Press Release

Boston’s Waterfront Music Pavilion to Be Renamed Rockland Trust Bank Pavilion

Company Release - 2/4/2019 9:00 AM ET

BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Rockland Trust Company and Live Nation today unveiled the Rockland Trust Bank Pavilion, the new name-in-title sponsorship of Boston’s premier outdoor amphitheater located on the waterfront in the city’s Seaport neighborhood. Hosting about 40 events each year and welcoming 180,000 live music fans annually, the venue is a landmark for the region’s arts and culture scene.

The Rockland Trust Bank Pavilion will provide a strong neighborhood link to Rockland Trust’s existing Boston offices, including the newest Rockland Trust retail location at 93 Franklin Street and the 101 Arch Street lending and investment office at Downtown Crossing. In addition, if anticipated regulatory approvals are received, Rockland Trust’s Boston locations will also include a branch at 87 Seaport Boulevard in the Seaport District nearby the Rockland Trust Bank Pavilion following the merger of Blue Hills Bank into Rockland Trust.

“We’re thrilled to be a part of Boston’s Seaport community and support this wonderful performing arts venue that has entertained so many families, residents, and visitors over the years,” said Christopher Oddleifson, Chief Executive Officer of Rockland Trust. “We look forward to being an active and engaged neighbor and building relationships in one of Boston’s most exciting neighborhoods.”

“Rockland Trust has long-standing, deep roots in the community, and will now have the opportunity to power truly vibrant experiences in a premier venue through live music,” said Andy Peikon, SVP, Venue Sales, Live Nation. “We are excited to have found the right partner to contribute to Boston’s already bustling art and culture scene.”

The Rockland Trust Bank Pavilion is one of Boston’s most popular outdoor amphitheaters and has hosted some of the city’s most memorable concerts. Situated on Boston Harbor and adjacent to Rowes Wharf, the Rockland Trust Bank Pavilion is the city’s premiere outdoor summer concert venue. With a seating capacity of 5,000, the site is also one of the largest in the area. The concert destination’s top of the line sound system, spectacular lighting capabilities and cool harbor breezes make for a truly unforgettable experience. Some of the most notable acts to perform in recent years include Sting, Diana Ross, Van Morrison, and Don Henley.

About Rockland Trust
Independent Bank Corp. (NASDAQ Global Select Market:INDB) has approximately $8.9 billion in assets and is the holding company for Rockland Trust Company, a full-service commercial bank headquartered in Massachusetts. Named in 2018 to The Boston Globe’s “Top Places to Work” list for the 10th consecutive year, Rockland Trust offers a wide range of banking, investment, and insurance services. The Bank serves businesses and individuals through approximately 100 retail branches, commercial and residential lending centers, and investment management offices in eastern Massachusetts, including Greater Boston, the South Shore, the Cape and Islands, as well as in Worcester County and Rhode Island. Rockland Trust also offers a full suite of mobile, online, and telephone banking services. The Company is an FDIC member and an Equal Housing Lender. To find out why Rockland Trust is the bank “Where Each Relationship Matters®”, please visit www.rocklandtrust.com.

About Live Nation Entertainment
Live Nation Entertainment (NYSE:LYV) is the world's leading live entertainment company comprised of global market leaders: Ticketmaster, Live Nation Concerts, and Live Nation Sponsorship. For additional information, visit www.livenationentertainment.com.

Ellen Molle, Rockland Trust
(781) 982-6537
Ellen.Molle@RocklandTrust.com

Debra Duffy, Live Nation
917-421-4420
DebraDuffy@LiveNation.com

Source: Rockland Trust Company