Food & Beverage ManagementGeneral Manager of The Queen
Devin Ball is the General Manager of The Queen Theater in Wilmington, Delaware. A historically significant theater, The Queen today functions as the preeminent venue for live music and events in Delaware. As GM, Devin leads The Queen’s team in venue operations, marketing, sales, production, accounting, and talent buying in the pursuit of long-term success as a music and event space in an ever-evolving live entertainment industry.
Prior to assuming the GM role with The Queen, Devin worked in live music as Director of Music Hall Operations at House Of Blues – New Orleans. He also served as the Head House Manager in the operations department at Baryshnikov Arts Center in New York, a performing arts theater and studio space named for world-renowned ballet dancer Mikhail Baryshnikov. Additionally, he was a part of the Operations team at Mark Morris Dance Center in Brooklyn, NY, also a performing arts and studio space. Devin is a 12-year Navy veteran, honorably serving as an operations management specialist in logistics and deployment coordination and qualified as a Naval Aircrewman and Aviation Warfare Specialist.
Devin received his AA in Supply Chain Management from Coastline College in Fountain Valley, CA, BS in Operations Management from Southwestern College in Winfield, KS and is currently completing his MA thesis in Arts Administration from the University of New Orleans.