A 25-year-old entrepreneur Anthony Abou Antoun in Lebanon, has emerged as a major player in the events and entertainment industry of the Middle East. In the face of an unprecedented global landscape in 2021, Artists and More Entertainment was founded, with its innovative approach to creating performances that spread joy and happiness even in the midst of a pandemic, the company has earned recognition from the esteemed MEA (Middle East & Africa) Markets.
MEA Markets is a quarterly publication that strives to uncover the inner workings of prominent companies and departments across the Middle East and Africa. By delving beyond the public faces of these enterprises, MEA Markets uncovers the factors that drive their success, their perspectives on the most significant trends affecting their operations, and their predictions for the future.
Artists and More Entertainment's exceptional work in the field of arts and entertainment has been widely recognized, with the company receiving a slew of prestigious awards from the MEA Markets. The first major award was the "2020-2021 Best Arts & Entertainment Company" recognition, which cemented the company's position as a leading player in the industry. The company has undergone rigorous screening and evaluation by international judges, who considered the quality of its production and its ability to adapt to the fast-evolving world of entertainment. It is with great pride that Artists and More can now lay claim to the title of "Best Arts & Entertainment Company" in the Middle East, becoming the first Lebanese company to receive this distinction.
This achievement was followed by another accolade in the subsequent year when the company was named the "2022 Most Innovative Entertainment Company." This recognition is a testament to Artists and More's ability to adapt and innovate in the ever-changing landscape of the entertainment industry.
In 2023, the company was once again honored with the award for "Best Exclusive Entertainment Company." This award highlights the company's unique ability to offer exclusive and personalized entertainment experiences that are tailored to the needs and preferences of its clients. The company's unwavering dedication to delivering top-notch entertainment experiences and its ability to exceed client expectations have set it apart from its competitors, making it the most sought-after entertainment company in the Middle East.
The series of awards received by Artists and More Entertainment reflects the company's commitment to excellence and innovation. It's a testament to the company's dedication to bringing joy and happiness to audiences across the region, even in the most challenging of times. With its continued success and expansion, it's no surprise that Artists and More Entertainment has become the go-to entertainment company for brands, artists, and organizations across the globe.
Artists and More has expanded its operations by opening a new branch in the United Arab Emirates following its tremendous success in Beirut. With a portfolio of shows for brands and artists across the globe, the company has always made it a point to represent Lebanon with distinction. From The Frozen City Ice World Tour to Jonas Blue On Ice, Artists and More has continuously raised the bar. In addition, the company has supported non-profit organizations such as The Children’s Cancer Centre and Tamanna, showcasing its commitment to making a positive impact in the community. Through their international livestreams and collaborations during lockdown, Artists and More has maintained its mission of entertaining people and bringing communities together.
Despite the challenges posed by the pandemic, Artists and More has continued to push the envelope. The company brought in 2021 - The Carnival City, which aimed to revive Lebanon during the crises, and Riton Live in Lebanon, which brought the ultimate Riton experience to the country.