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Charlie Jennings

Danny Wimmer Presents
SVP Operations
A concert industry veteran of thirteen years, Jennings joined Danny Wimmer Presents as Senior Vice President of Operations in 2015, and currently oversees the some of the nation’s largest rock and metal festivals, including Monster Energy AFTERSHOCK, LOUDER THAN LIFE, Monster Energy Welcome To Rockville, and Chicago Open Air.Charlie is a proven leader in the event production space and is key to executing DWP’s growth plan. His unique skill set includes operations at both the event and corporate level.Jennings previously served as Vice President and Producer at AC Entertainment, where he managed operations and production for AC’s concerts and festivals and played a leading role in organizing and growing the company into one of the most highly-regarded promoters and event producers in the U.S. He’s become known for his skill in planning and managing large-scale, world-class events, from Mumford & Sons’ Gentlemen of the Road festivals to Louisville’s  Forecastle festival and the highly acclaimed Big Ears festival.Charlie was also a longtime talent buyer at AC. There he “flew the heavy metal flag,” leading the charge of booking hard rock and heavy metal bands at the Bonnaroo Music & Arts festival and acclaimed venues across the Southeast. In addition, he helped create a number of special food and drink-driven experiences with celebrated chefs/authors, such as Anthony Bourdain and Katie Button. He took this passion for heavy music and food and drink to Danny Wimmer Presents and now helps create unique food and beverage experiences at DWP’s festivals.

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