Dealmakers: Build Your Buzz Panel

Dealmakers: Build Your Buzz Panel

“This is the perfect opportunity for unsigned artists and producers to be heard and discovered by premiere industry and major label executives to get discovered”  says Quincy “Big Heff” Taylor, Def Jam Records Representative.

The summit presented by New York-based talent, branding and lifestyle company ‘The Ravenel Agency’ gives select artists a one of a kind opportunity to meet experienced veterans in the music and entertainment industries. Artists will participate in a power panel where they will receive invaluable advice about how to make it in the industry, a one on one assessment of their work and be able to perform.

Conference leaders include:  Eric Parler (Def Jam), Young Sav (Maybach Music) and Steve Carless (CTE/Atlantic Records), media heavyweights Vanessa Satten (XXL Magazine), Karen Civil (Always Civil Enterprise) and Reggie Hawkins (SiriusXM) plus DJ Steph Floss (Cleveland Cavaliers official DJ),  television producers Maricarmen Lopez (VH1) and TV Executive and Publicist More Media LLC CEO Alvina Alston.


“It was important for me to bring “The Deal Makers Conference” to the Midwest after discovering the wealth of undiscovered talent here. I wanted to expose Cleveland, OH to the real deal makers of the business. My aim was for attendees to not only learn from seasoned professionals but to gain insight on the do’s and don’ts of the business. Participants also were afforded the change to secure a record deal on the spot all of which happened to my delight “says Amber Ravenel, Founder/CEO of The Ravenel Agency.


Conference will be held at:
Westin Hotel
777 Saint Clair Avenue NE, Cleveland, OH 44114
From 11 am – 6 pm
Industry Showcase at:
Take 5 Lounge
740 W.Superior Ave Cleveland OH 44115
From 8 pm- 11 pm
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