I am the founder & CEO of PYRAMIND Music & Audio Production Institute based in San Francisco, CA.
I help artists and producers guide their passion for music and audio production into careers that change lives.
I'm an executive, producer, and creative with over 25 years in music, live & virtual events, and education and audio development for interactive media. My expertise includes technical and creative audio services, business development, brand partnerships, music publishing, education, and live & virtual experiences.
I have conducted panels and spoken at: SXSW, The SF Music Tech Conference, AES Conference, The Academy of Art, SFSU, and GRAMMY Sound Tables.
I was voted entrepreneur of the Year by The Renaissance Center For Entrepreneurship and awarded ICIC's (Initiative for a Competitive Inner City) top 100 fastest growing inner city companies in America.
I'm an Ableton-certified trainer and a 30-year voting member of The Recording Academy (The Grammys). I have had the honor of serving on the board of Governors and as a Trustee representing the San Francisco Chapter of The Recording Academy.
My clients have included: HTC Vive, Microsoft Studios, Insomniac Games, Ubisoft, Disney, Sony Interactive Entertainment, Blizzard, and Zynga, working on award-winning titles like Watch Dogs 2, Halo Anniversary, Sunset Overdrive, God Of War, World Of Warcraft, Kinect Disneyland, Arcade Saga VR, and Tron Run/r.
My music credits include working with many globally recognized recording artists including Rob Garza (Thievery Corporation), Giorgio Moroder, K Theory, Rain Phutureprimitive, The Bronx, Merl Saunders & Jerry Garcia (The Grateful Dead), and Rocker T & the legendary Joan Baez amongst many others.