LEE ZEIDMAN, President of STAPLES Center, Microsoft Theater and L.A. LIVE
There are few events that take place in arenas, theatres or other venues that Lee Zeidman has not been involved with during his career. As President STAPLES Center, Microsoft Theater and L.A. LIVE, Zeidman is responsible for both of the venue’s and the downtown Los Angeles sports and entertainment district’s event services and operations including event production, changeovers, broadcast and telecommunications, housekeeping, environmental services, as well as event operations, including guest services, booking, box office, marketing and communications, event security, event staffing, guest relations, facility presentations, hospitalities and food and beverage services at STAPLES Center, Microsoft Theater and L.A. LIVE. Zeidman and his staff also oversee STAPLES Center’s overall day-to-day support for its tenants, promoters, clients and partners including the venues four professional sports franchises, Los Angeles Kings, Los Angeles Lakers, Los Angeles Clippers, and the WNBA’s Los Angeles Sparks. A native of Detroit, Michigan, and graduate of California State University Northridge, Zeidman currently resides in Venice.