Our My Life at The Ritz series takes a look at the extraordinary individuals who call The Ritz-Carlton Residences at L.A. LIVE home and discover what they love about living in Downtown Los Angeles. Today we feature Larry Keele, a principal and fund manager at Oaktree Capital Management and a passionate LA sports fan, who became a resident of… Read more
The Agency - LA LIVE!
Los Angeles has formally expressed interest in hosting the Summer Olympics in 2024. Considering how we are one of only a handful of metropolitan cities that house some of the biggest franchises in sports—along with popular yearly events like this past weekend’s LA Marathon—we think Los Angeles stands a good chance of also carrying the… Read more
As the Director of the Sports & Entertainment Division, and more importantly as a fan of athletic prowess, there was no better place for me to be on Wednesday than the 2012 ESPYS at the Nokia Theatre at L.A. LIVE. The sports award show delivered on a promise to compile the world’s greatest athletes to celebrate athletic achievement. The event drew athletes (past and current), entertainers,broadcasters, coaches, members of the media, agents, managers, sports fans, a red carpet, fancy dresses, custom suits, championship rings and more. It was an opportunity for us to connect and reconnect with our target audience.
Some referred to it as “Sportsageddon” while others called it “Playoff-Palooza”—either way, last weekend in Downtown Los Angeles marked an unprecedented amount of action for the entertainment powerhouse AEG (Anschutz Entertainment Group), owner and developer of the Ritz Carlton Residences at LA LIVE. The Staples Center and LA LIVE! complex were host to tens of thousands… Read more