Chief Executive, Oak View Group
A former chief executive of Anschutz Entertainment Group, Tim Leiweke launched Oak View Group in 2015 as an investment and development company designed to boost revenue at arenas and stadiums with new content and sponsorships, while improving operational efficiency. Leiweke entered the entertainment and sports industry early in his career, becoming the youngest general manager of a professional sports team at age 24. After becoming president and chief executive of AEG, he spent 17 years building a portfolio of arenas, theaters, stadiums, and clubs around the world. He was essential to overseeing the creation of the L.A. Live district next to Staples Center and the Los Angeles Convention Center.