CITY OF MIAMI COMMISSION: Keep Ultra Music Festival at Bayfront Park in Downtown Miami
April 17th, 2014 - Ultra Music Festival Announces New Security Director
Apr 22, 2014 — Today, the event organizers of Ultra Music Festival announced Raymond Martinez, the soon to be retired Chief of the Miami Beach Police Department, as their new Chief of Security. The addition of Chief Martinez is part of the organizer’s long-standing commitment to continually strengthen security measures for its world-renowned annual music festival.
“Chief Martinez has built a record of distinguished service in law enforcement and we are honored to have his insight and leadership as part of the Ultra team,” said Russell Faibisch, Founder and CEO of Event Entertainment Group, Inc., producer of Ultra Music Festival. “The safety of our event, fans, crew and personnel has always been our number one concern. For over 14 years we have worked hand-in-hand with the Bayfront Park Management Trust, City of Miami law enforcement and the downtown business community to provide a safe environment for our local and visiting fans, and our dedicated crew members who help to make Ultra a success."