ARTIST MANAGMENT + TALENT PROCUREMENT
TODD WAGSTAFF / Director
Todd brings his stellar international credentials to our artist. Previously the Head of A&R and Marketing for the pioneering rooArt label and GM for internationally respected production label EngineRoom. Todd has 20 years experience in building global careers for a long list of Australia’s most successful music exports. In that time Todd has personally signed, recorded, marketed or managed a list that includes The Vines, Empire of the Sun, The Veronicas, You Am I, Pnau, Gypsy and the Cat, Bluejuice, Evermore and Holly Valance.
JO WALKER / Director
Walker cut her media teeth as a media planner / buyer in Melbourne. Roles in subscription television in the UK lead her to MTV Australia where she realized her passion for the music industry. As Austereo’s National Tour and Promotions Manager, Walker has overseen all tour presents across the networks for the past six years and more recently worked on their newly launched digital station, Radar Radio. Most recently she was Managing Partner at Peer Group Media, and now a Director of Parker + Mr French.
MEL NAHAS / Artist Manager
Mel Nahas jumped into the world of music management in Perth from the age of 15. With the passion for music never subsiding she moved to Sydney to start work in production at Channel [v], then moved on to write and produce the weekly nationally syndicated radio program, Take 40 Australia. After working media-side in music Mel moved over label side and managed Levi’s Jeans record label Levity where she first started to work with Todd Wagstaff who was doing A&R. Mel eventually left the Levi’s Jeans record label to pursue management & talent producing full time (working across events such as Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards & the ARIA’s) as well as opening Australia’s only music specialist art gallery, Mart Gallery.
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