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CONSOL Energy Center appoints Hassett to helm

Tim Hassett has been appointed General Manager, CONSOL Energy Center in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and Regional Vice President, AEG Facilities. Starting 8 July, he will be responsible for the management of all of the arena’s business operations, the creation of new events and the development of new revenue opportunities for CONSOL Energy Center, the three-year old venue which serves as the home of the Pittsburgh Penguins.

In collaboration with the Penguins, Hassett will activate AEG initiatives including AEG S.A.F.E., AEG 1Source, AEG 1EARTH, AEG 1Force, AEG Encore, AEG Energy Services, in addition to working closely with AEG Global Partnerships and other divisions of the company.

Hassett said:

I’m excited for the opportunity to work with the staff at CONSOL Energy Center and the AEG Facilities team. I look forward to contributing to the expansion of the diverse event offerings we will bring to Pittsburgh and being part of their wonderful community.

Prior to joining AEG Facilities and CONSOL Energy Center, Hassett worked in facility management and operations at the Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, Inc., The Madison Square Garden Company (Madison Square Garden & Radio City Music Hall), New Jersey Sports & Exposition Authority (Giants Stadium & Continental Airlines Arena) and the New York Yankees.