more than 100 million guests annually. More information about AEG can be found at www.aegworldwide.com.
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