Duke Collister brings nearly 50 years of experience in the entertainment industry. His career began as a live perforrmer and manager for rock bands. He composed original music, did voiceovers and general production work for radio and TV commercials. Mr. Collister enjoyed a successful touring career as well. After receiving his Juris Doctorate Degree, he co-founded National Stage Productions, an event management company. Through the years, Mr. Collister has been a tour & production manager, line-producer, stage manager, producer & consultant on a variety of productions and events. These experiences run the gamut from "The Spirit of Freedom Country Music Festival and Fair", "Woodstock' 94", "Disney Fest Asia", to the summer Olympic Games in Atlanta in 1996. He seved as Production Manager for the Greek Theatre in Los Angeles and most recently as the General Manager of the Shrine Auditorium.