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Thursday, April 28 • 3:15pm - 5:30pm
One-on-One Sessions (Presented by Berklee Online) - Sold Out

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One-on-One Sessions offer EXPO attendees the opportunity to meet in person with a songwriter/composer, music publisher, online marketing executive, record company executive, film/TV music executive, music attorney or ASCAP executive. The 15-minute session will be a mix of career advice and song critiques.

Our 500 One-on-One sessions sold out in January like they do each year. There are no openings or waiting list spots available. 

Panelists
avatar for Bonnie Baker

Bonnie Baker

"Invisible," "Lone Ranger," "East Of Eden," "My Sister", Songwriter
Songwriter - "Invisible," "Lone Ranger," "East Of Eden," "My Sister" Bonnie Baker moved to Nashville in 1992 and joined ASCAP in 1993. She signed first publishing deal in 1997 and has been at BMG, Universal, Warner Chappell and recently has moved to Big Deal Music based in LA. She has three ASCAP awards, has been nominated for a Grammy Award in the Country Solo Performance category and has five platinum album awards. She has had cuts by a... Read More →
avatar for Miles Beard

Miles Beard

Sr. Director, A&R; Songwriter Manager, Artist Publishing Group
Sr. Director, A&R - Artist Publishing Group | Songwriter Manager Miles Beard began his career in music at 13 as a DJ. He went on to become a nightclub DJ, holding several nationwide residencies, which led him to become a regular on the radio for 102.7 KiisFM in Los Angeles until 2012. After hanging up his DJ hat, Beard has creatively contributed to records for several artists across the industry, including Wiz Khalifa (“See... Read More →
JC

Jon Chen

Manager, A&R Manager, Warner Bros. Records
Manager, A&R Manager - Warner Bros. Records Jon Chen started his career in the music industry as an intern at Complete Control Management, Tiesto’s management company at the time. After a year, he took up a position as an assistant with SVP of A&R, Jeff Fenster at Jive Records and continued working with him when Jeff left to become EVP of A&R at Warner Bros Records. In that capacity, he coordinated numerous projects including Jason Derulo... Read More →
avatar for Ian Cripps

Ian Cripps

Sr. Director, A&R, Atlantic Records
Sr. Director, A&R - Atlantic Records  Ian Cripps is Sr. Director of A&R at Atlantic Records works with artists in all genres ranging from country to rock to hip hop and r&b.  
avatar for Jeff Gray

Jeff Gray

Music Supervisor, Music Clearance
Music Supervisor, Music Clearance (Pesci) Jeff Gray has been called: Composer, Performer, Music Supervisor, Music Licensor/Licensee, Consultant, and more. Jeff’s first foray in to the music business at 18 years old was getting paid $20 cash and a Neil Young concert VHS tape as compensation to play guitar on someone's demo tape. This is still some of the most money he's ever been paid for playing music. Jeff has worked for MTV, Bug Music... Read More →
avatar for Nick Haussling

Nick Haussling

A&R, Razor & Tie
A&R - Razor & Tie Nick has over 16 years of experience in music industry making records, working closely with a vast network of artists, producers, engineers, songwriters, publishers, agents, managers, attorneys, mixers, recording studios and tastemakers in the industry. He has worked with bands like Avenged Sevenfold, Disturbed, Echosmith, Gary Clark Jr., Mastodon. He signed: Art of Dying, Device (Disturbed side project), Disturbed... Read More →
avatar for Thomas Krottinger

Thomas Krottinger

A&R, Prescription Songs/Kemosabe Records
A&R - Prescription Songs/Kemosabe Records  A graduate of the University of Southern California, Thomas started working in the business by assisting Tyler Perry's music supervisor. He has previously worked at Sony Music, Universal Music Enterprises and spent two years at Creative Artists Agency. Currently, Thomas does A&R for Kemosabe Records and Prescription Songs. 
avatar for Ed Machuca

Ed Machuca

A&R, Atlantic Records
A&R - Atlantic Records Ed Machuca was born and raised in the Bronx, New York. In 2012, he moved to Los Angeles, CA to attend the University of Southern California, which is where he began his journey in the music industry. While still in college, he got his first opportunity in the industry as an assistant for Kenny Hamilton, who happened to be Justin Bieber's  tour manager at the time. He then served a similar role for Jamil Davis, who... Read More →
avatar for Samantha Maloney

Samantha Maloney

VP, A&R, Warner Bros. Records
VP, A&R - Warner Bros. Records | | Samantha Maloney is known as one of the most respected female drummers in the music business. Since studying at the High School of Music and Art and Performing Arts in NYC (aka FAME) as a classically trained percussionist, Samantha has played drums with Hole, MötleyCrüe, Eagles Of Death Metal, Peaches, Billy Ray Cyrus, and The Crystal Method to name a few. But her musical talent expands way... Read More →
avatar for Victor Portillo

Victor Portillo

A&R, Warner/Chappell Music Publishing
A&R - Warner/Chappell Music Publishing Have been working at Warner Chappell in A&R for the past 6 years. Instrumental in the signing of Kendrick Lamar and producer Young Chop. Currently working with various upcoming Pop writers and producers for the US, UK and Asia markets. Worked as a Club and Mixtape DJ prior to joining WC. 
avatar for Delmar Powell

Delmar Powell

Director, Urban A&R, Universal Republic
Director, Urban A&R - Universal Republic Delmar Powell is Director of Urban A&R at Universal Republic. Based in the Los Angeles office, Powell will focus on signing, developing, building, and breaking acts within the urban space ranging from hip-hop and R&B to pop. He previously held the position of Manager, Physical Sales, but began working in A&R after proving instrumental to the creation of Marcel's breakout hit "2AM... Read More →
avatar for Brandra Ringo

Brandra Ringo

A&R, Universal Music Publishing Group
A&R - Universal Music Publishing Group
avatar for Andrew Robbins

Andrew Robbins

Sr. Director, Film/TV Music, Manhattan Production Music/Chesky Records
Sr. Director, Film/TV Music - Manhattan Production Music/Chesky Records Andrew Robbins is MPM’s Senior Director of Film/TV Music at Manhattan Production Music/Chesky Records. Based in the company’s new Los Angeles office, Robbins will be responsible for utilizing his long-standing relationships within the entertainment, broadcasting, and media industries to present and place MPM Music's extensive music and song catalogs within... Read More →
avatar for Celina Rollon

Celina Rollon

Artist Manager, Rollon Entertainment
Artist Manager - Rollon Entertainment A former Marketing Manager for Sony Music with 20 years music industry experience, Celina Rollon has coordinated & managed the release campaigns of multi-platinum albums from international super stars such as Beyonce, Destiny’s Child, John Legend, Taio Cruz and many more. Rollon Entertainment is a dynamic, new age, entertainment company providing Artist Management, Marketing & Record Label... Read More →
avatar for Jackie Winkler

Jackie Winkler

Manager, A&R, Island Records
Manager, A&R - Island Records | | Currently a Los Angeles-based A&R at Island Records. Previous A&R at Warner Bros Records and worked on projects including Nico & Vinz, NONONO, Andra Day, and Sabina Ddumba. 
avatar for Jen Wolczyk

Jen Wolczyk

Music Licensing & Artist Management, Whizbang, Inc.
Music Licensing & Artist Management - Whizbang, Inc.  Jen Wolczyk is in her 8th year at Whizbang, Inc, a Nashville based music licensing, publishing and management company. She pitches for sync opportunities, scouts new music and performs an array of responsibilities for management clients. Whizbang Music Licensing has secured hundreds of placements in film, TV, video game, and advertising projects. The company represents a diverse... Read More →
avatar for Jenny Owen Youngs

Jenny Owen Youngs

Songwriter, Artist
Songwriter, Artist Singer, songwriter, and natural history enthusiast Jenny Owen Youngs grew up in the forests of northern New Jersey and has recently moved from Brooklyn to the mountains outside of LA. After self-releasing her first album Batten the Hatches in 2005, she went on to put out two albums and three EPs through the Canadian indie label Nettwerk Records. Her most recent album, An Unwavering Band Of Light, was funded via a successful... Read More →



Thursday April 28, 2016 3:15pm - 5:30pm
Doheny/Beachwood 2nd Floor (Mezzanine)

Attendees (72)