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IMPACT LIVE Expands Into Durham Region With THORNLEY, BIG WRECK, FINGER ELEVEN, BIG SUGAR & WIDE MOUTH MASON 2011 Concert Series At The New WROKSTARZ In The Whitby AMC Entertainment Centrum

IMPACT LIVE Expands Into Durham Region With THORNLEY, BIG WRECK, FINGER ELEVEN, BIG SUGAR & WIDE MOUTH MASON 2011 Concert Series At The New WROKSTARZ In The Whitby AMC Entertainment Centrum

SEPTEMBER 20, 2011, Central Ontario – Impact Live, established in 1985 quarterbacked by Founder and Director of TicketBreak, John Derlis (currently operating in Simcoe County) announces expansion into the new market of Durham Region in order to leverage sponsorship and touring artists hoping to create greater margins. The Fall 2011 Durham Concert Series will take place at the former location of Johnny B’s in the Whitby AMC Entertainment Centrum located at 75 Consumers Drive, now called WrokStarz owned and operated by the proprietors of the successful Jukebox Live in Pickering, Ontario.

WrokStarz, now newly-renovated, much larger and trendier than its predecer can accommodate an intimate concert setting for up to 600 live music lovers and dance club goers with posh seated lounge areas and 2nd level VIP with great sightlines of the whole venue.  “The moment I walked into the W Club, I felt like a Rock Star in the middle of a lavish, modern décor club from one end to the other including its spotless washrooms. Impact Live is honoured to bring in world-class recording artists to such an impressive venue as every ticket buyer will have a great view with many seating options!” says John Derlis. Watch out for Impact Lives’ 3rd Ontario city expansion coming in 2012.

IMPACT LIVE kicks off the Durham 2011 Fall Concert Series at the new WrokStarz in the Whitby AMC Entertainment Centrum, supporting tours by the Simcoe County larger venue; The Roxx Concert Hall! 

UPCOMING CONCERTS (Complete event details at ImpactLive.ca): 


ABOUT WROKSTARZ - A star is born!  Add lively music, modern decor, delectable cocktails, stylishly dressed clientele, and WrokStarz is born. With the evolution of W Cocktail Club into WrokStarz Club & Venue, the innovators of Jukebox Live in Pickering, voted #1 Nightclub in Durham by local media fans, have once again revolutionalized the nightlife entertainment in Durham Region. WrokStarz is featuring local, national and international live entertainment events powered by Impact Live; from VJ/DJ Dance nights, to live variety entertainment, to celebrity-intimate concerts, and are also offering chances to win stage front seating, limousine service, to meet the Bands, and more.  WrokStarz will bring an aura of Vegas-style clubbing to great people in Durham who have a shared taste for music and dance enjoyment with its modern design and exciting elite atmosphere.  They will provide their patrons with the utmost enjoyable experience and hospitality in a social clubbing and live entertainment venue.  WrokStarz welcomes guests to book one of their comfortable and  posh VIP lounges for their Christmas, Stag/Stagette, or a girls-night out party, a dance floor side-table, or step-up to one of the great chic luxury bars, their customers will be astounded by the friendly service, tapas menu, beverage varieties and live entertainment this side of the GTA.  

 Established in 1985 as Impact Management Inc., TicketBreak’s founder utilized his management company to administrate all concert & special event productions (viewable on
www.impactlive.ca).  Streamlining the companies name in 2010, “Impact Live” is launched. This fully turnkey special events company with unparalleled expertise and comprehensive range of live event services include:  Event Management, Sponsor Fulfillment, Talent Booking, Production Services, Ticket Solutions, Venue Solutions, Integrated Promotion and Marketing.

Impact Live has built a top reputation from over 25 years of long relationships with radio, record labels, venues, agents, artists, artist management, production companies, ticket agencies, municipalities, hoteliers, restaurants, limousine companies and concert goers.
  Everything needed from top to bottom IMPACT LIVE provides first class boutique service for your special event.  Impact Live takes the time needed to meet your event goals and standards and are completely confident in the service they provide their clients and event goers. “Our business ethics and methodology have found a niche in the market place for clients that are looking for the complete service but at the same time want total choice, transparency and control of their financial streams. We believe relationships and integrity are keys to successful business.  Great care is taken with our clients and vendors alike to ensure they are aware we value their business as our own” says Derlis.


For more artists and event information, interviews, and media passes please contact:

John Derlis, IMPACT LIVE

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