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Kandi Conda

Kandi Conda

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Entertainment Manager, Marketing/Branding Expert & ConsultantKandi Conda is an Entrepreneur, Hall of Famer, Brand Consultant, 6x Author and Mom Manager of Celebrity Radio Personality, Actress Demi Lobo.Kandi "KC" is also the CEO of KCbizBOSS Entre-Tainment which provides ala-carte B ...
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SHAWNDEL ‘JAZZY’ ROSA

SHAWNDEL ‘JAZZY’ ROSA

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Shawndel “Jazzy” Rosa, is an accomplished performer, manager and artist with over 25+ years of experience in the industry of entertainment. Jazzy is also an accomplished speaker and panelist, having served at countless conferences, educating attendees on the music industry and t ...
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DAVID CHATFIELD

DAVID CHATFIELD

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30 years, and hundreds of deals ago, David Blake Chatfield began his career as an attorney and manager, representing music artists and producers, and motion picture and television writers, producers, actors, and editors.He is currently the CEO of The United Music Group, C & A Management, and Chatfie ...
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BILL DERN

BILL DERN

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BILL DERN – MANAGER TO THE STARSI have been a musician since the age of 3, playing drums, piano, banjo and writing arrangements as well as producing records. /growing up in a suburb of n/y, I worked in jazz clubs and recording studios starting in high school. Always plying, I purs ...
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Lorraine Lewis

LORRAINE LEWIS

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In hopes of fulfilling her musical dreams, Lorraine Lewis moved from Albuquerque, New Mexico to Los Angeles with the perfect vehicle for her boundless energy as the leader & singer of the heavy metal outfit, Femme Fatale. Fueled by Lorraine's megawatt performances, Femme Fatale signed to MCA Records ...
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Roslynn Cobarrubias

Roslynn Cobarrubias Co-founder & CMO mydiveo

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Roslynn Cobarrubias is the co-founder and CMO of mydiveo™. She oversees all marketing & artist initiatives, ensuring that the company’s strategic objectives are met.With nearly two decades of experience in the music industry and social media arena, Roslynn brings deep knowledge ...
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JERROLD THOMPSON

JERROLD THOMPSON

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Since earning his bachelor’s degree from the University of Illinois and breaking into entertainment as an intern at Motown Records in the mid‐90’s, Jerrold Thompson has molded the careers of dozens of the music business’ most elite and talented up‐and‐coming stars. As a manager of produc ...
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Ben Brannen

Ben Brannen

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Ben BrannenPresident & Co-Founder, atVenuAfter playing in bands and finishing college in Seattle, Ben moved to LA to work in music.He landed as an A&R guy/song plugger at BMG Music Publishing where the first song he pitched and placed received a Grammy award nomination.Ben started signing and develo ...
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Leo Corson

LEO CORSON

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Leo Corson has brought world-class international talent to the United StatesLeo Corson has brought world-classinternational talent to the United States to perform exclusive sets. He has beeninvolved in the Southern California EDM scene since 1994. With hisentreprene ...
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BARON KEVYN NELSON

BARON KEVYN NELSON

BARON KEVYN NELSON – Entertainment Finance DirectorIn additional to being one of the top event promoters in the game and a well sought after consultant Mr. Nelson has a background that includes artist development, artist management, label development, radio/retail promotion, financial advisory and ...
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Sayaka Shiomi

Sayaka Shiomi

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Sayaka Shiomi is an International Music & Entertainment business expert, specializing in Japan & Asia; she’s also a Japanese Radio Host, Artist Management exec, Coordinator and Professor of Music business Marketing and Promotion at Japanese Music college. She graduated UCL ...
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Marc Ferrari

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Founder MASTERSOURCEAfter playing in multiple bands with major deals & arena tours (including BON JOVI, KISS, VAN HALEN) MARC FERRARI formed MasterSource, which has become one of the most successful independent music publishing companies in the USA, licensing over 350 songs to film ...
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MILES COPELAND

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MILES COPELAND - BIOOne of the music industry’s most influential figures, Miles Copeland’s career in management stretches back almost 40 years to when he put together a group of go-go dancers in Beirut. In London in the 1970s, he represented Wishbone Ash, Joan Armatrading and al ...
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ROBERTO FISHER

ROBERTO FISHER

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ROBERTO FISHER is a digital media and social media, and enterprise product development veteran known for his deep expertise in and passion about technology, and what it means to our collective future. He is a results-oriented leader who delivers best-of-breed products and services. ...
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JOE SOLO

JOE SOLO

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Joe is the Record Producer who developed Macy Gray and is founder of The Music Success Workshop. Known throughout the industry as a informative and entraining live speaker on a huge range of industry subjects, Joe is currently helping artists become successful though his instructional videos, hands- ...
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DAMIAN LOVE

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DAMIAN LOVEOriginally from Sacramento, Damian Love, founder of “The Program LA”, a Talent Branding Consultant and Media Strategist, has been getting talent on the right track for years. Mr. Love has a wealth of success to draw upon from a very successful sports & entertainment c ...
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JOHN CARLE

JOHN CARLE

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Working in digital video creation as early as 2007, John Carle acts as Director of Network Development at Collective Digital Studio. There he oversees process amongst the 700 content creators as well as works with a number of content creators directly including CinemaSins and XpertThief. ...
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TRICKY STEWART

TRICKY STEWART

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Multiple GRAMMY Winning Hit Producer-Writer**Tricky is a Multi-Grammy Award Winner**Justin Bieber - "Baby"Producer / WriterRhianna - "Umbrella"Producer / WriterBeyoncé - "Single Ladies (Put A Ring On It)"Producer / WriterMariah Carey - "Touch My Body" & "Obsessed"Producer / WriterM ...
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Scott Tolleson

SCOTT TOLLESON

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Scott TollesonVideo Producer & Co-Founder of the SteamyintheCity Music CollectiveScott Tolleson is a music video producer and co-founder of the SteamyintheCity Music Collective with his insanely talented photographer wife Kristina. Over the past few years they have collaborated with ...
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Courtney Manlove

Courtney Manlove

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Courtney Manlove - Entertainment Manager & PublicistCourtney is an omni-channel entertainment marketing strategist with experience leading brand growth and business development within music, television, and consumer electronics. She worked on the Beats by Dre marketing team during e ...
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MIKE LANE

MIKE LANE

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Mike Lane is a 30-year entertainment industry veteran who has held key positions at trade publication Radio and Records, and artist management/entertainment consulting firm The Left Bank Organization. He is currently a partner at 4 Entertainment, an international business & marketin ...
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JEFF PONCHICK

Jeff Ponchick

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Jeff Ponchick currently works with Fullscreen's top Edm and Hip-hop talent. YouTube channels include Porter Robinson, Strange Music / Tech N9ne, Mtv's Sway, & Majestic Casual. Prior to Fullscreen Jeff Ponchick is known for building the first processor to crowdsource fan shot con ...
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HASKEL LAVON JACKSON, JR.

Haskel Jackson

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GRAMMY AWARD Winning Producer - WriterHaskel Jackson is a seven time Grammy Nominee, and the Founder/CEO of Haskel Jackson Entertainment, Genesoul Productions, and the Genesoul Music Lab in Hollywood, CA.Haskel Jackson Entertainment Is an Entertainment company that uses a diverse ap ...
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Shannon O'Shea

Shannon O’Shea

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Shannon O'Shea Innovative founding manager of the Grammy nominated GARBAGE and , Shannon O'Shea is also one of the world's first producer managers, whose groundbreaking clients have included Sean Beavan (NIN, MARILYN MANSON, NO DOUBT, SLAYER, CHURCHILL...), Butch Vig (NIRVANA, SMASH ...
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ROB CHRISTIE

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Rob Christie is a two-time Grammy Award winning Music Producer and the Founder - President of A&R for Robo Records (a independent production company & record label, distributed by Universal/Fontana, based in Los Angeles, CA).He is an L.A. native and graduate of Cal State Northridge, with a degree in ...
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Besidone Amoruwa

Besidone Amoruwa

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REVOLT TV : Marketing CoordinatorIt's not easy to maket to millennials while navigating the digital space but BesidoneAmoruwa is experienced in doing so understanding music culture,brandin and strategic planning.She first started in the industryas an intern for aftermath/Intercope R ...
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JUSTIN HUNTE

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JUSTIN HUNTEJustin "The Company Man" Hunte is the Editor-in-Chief of HipHopDX. He was the host of The Company Man Show on PNCRadio.fm and has covered music, politics, and culture for numerous publications. He is currently based in Los Angeles, California. Follow him on Twitter@TheCo ...
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Jazzy Rosa

Shawndel “Jazzy” Rosa

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Shawndel “Jazzy” Rosa, is an accomplished performer, manager and artist with over 20+ years of experience in the industry of entertainment. Jazzy is also an accomplished speaker and panelist, having served at countless conferences, educating attendees on the music industry and t ...
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Mr. Hodges

DARNELL HODGES

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DARNELL HODGES CEO DLH MEDIA GROUPDarnell Hodges has worked with talent on YMCMB, MMG, Def Jam, Universal Music Group, & placed artist/producer songs with B.E.T, MTV, and LionsGate Ent Films. While studying at Columbia College Chicago Mr. Hodges worked with companies such as: Platfo ...
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STEVE RENNIE

Steve Rennie

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Steve Rennie has worked in the music business for over 36 years. He has a broad range of experience as a concert promoter, record executive, internet entrepreneur, and artist manager. He has been deeply involved in the intersection of music and technology since the earliest days of ...
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KANNON ‘CAVIAR’ CROSS

KANNON ‘CAVIAR’ CROSS

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HIT PRODUCER: Cee-Lo/DMX/T.I.+moreIf you have been listening to hip-hop for any period of time chances are you have heard the work of, Kannon "Caviar" Cross aka Cavie. The West Coast, Mega Producer is responsible for some of the hottest hits for a host of the most popular artist in ...
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DARNELL ‘OG CUICIDE’ PRICE

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DARNELL ‘OG CUICIDE’ PRICERecording artist, motivational speaker, mentor and entrepreneur, Darnel “O.G. Cuicide” Price is on a mission to change lives. He is an established Rapper, Publisher of One West Magazine and the creator of One West clothing line. Cuicide is living pr ...
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Matt Squire

Matt Squire

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Multi-Platinum ProducerMatt Squire is an American multi-platinum music producer and writer. He is known for producing power pop, and has a knack for discovering underground bands and helping them refine their sound. Squire works very closely with his bands. He is known as a hands-on ...
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Shaun O'Banion

Shaun O’Banion

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Film / Video Director!Drawn to the business from an early age, Shaun got his first film industry job after reading the infamous tale of Steven Spielberg sneaking onto the Universal Studios lot. At age 17 hewalked through the gate, past the guards and though he didn’t get signed to ...
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ERIC McLELLAN

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ERIC McLELLAN –A&R Director: SIRE RECORDSA&R for:Delta Rae, Ewert & The Two Dragons, Cold Fronts.Worked on Born to Kill: WB indie retail compilation.Upcoming projects include Kill It Kid, Ben Fields, Cold Fronts, and Deniro Farrar. Eric McLellan began working in the music industr ...
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CECE SAMMY

CECE SAMMY

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Vocal & Performance Coach | Vocal Producer TV Judge | TV Presenter | Artist DevelopmentOften referred to as "The UK's Vocal Whiz", CeCe Sammy has been a leading vocal and performance coach for some of the biggest names in music. She’s also known for her TV appearances and behind t ...
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ARNOLD ‘Big A’ WHITE

ARNOLD ‘Big A’ WHITE

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DPG RECORDS: VP A&R / PRODUCTIONBigg A has been in the entertainment business for over 20 years. Born in Compton, California, he got under the wings of his childhood friend the late Eazy-E. Bigg A was the owner of Underworld Records & Tapes in the city of Compton. The store ...
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Ryan Perez-Daple

Ryan Perez-Daple

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executive producer As an executive producer for Killer Tracks, a division of Universal Music Publishing Group, Ryan has produced over 100 albums for TV and film licensing from concept to delivery.Ryan has had the pleasure of working with: Shiny Toy Guns, Alex Band (The Calling), Lam ...
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MIKE ROBINSON aka BIG MIKE

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specializes in Artist ManagementMike Robinson aka Big Mike Rob, an executive with more than 20 years experience in the music industry. Big Mike Rob is committed to redefining Artist Development, and its conception came from Mike’s passion for music.Big Mike Rob specializes in Arti ...
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CJ Bruce

CJ Bruce

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CJ Bruce is a Founder and the Managing Director of New Antics, an digital agency focused on video. New Antics has developed interactive video software as well as a YouTube ad targeting tool to monetize video content in a more meaningful way to benefit content creators, consumers and businesses.CJ ha ...
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Gabrielle Kessler

Gabrielle Kessler

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Gabrielle Kessler is the Head of Integrated Marketing for Omnia Media, the largest independent music and gaming-focused YouTube multi-channel network. She works directly with brands to create innovative influencer and branded entertainment campaigns utilizing Omnia Media's expansive network of musi ...
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Joe Marlett

JOE MARLETT

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Producer,Engineer,Mixer and Songwriter Joe Marlett has been making records for over a decade. He first emerged on the scene in San Diego, California, engineering at a local studio working on several records with Blink 182 as well as Switchfoot and Fenix TX. Upon moving to Los Angele ...
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GINO SESTO

GINO SESTO

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Gino Sesto has been in media and music/entertainment for nearly 20 years.Early in his career, he started out at Sony Music working on marketing and co-op with record merchandisers.He later fell in love with working with vendors and negotiating media deals for them. Several agency jobs later, Gino st ...
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BRIAN VIRTUE

BRIAN VIRTUE

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Producer, engineer, and mixer Brian Virtue has been a highlight in the rock world since getting his start in the early 90s, and his since gone on to work on an eclectic set of projects. A Southern California native, he began working in studios soon after graduating high school, quickly building his ...
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Elisa O'keefe

Elisa O’keefe

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Elisa is an Aussie from Melbourne but living in the USA, in Philadelphia. She has built entertainment enterprises under the Melbadelphia™ name and her radio show is heard in both Melbourne and Philadelphia, and around the globe via the Internet. Her shows feature many dynamic artists from the worl ...
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Sonia Rao

Sonia Rao

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A finalist on NBC's The Voice and BMI's Spotlight Indie Artist, Sonia Rao has had her songs featured on MTV, VH1, ABC, and E! Network on such shows as Jersey Shore, The Vineyard, Catfish, and several others. Classically trained on violin and piano, but encouraged to seek a career outside of music, S ...
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Steve Martocci

Steve Martocci

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Co-Founder SPLICESteve Martocci is a co-founder of Splice, a technology platform for music creators which streamlines the fragmented process of creating and sharing music, freeing musicians to spend their time and energy on the creative process. Previously he was a co-founder of Gro ...
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Mike Repel

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Mike Repel is the author of The Music Industry Self Help Guide,a staff writer at DigitalMusicNews.com, and owner of Repel Music Distribution.Mike has a history of working in several genres in Chicago's independent music scenes including Hardcore, Metal, Punk and Rap. As an independe ...
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Adam Gaynor

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Founder/Guitarist of Grammy Award winning & multi-platinum iconic group MATCHBOX 20, with Rob Thomas became one of the biggest selling acts of the 90’s; now an new media/product/branding entrepreneur doing global innovations. ...
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Brandon Squar

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ADA Distribution VP, Label Development and Strategy, Digital Sales & MarketingBrandon is responsible for managing the digital business and driving digital revenue, as well as providing strategic marketing opportunities and brand partnerships for 100+ records labels distributed by AD ...
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Tom Callahan

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Industry vet Tom Callahan has held senior management and VP positions at Enigma Records, IRS Records and Virgin Records in the late 80's and early 90's. He started Tom Callahan & Associates management and consulting business in 1992.Tom has been involved with breaking some of the biggest artists in ...
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Carnetta Jones

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Director/Producer (film/reality TV)/ActorCarnetta Jones has directed, produced and acted in films screened in festivals worldwide from Los Angeles to Cannes.Before focusing on directing films, Carnetta directed over 40 stage plays as the Artistic Director of Antelope Valley Christia ...
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Casey Thomas

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Entertainment Integration DirectorEntertainment integration director, Casey Thomas, has spent over 22 years engaged in the fundamental sectors of the entertainment industry. Noted asa significant expertise serving as broker, event coordinator, brand integrator, sponsorship, NPO-501c (3), advi ...
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Kenji Nakai

Kenji Nakai

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Music Producer, Engineer & ComposerKenji Nakai is an independent music producer, mixer, engineer, composer, founder of Sonic Lodge Studios, VP of A&R at C.A.D. Music Media Group with over 25 years experience in the business based in Los Angeles as well as a frequent lecturer of music producti ...
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Jimi Yamagishi

Jimi Yamagishi

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Producer, Recording Engineer, Singer/SongwriterProducer, Sideman, Recording Engineer & more, Jimi Yamagishi is not just another singer-songwriter. As the current director of the SongNet, Jimi brings over three decades of life in this industry to the table, helping other songwriters make t ...
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Kat Ellis

Kat Ellis

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Photographer, Videographer, Artist Rep & PromoterKat is a photographer, videographer, artist rep, promoter, and has been considered the "go-to" gal for many southern California indie artists.Favorite subjects to photography:Live performance (website photo album "Music Through My Eyes."Backgro ...
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Toni Koch

Toni Koch

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TK Promotions / Pitch-A-SongToni is a native of Phoenix, AZ, with a lifelong passion for music, the songwriter/artist and a strong advocate for the arts. As a pioneer in the 1980's for the indie music guerrilla marketing techniques as well as street team coordination, Toni worked with compani ...
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Ernie Singleton

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Owner, Singleton EntertainmentErnie owns his own entertainment consulting company, Singleton Entertainment Corp (S.E.C.), offering a broad range of services to include Artist and Label Multi-Level Marketing Campaigns, Artist Development, Brand Marketing, Music Promotion Strategy, Mu ...
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Richard Lyne

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A&R, PledgeMusicRichard Lyne runs the PledgeMusic, LA office. He joined the company in London just before they launched in 2009. Prior to working at PledgeMusic he worked in International A&R at Sony Music, UK. He started at Universal Music, UK on their Graduate Training Program and ...
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Imani Walker

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SVP of Business Development/Music Manager/A&RImani Waker is a seasoned business developer who is currently building strategic alliances and opportunities for AWE. To date, Imani brokered a partnership with the AWE Fontainebleau Hotel and AWE and from that alliance AWE produced a ...
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Liz Heller

Liz Heller

CEO and Co-Founder of Buzztone IncAs CEO and co-founder of Buzztone Inc Liz works to facilitate community building on behalf of brands in the cause, entertainment, media, and product industries. As chief visionary in charge of creative content, strategy, operations and funding her role on pro ...
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Tim Kring

Tim Kring

Screenwriter & Television ProducerTim Kring is an American screenwriter and television producer, best known for his creation of the drama series Strange World, Crossing Jordan, Heroes, and Touch.He graduated from the University of Southern California School of Cinematic Arts in 1983. He got h ...
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Jason Sprague

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Senior Manager, Synch and Custom Product Licensing for ADAStarting as a local DJ in Northern Arizona at the age of 14, Jason began his professional career as an audio engineer in 2001 before moving over to the business side of music as National Director of Radio Promotions for Strai ...
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Stephen Marsh

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Mastering ExpertHaving spent half his life behind a mastering console, Stephen Marsh is a master of mastering. Artists welcome his musical, collaborative approach to mastering and his substantial credit list places him among the top of his field. His dual passions for music and tech ...
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Lisa Mastramico

Lisa Mastramico

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Director of Public Access Television for Long Beach, CALisa is the Director of Public Access Television for Long Beach, California. She was first introduced to public access TV in 1999 at Community Television in Santa Cruz, California, where she was elected to the Board of Directors ...
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Benny The Breeze

Benny the Breeze

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SoCal Radio PersonalityBenny is one of the most entertaining, passionate and fun-loving personalities to be found on the radio dial in Southern California and worldwide via the web. Benny has featured artists from around the globe and has also interviewed industry insiders, such as ...
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Teri Elaine Begin

Teri Begin

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Director of Education for Barbizon Modeling and Acting SchoolsTeri is a well respected acting coach in Hollywood South, helping artists develop their craft. As an actress she has been featured in television, film and on stage and has worked extensively throughout North America and a ...
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Koen Heldens

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International Multi-Platinum Mixing EngineerKoen Heldens, born and raised in the Netherlands, attended the Venray School of Music and started composing and producing dance music at the tender age of 12. Solidifying his place in the industry as a rising talent, Koen reached number on ...
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Dae Bogan

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CEO of ChazBo MusicDae Bogan is the CEO and Founder of ChazBo Music, a visual music service that produces and broadcasts proprietary music channels in businesses across the US—and a member of The Recording Academy. Prior to founding ChazBo Music, Dae was the Vice President of Mark ...
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Allison Shaw

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CEO/Owner Manic Monkee MGMTShaw started her music career as a DJ for mainstream rock format station 94 Rock in Albuquerque. Allison also was a writer for VH1/MTV online from 1998-2002. In 2004 Shaw started nationally distributed Hyperactive Music Magazine and the Hyperfestival and C ...
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Ravi

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Artist, Aviator, ActivistAside from "tasteful intelligent" songwriting, a "richly textured" voice, and "mastery" of the guitar, perhaps what separates Ravi most from other singer-songwriters is his command of the stage and rapport with the audience. A busy touring schedule incorpora ...
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STEPHANIE SPRUILL

Stephanie Spruill

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Across the course of a peerless career, Stephanie Spruill represents excellence in music, recording, performance, composition and education in a profound plethora of ways. Stephanie is the founder of Spruill House Music Inc., School of Voice and Artist Development. Also, Stephanie ...
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Mike Robinson

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Artist Management/Talent Scout, BET's 106 & ParkBmikeroB Management was founded in 2012 by Mike Robinson, an executive with more than 20 years experience in the music industry. BmikeroB Management is committed to redefining Artist Development, and its conception came from M ...
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Salim Ismail

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Speaker, Strategist, EntrepreneurSalim Ismail is a sought-after speaker, strategist and entrepreneur based in Silicon Valley. He travels extensively addressing topics including breakthrough technologies and their impact on a variety of industries. Salim has spent the last four years ...
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Jay Samit

President of ooVooJay Samit is a leading technology pioneer with over 25 years experience in digital media.Prior to ooVoo, Samit was CEO ofSocialVibe, the largest social media technology platform, reaching over 600 million consumers around the world each month for such major brands ...
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Troy Marshall

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Entertainment Promotion, Marketing, Branding ExpertAs General Manager of New Nation Entertainment’s Recording Division, Troy Marshall carries a wide range of responsibilities from overseeing artist packaging (which includes photo shoots, video shoots), to marketing, radio and club ...
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Jesse Flores

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INGROOVES FONTANADir. Product DevelopmentWith over 16 years in the entertainment industry, Jesse Flores, Vice President of Business Development at INGROOVES, is considered to be a key influencer in strategic growth in today’s music industry. Based in Los Angeles, Jesse is credited with buil ...
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David Vaz

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Founder/Chairman/CEO of iPayMobile/GEOPERKS MEDIA NETWORKThe i-PayMobile Interactive Sports & Entertainment Media Network turns any Entertainment Venue into a interactive shopping experience on "Mobile" device(s) Worldwide. Their patented location based technology allows Brands, art ...
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Krayzie Bone

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Multi-Platinum Artist/Producer/Label CEOLeader of the best selling Hip Hop group of the last 20 years, Bone Thugz 'n' Harmony, Krayzie Bone is a Grammy, BET, and American Music Award Winner. His albums have sold over 50 million units, has Diamond selling (10 million+) albums and has ...
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Greg Monterosa

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Co-Founder of MyLLC.comGreg Monterrosa has helped thousands of entrepreneurs and artists like yourself get their businesses started. As the Co-Founder of MyLLC.com, helping people start and manage their companies for success is his passion. He has been featured in publications; Succ ...
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Shyan Selah

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Artist, ActivistShyan Selah is a rising star who embodies the essence of the most trendsetting music icons from his hometown of Seattle. Inspired by the likes of Ray Charles, Jimi Hendrix and Kurt Cobain, Shyan’s urban brand of rock music has created wide spread anticipation throu ...
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Cat Stone

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Marketing ConsultantCat is recognized for her experience and talent in the art of managing communications between brands, celebrities, and members of the press/media. Following a successful worldwide modeling career, she has become an exceptionally reputable player in the marketing ...
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Adam Stone

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Marketing ConsultantAdam’s entertainment marketing acumen is the result of his more than 25-year career in the motion picture industry. Through his experience in the physical production of 30 motion pictures, Adam has gained invaluable insight into all facets of the film industry, ...
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Chino XL

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Hip Hop Artist & LyricistSigned by the legendary Rick Rubin (co-founder DEF JAM, signed Public Enemy, Beastie Boys, LL Cool J, producer of Jay-Z, Kanye West, Adele, Linkin Park, Red Hot Chili Peppers), Chino XL is world renowned as one of the most talented lyricists in Hip Hop histo ...
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Bun B

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Artist, Executive & EducatorBun B, along with his late great partner Pimp C, are music industry legends. With their group UGK, they are pioneers of Hip Hop from the South, often referred to as the ‘true King of the South’. His collaborations with Jay-Z (on the classic ‘Big Pim ...
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Vicky Hamilton

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Record Executive, Manager, Journalist, FilmmakerVicky Hamilton is noted for managing the early careers of Guns N' Roses, Poison and Faster Pussycat; for being a management consultant for Mötley Crüe and Stryper, a 1980s concert promoter on the Sunset Strip, and a club booker at Ba ...
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Evan Lowenstein

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Founder/CEO of StageItEvan Lowenstein relies on his nearly 20 years of experience in the music industry to oversee all aspects of Stageit. With experience as a recording artist, award-winning writer and tech geek, Lowenstein fused together his passions to create Stageit, an online v ...
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Bobby Owsinski

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Musician, Composer, ProducerA long-time music industry veteran, Bobby Owsinski started his career as a guitar and keyboard player, songwriter and arranger, eventually becoming an in-demand producer/engineer working not only with a variety of recording artists, but on commercials, te ...
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Matt McGuire

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Composer, Producer, Arranger, SongwriterMatt McGuire enjoys a successful career that spans over 28 years.He started primarily as a player, & worked for top stars, such as Engelbert Humperdinck, as his pianist and eventually Music Director/Arranger-touring around the world as well as ...
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Kenny Stoff

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Director, FilmmakerKenny spent an amazing year with Dave Grohl (of Foo Fighters/Nirvana) making the award-winning film, Sound City. Filming scenes with rock royalty (Paul McCartney, Neil Young, Tom Petty, Fleetwood Mac, Stevie Nicks, John Fogerty, Nirvana, Trent Reznor, Rage Against ...
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Alicia Yaffe

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CEO, The Spellbound GroupAlicia Yaffe launched The Spellbound Group in 2011 to execute unique campaigns for bands and brands to build sustainable markets.Alicia applies her years of expertise as the chief architect behind the integrated marketing department at Rocket Science, where ...
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Steve Eggelston

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CEO, Eggman Global; Entertainment LawyerSteve Eggleston is a law school Valedictorian, award-winning law professor (Remedies), best-selling author (“Labor and Employment in California”/Lexis-Nexis), and former entertainment, employment, music, and trial attorney.After an intense ...
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Ritch Esra

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Owner, Music Business RegistryFrom 1987 to the present, Ritch has been an instructor at The Musicians Institute, SAE, Trebas Institute of Recording Arts in Los Angeles, where he was the chief Instructor as well as at UCLA Extension, teaching several courses including:A&R The Heartbe ...
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Joanne Ledesma

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Founder, Ledesma MusicJoanne Ledesma, founder of Ledesma Music, has placed the work of several SongNet members, is a master at networking, and is recognized for her ability to connect the dots in the diverse world of music entertainment. An advocate for musicians and artists in her ...
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James Leach

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Vice President, Writer/Publisher Relation, SESACLeach began his music career at Famous Music Publishing before landing with ATV Music Group where he was eventually named Director of Creative Affairs. Upon leaving ATV, Leach formed Leach Entertainment Enterprises where he consulted f ...
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Brian Shafton

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Owner, RBC RecordsAfter graduating UCLA in 1989, Shafton started his music career in the finance division at CEMA where they dominated the charts with acts, such as MC Hammer, Vanilla Ice, Garth Brooks, Wilson Phillips, and The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.Subsequently, Shafton left ...
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Frederik Thaae

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Danish Grammy-Winning Producer/SongwriterProducer Songwriter multi instrumentalist Frederik Thaae has been making a name for himself winning a Danish Grammy for his own album and producer of the Eurovision awards winning song “Only Teardrops” in 2013. As a result of winning the ...
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Lisa Thomas

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CEO, LRT EntertainmentLisa Thomas has been in the entertainment business for 20 years. She started at The Walt Disney Company in the motion picture department, later being promoted to interactive educational publishing. Thomas then moved on to Spelling Entertainment in the series de ...
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