Do you really want to delete project Hip Hop Since 1978 / Maverick Management August 2011 - June 2015 Touring Assistant to Creative Touring Director (My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy / WTT /Yeezus Tour / Kanye West Glastonbury)?
A charismatic and strategic professional with a wealth of experience and strong entrepreneurial flair having founded an online platform for urban music videos and documentaries at the time of selling the company having achieved 25,000 subscribers and 5 million views online. Strong organisational skills along with extensive marketing, artist, talent and partner management, with business development acumen. Proven through the successful running of a company, worked alongside high profile names in the music industry often liaising with management companies, labels and artists of all sizes. Within a year won awards and secured a deal to work with Channel 4, a huge achievement for a young individual. Illustrates particular expertise with artist relations and talent management, event management, leading projects and delivering solutions across various sectors. Now looking to enhance experience, share achievements and expand on past success through seeking a new challenge in the entertainment industry where acquired knowledge, skills and expertise can be successfully applied. Proudest achievement to date, working with a very high profile Formula 1 driver being his direct contact working with him to create and manage his newly found music career whilst he still focuses on his sports career, including running and overseeing multiple studio camp’s in Los Angeles and other locations throughout 2014 and 2015 with many producers, writers and artists all working towards the direction we found and set together, as well as coordinating all schedule aspects whilst leaving reasonable room for promotional duties that were required of him by Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula 1 team, which included interviews, sponsor dinners and similar activities.
Influencer marketing Creating brand awareness in the UK / Europe Building sales direct to consumer and wholesale account
Working in conjunction with Lewis’ management, we successfully began running Lewis Hamilton’s music project Meetings with client to discover the aims and objectives of the project and how to achieve these Budget controlling Marketing ideas and implementation for release Utilising my contacts within the Urban music world to bring Grammy award winning producers, writers and artists on board with the project and it’s aims. Extensive schedule management, including booking and managing travel and ground arrangements
Liaising with both major and independent labels worldwide, working with international press departments and management companies to coordinate the artists promo schedule inline with our own schedule, making sure to maintain contact at all times. Assisted within the Artist Liaison department dealing with all kinds of artists big and small, learning very quickly how to respond and communicate with the different types of artist we came across Liaised with tour managers to obtain passes, work permits and necessary clearances for my staff and production staff Managing extensive travel arrangements within budget for artists and crew, including ground transport and accommodation Strong knowledge of visual content, editing and filming, management production and strong interpersonal and organisational skills, ensuring the smooth running of the firm; Secured a deal with Channel 4 to broadcast short films. Created a partnership with Red Bull, and Jay Z’s Life+Times
Assisting in all capacities whilst on tour and on the road. Managing talent and being the communication path between talent and management Liaising with venues prior to our arrival making sure riders were correct, security measures were in place and everything set for the arrival to be smooth, as well as informing promotors of any delays we might have or that could be possible. Obtaining ticket sales numbers from promotors, festivals, venues and informing management of this information in a useful format Booking ground and air travel, liaising with our hotel partners in booking rooms all within budget Collating of guest passes and tickets from management and purchasing these from promotors when required. Organising tour after parties in different cities when required, including venue sourcing, liaising with 3rd party suppliers all whilst making sure my clients expectations were maintained