About OVG Facilities

Unprecedented Resources…Unprecedented Results

Experience and Approach

OVG Facilities, a division of the Oak View Group, is a full-service venue management and event programming company built on the foundation of truly putting our clients first. Founded in 2015 by Irving Azoff, Tim Leiweke, with Madison Square Garden Entertainment, OVG Facilities has one simple goal—to provide venues customized services that produce results. Our services are unrivaled and designed to deliver unprecedented results.

Our approach to operating and booking venues is unparalleled. Maintaining a focus on booking and creating premium content that promises to deliver a unique guest experience is what drives our team. The depth of our resources, industry experience and relationships are unmatched throughout the industry. Our team looks forward to capitalizing on our resources to help clients achieve their goals and obtain unparalleled results.

What People are Saying

Robert Morris University engaged OVG as manager of the UPMC Events Center nine months before construction of the multipurpose arena and conference center was completed, and OVG’s expertise was invaluable in helping the university outfit the building Facilities to host concerts, sports, and other entertainment events.

Jonathon Potts

Vice President, Public Relations and Marketing, Robert Morris University, Moon, PA

OVG, as the University of Miami – Watsco Center facility management company, has been a wonderful partner in the management of all aspects of our facility. The University has been particularly pleased with OVG’s creativity, network skills, and industry knowledge are constantly being exhibited by the diverse number of events held at the Watsco Center.
Humberto Speziani

Assistant Vice President for Business Services, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL

OVG Facilities has also been instrumental in helping with the $7.1 million renovation of the Two Rivers Convention Center. Their guidance and involvement has ensured that those dollars were spent effectively on areas that will enhance the venue and further increase its economic impact on Downtown.
Brandon Stam

Executive Director, Downtown Grand Junction, Grand Junction, CO

Entering into an agreement with Oak View Group Facilities was clearly the right decision for us. Oak View Group Facilities has a clear vision for enriching our event schedule with a diverse lineup that truly creates something for everyone at Rupp Arena.

Bill Owen

President of Lexington Center Corp., Owners of Rupp Arena, Lexington, KY

Our Team

OVG Facilities has a team of successful and knowledgeable industry veterans that have a myriad of experience in the entertainment industry.

Meet our Team:

Peter Luukko


Hank Abate



Douglas Higgons

Senior VP


Tom Paquette

Senior VP


Shura Garnett

Senior VP
Convention Centers


Sims Hinds

Senior VP
Business Dev

Pete Zingoni Sr VP Oak View Group

Pete Zingoni

Senior VP


Chris Asouzu

Vice President


Marissa Dionne

Senior Director


Monique Brycki

Senior Director
Facilities Dev

Frantzer LeBlanc OVG Facilities

Frantzer LeBlanc

Corporate Director

Monty Jones Jr. OVG Facilities

Monty Jones Jr.

Director of Venue Support
& General Manager


Matt Lashoff

Facilities Dev

Our Venue Services


We provide each venue with customized strategies and solutions to maximize its success to fit their mission and goals.

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Our team will not just advise how to be more successful at programming events; we will secure and create events for our clients.

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We can strategically design a business model and provide guidance in every area of venue management and event programming

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