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New Director for Hydro and SECC Glasgow

John Langford is the new Director, Concerts, Events & Ticketing at the Hydro Arena and SECC Glasgow. Langford said:

It’s a privilege to be joining the SECC team at this time. The City of Glasgow, the SECC complex and of course the iconic and soon to be completed Hydro present so many exciting opportunities in the live entertainment and event space. I am looking forward to the manner in which the skyline and the face of events in the city are about to change”.

Langford was previously Chief Operating Officer of Big Concerts, listed as South Africa’s top international concert promoter. John Sharkey, Chief Executive, SECC said:

John brings particular expertise in the areas in which we perform and has a proven international track record of building successful relationships in the concert and ticketing business. He will play a major part in our commitment to make The Hydro a top five world arena and we are delighted John has agreed to join us at such an exciting time.