Michele Kajiwara has been with AEG/STAPLES Center since 2003 and is currently serving as Senior Vice President of Premium Sales and Services overseeing all Sales, Service and Database Marketing initiatives. Michele got her start as a Service Manager and has since evolved within the company by retaining, selling, innovating and building relationships at STAPLES Center, Microsoft Theater and also at The Stub Hub Center where she spent a year managing the Premium Department. For the last 4 consecutive years, her team (for the first time ever) has been able to hit $100 million in collective revenue.
Prior to working at AEG/STAPLES Center, she lived in New York and was a Catering Sales Manager for Chelsea Piers/Abigail Kirsch representing Pier Sixty and The Lighthouse, where she sold and serviced high end events. Her first job was with New Regency Productions as an Executive Assistant in Los Angeles. Michele graduated from USC, lives in El Segundo with her husband and two dogs and travels whenever and wherever possible.