Chuck Steedman has been promoted to Chief Operating Officer, AEG Facilities. Having joined AEG in 2008 as Sr. Vice President and General Manager of AEG Connecticut LLC, Steedman went on to lead the organization’s expansion into South America, including the development and implementation of management agreements with four stadia in Brazil in addition to overseeing all business, legal and structural aspects of the creation of AEG’s Brazilian subsidiaries.

Prior to joining AEG, Steedman spent the previous seven-plus years under the employ of New England Sports Ventures (NESV), the parent company of the Boston Red Sox, New England Sports Network (NESN) and Fenway Sports Group (FSG). Earlier in his career, he held senior management positions at Raycom Sports, the American Skiing Company and the Resorts Sports Network. A native of East Brookfield, Mass., Steedman graduated from the University of Massachusetts (Amherst) in 1984 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Sport Management and added an MBA from the McColl School of Business at Queens University in Charlotte, N.C. in 1994.