Taylor is an award-winning digital talent and music executive with over 10 years of experience in the business. Taylor developed his first boyband on Sony Music aged 18, while touring with Disney and FOX TV as talent. Taylor then signed the winners of Junior Eurovision and Pop Idol in his early 20's before founding Hello Management (now a subsidiary of THG) in Jan 2016. Since, Taylor has worked with top end brands and consulted for MCNs, industry veterans, tech startups and more, as well as brokering deals with the likes of Republic Records and Universal Music. Taylor and his acts have achieved 3 Billboard #1's, won an ASCAP Award, Grammy Nominations and RIAA Certified Gold and Platinum records. Taylor sits on the Advisory Board of LabelRadar and is a music executive member of the Recording Academy (Grammys).
PRESIDENT & CHAIRMAN
PHIL QUARTARARO - PRESIDENT & CHAIRMAN
Former President and CEO at industry giants Virgin Records, Warner Bros. Records and EMI North America. Phil personally signed artists including Linkin Park and Josh Groban, and worked on the careers of Coldplay, The Red Hot Chili Peppers, Sex Pistols, The Spice Girls, Janet Jackson and more. Phil Q was named Billboard's Music Executive of the Year in 2001, served on the Fender and Gibson Guitar Boards, served as the Vice-Chairman of the Grammy Foundation (Recording Academy) and remains one of the most senior executives in the entertainment industry.
CO-FOUNDER & CHIEF COMMERCIAL OFFICER
ED BREW - CO-FOUNDER & CHIEF COMMERCIAL OFFICER
Ed has over 10 years of experience in the entertainment industry. Initially working extensively in the music industry with heavyweight brands such as Monstercat, Trap Nation and Disciple, Ed built a large network of contacts at all levels. A seasoned brand campaign consultant, he has worked with household names such as EA, Ubisoft, Hewlett Packard, Entertainment One, ISAWITFIRST, Audible and many more. At present, Ed develops and oversees a variety of tech projects including LabelRadar and Post For Rent, while also managing high profile social media influencers with a focus on diversifying their revenue streams.
CO-FOUNDER & CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER
KYRAN JONES - CO-FOUNDER & CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER
Senior Talent Manager & COO with over 3 years experience in entertainment and a strong background in sales, business strategy and operations in the real-estate marketing sector. Kyran worked directly alongside his brother since the start of Hello, quickly developing an eye for talent and artist development. Kyran heads up our operations, expansion opportunities and assists the CEO on all corporate matters.
DANNI BASILONE -CLIENT RELATIONS
Danni oversees our client relations across our divisions. Danni has been working in digital marketing for many years and is a smart, creative and valued member of the team.