Pipeline Event Management is the premier event specialist company in Wilmington, NC. Founded in 2010 by local entrepreneurs Chris Lee and Blair Walton, Pipeline coordinates and manages primarily musical events and provides management,staffing, hospitality, logistical support and oversight specific to each venue.
Chris Lee – Owner [email protected]
Chris was born in New Bern, schooled at ECU, and now loves calling Wilmington home. His passion for great music is immediately apparent. Inspired by the local music scene and driven to assist in bringing more shows to Wilmington Chris founded Pipeline Event Management.
Blair Walton – Owner [email protected]
Blair was born and raised in Richmond VA where his love for music grew and followed him to William & Mary, then to Wilmington. An avid music listener and player, Blair founded Pipeline as a way to become more involved with the music scene and bring more great music to town!
Katie Hovis – Manager [email protected]
Katie was born and raised in good ole’ Gastonia NC, then attended University of North Carolina Wilmington. She volunteered with Pipeline and was quickly brought on staff as her enthusiasm, organizational skills, determination and love for music were exactly what being part of Pipeline is all about. Along with working with Pipeline, she also works with Union Artist Group.