New MD of Vivo Concerti appointed
Warner Music Italy has appointed Clemente Zard as Managing Director of its live booking and promotion arm, Vivo Concerti.

Starting in September, Zard replaces outgoing MD and the company’s Founder Corrado Rizzotto.

Zard was previously MD of Saludo Italia – a production and promotion company in the musical and family entertainment business.

Marco Alboni, CEO of Warner Music Italy, said: “The appointment of Clemente Zard confirms the commitment of Warner Music Italy to the ongoing diversification and enhancement of its services for artists and music fans, with the goal of maintaining its presence in the market at the highest level.”

In recent years, Vivo Concerti has produced tours for Radiohead, Florence and the Machine, Arctic Monkeys, Sigur Ros, Franz Ferdinand and Subsonica.

It has also worked with Warner Music artists including Muse, Linkin Park, Paolo Nutini, Bruno Mars, The Black Keys and David Guetta.

According to MBW