Meet the Team for 2017

 

We are Berklee Valencia's first student-run record label. As part of the Master's in Global Entertainment and Music Business graduate program, students join forces to uncover the remarkable new talent within the Berklee Valencia community.

Our team is a collective of musicians, artist managers, sound engineers, producers, music business professionals, entrepreneurs, but above all else, music addicts. We aim to disrupt the old music scene with raw, undeniable talent by working with genuine artists and visionaries that bring out the best of Berklee College of Music and the City of Valencia.


Ashley My name is Ashley Snyder, Head of Marketing. I am from Boston, Massachusetts. Boston sports teams are the best teams!! I am obsessed with country music. I want to live in Nashville, Tennessee and manage country acts. I love the developmental process of working with artists. I would one day like to open my own entertainment company.

Ashley

My name is Ashley Snyder, Head of Marketing. I am from Boston, Massachusetts. Boston sports teams are the best teams!! I am obsessed with country music. I want to live in Nashville, Tennessee and manage country acts. I love the developmental process of working with artists. I would one day like to open my own entertainment company.

Celia I originally come from one of the smallest countries in Europe: The Principality of Andorra. I am Head of Promotions and my professional aspirations are to work closely to authentic artists and develop their audience, future and creativity. I love reviewing new artists and sounds as well as putting together the whole of their artistry, being painting, visuals and fashion. 

Celia

I originally come from one of the smallest countries in Europe: The Principality of Andorra.
I am Head of Promotions and my professional aspirations are to work closely to authentic artists and develop their audience, future and creativity. I love reviewing new artists and sounds as well as putting together the whole of their artistry, being painting, visuals and fashion. 

Chiara  I'm Italian currently trying to organize various live events, for Disrupcion and others. My aspiration in the music industry is to work for a label like Ed Banger, Young Turks, Ninja Tune, etc.; ideally in the A&R department.

Chiara

 I'm Italian currently trying to organize various live events, for Disrupcion and others. My aspiration in the music industry is to work for a label like Ed Banger, Young Turks, Ninja Tune, etc.; ideally in the A&R department.

 
David I am from infamous New Jersey and I am the Production Manager for Disrupcion Records. I aspire to make the world a better place with music and I thoroughly enjoy taking long naps (or is it walks?) on the beach.

David

I am from infamous New Jersey and I am the Production Manager for Disrupcion Records. I aspire to make the world a better place with music and I thoroughly enjoy taking long naps (or is it walks?) on the beach.

Elias What I do: Social Media Manager Where I´m from: Munich, Germany (Actually Augsburg…to be fair) What inspire´s me: Extraordinary personalities, people who go beyond to make the impossible possible, music, friendship What I did: a lot of stuff. Music, marketing, banking, but we should all return to what we love doing the most: our passion. And that's music. 

Elias

What I do: Social Media Manager
Where I´m from: Munich, Germany (Actually Augsburg…to be fair)
What inspire´s me: Extraordinary personalities, people who go beyond to make the impossible possible, music, friendship
What I did: a lot of stuff. Music, marketing, banking, but we should all return to what we love doing the most: our passion. And that's music. 

Flavio Coming from Argentina, Flavio is a creative professional with experience in management control, business intelligence and musical projects, seeking to build the bridge between artists and the world of business. Also a musician, he plays guitar and other instruments. At Disrupción Records he will be in charge of the Finance department.  

Flavio

Coming from Argentina, Flavio is a creative professional with experience in management control, business intelligence and musical projects, seeking to build the bridge between artists and the world of business. Also a musician, he plays guitar and other instruments. At Disrupción Records he will be in charge of the Finance department.

 

 
Hannah Hannah Lebel is our Legal Specialist and an aspiring Entertainment Lawyer. She came to Spain from beautiful Burlington, Vermont. She's got excellent penmanship, an obsession with traveling, and her favorite movie is Terminator 2. Her idea of a perfect date is April 25th, because it's not too hot, not too cold; all you need is a light jacket!  

Hannah

Hannah Lebel is our Legal Specialist and an aspiring Entertainment Lawyer. She came to Spain from beautiful Burlington, Vermont. She's got excellent penmanship, an obsession with traveling, and her favorite movie is Terminator 2. Her idea of a perfect date is April 25th, because it's not too hot, not too cold; all you need is a light jacket!  

Keturah Hailing from the musical capitals of Tennessee, she holds a bachelor's in Recording Industry from one of Billboard's top Music Business schools and has professional experience working on Music Row. With a specialty in brand development and social media strategy Keturah is developing a modern day label that removes the screen door from the creative process. 

Keturah

Hailing from the musical capitals of Tennessee, she holds a bachelor's in Recording Industry from one of Billboard's top Music Business schools and has professional experience working on Music Row. With a specialty in brand development and social media strategy Keturah is developing a modern day label that removes the screen door from the creative process. 

Nikita My name is Nikita Zabinski and I'm from Providence, RI. I studied classical piano throughout my life and I aspire to work for the Artist and Repertoire department of a record company that priorities musical innovation. I love the best of every genre of music and am part of the Content Creation department at Disrupcion Records.

Nikita

My name is Nikita Zabinski and I'm from Providence, RI. I studied classical piano throughout my life and I aspire to work for the Artist and Repertoire department of a record company that priorities musical innovation. I love the best of every genre of music and am part of the Content Creation department at Disrupcion Records.

 
Paola Social Media Manager From Puerto Rico. My dream job is to be an artist manager of folk pop bands or work at an indie record label. But, in general, my goal is to help artists through creative process while helping and watching them growing as professionals in the industry. 

Paola

Social Media Manager
From Puerto Rico. My dream job is to be an artist manager of folk pop bands or work at an indie record label. But, in general, my goal is to help artists through creative process while helping and watching them growing as professionals in the industry. 

Philippe Business administration graduate with a special focus on entrepreneurship Philippe has always seen his future in the music industry. Originally from Monaco, he is currently going through a masters in Global Entertainment and Music Business and it is his 5th year living in Spain. Philippe gained most of his professional experience in Europe between Monaco, France, Spain and England where he developed a deep interest for the impact of new technologies on the music industry. When not busy eating Jamon Serrano, Philippe enjoys travelling and digging for records. 

Philippe

Business administration graduate with a special focus on entrepreneurship Philippe has always seen his future in the music industry. Originally from Monaco, he is currently going through a masters in Global Entertainment and Music Business and it is his 5th year living in Spain. Philippe gained most of his professional experience in Europe between Monaco, France, Spain and England where he developed a deep interest for the impact of new technologies on the music industry. When not busy eating Jamon Serrano, Philippe enjoys travelling and digging for records. 

Rika It's your girl Rika, you already know what it is. I'm not really sure where I am from anymore. Chiara and I are in charge of events for Disrupcion Records. If music doesn't work out for me, I'm planning to sell handmade necklaces on the beach in Formentera.  

Rika

It's your girl Rika, you already know what it is. I'm not really sure where I am from anymore. Chiara and I are in charge of events for Disrupcion Records. If music doesn't work out for me, I'm planning to sell handmade necklaces on the beach in Formentera.  

 
Sarah Sarah Hau is the manager of Disrupción! Originally from San Francisco (the best city in the world), her goal is to work in Los Angeles at a major record label in an executive/managerial position. Likewise, she is passionate about artist management and cultivating talent to be marketable for a wide audience. She spends her time butchering Pinterest workouts, finding ways to integrate flax and chia seeds her food recipes, and being a fashion stylist. 

Sarah

Sarah Hau is the manager of Disrupción! Originally from San Francisco (the best city in the world), her goal is to work in Los Angeles at a major record label in an executive/managerial position. Likewise, she is passionate about artist management and cultivating talent to be marketable for a wide audience. She spends her time butchering Pinterest workouts, finding ways to integrate flax and chia seeds her food recipes, and being a fashion stylist.