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The MusicWorks team loves entertaining its audiences and knows how to do it.

Rusty Young - rusty@musicworks-ent.com

Since creating MusicWorks in 2010, Rusty has promoted and presented hundreds of  live entertainment in major markets throughout Florida. He also produces Live! from Vero Beach and Classic Folk and Rock in Delray, two groundbreaking concert/comedy cabaret series.   Working with artists like Judy Collins, Felix Cavaliere's Rascals, Leon Russell, Al Stewart, The Weight, the Yardbirds, Vanilla Fudge, the Kingston Trio, Peter Yarrow, Blood, Sweat&Tears, John Sebastian, Southside Johnny and the Asbury Jukes, Karla Bonoff, America, Bruce Hornsby, Christopher Cross, Dave Mason and Janis Ian, MusicWorks specializes in connecting classic rock and folk acts with markets, audiences, and venues that appreciate the music of the 60s and 70s.

Previously, he was the founder and CEO of the Count Basie Theatre Foundation. In this capacity, he took the Foundation through all stages of early development and successfully built relationships in the corporate, entertainment and philanthropic industries. While at the Foundation, he produced and promoted numerous benefit concerts for the theatre and for other local and national nonprofits. He used music and benefit concerts to raise the $15million needed to complete an historic renovation of the Theatre.

He also consults to a number of performing artists and arts venues, assisting them with revenue enhancement efforts, event planning, contact management, donor campaigns and business management.

Lee Babitt, Business Development, Florida - lee@musicworks-ent.com

Lee Babitt has been involved in the entertainment industry for much of his career. He has promoted concerts in Philadelphia and NYC at the Tin Angel, World Cafe Live and BB Kings/NYC. He has  managed several national and emerging performers and produced ‘Band Together For Survival’, a multi-act benefit concert to raise awareness of breast cancer. Currently based in Miami, he is providing production support for all of MusicWorks concerts in the Florida market.

Stacey Kasselman, Production Coordinator -  stacey@musicworks-ent.com

Prior to joining MusicWorks Stacey served in a variety of marketing and event planning and management roles She currently manages contract administration, concert and event production, and financial administration. In addition she works with our consulting clients on their event based fundraising initiatives.

Beverly & Marty Paris - parisproductions@bellsouth.net

Bev and Marty Paris  specialize in public relations, promotions and advertising. Together they coordinate press and publicity as well as print, radio and social media support for our concerts.   For nearly 25 years their creativity, commitment, resourcefulness and ability to build solid relationships with audiences, sponsors and the media have been recognized throughout the industry. Additionally, Paris Productions has created and produced award-winning special events, and are co-producers with MusicWorks on  Live from Vero Beach!

Jessica Walsh

Jessica Walsh is a marketing strategist specializing in the entertainment industry. She has worked for the FOX-affiliate TV station in Miami, WSVN Channel 7, and as the Marketing Director for the 1500-seat performing arts complex, Coral Springs Center for the Arts, one of the largest theaters in Broward County. In addition to her consulting work for the Palm Beaches Theatre she provides marketing and social media support for MusicWorks  events throughout Florida… 954.461.8497

 

For more information: Rusty Young, 917.439.5265rusty@musicworks-ent.com; Lee Babbitt, lee@musicworks-ent.com; Stacey Kasselman, e-mail: stacey@musicworks-ent.com;  Beverly & Marty Paris, 772-234-4412, e-mail: parisproductionsvero@gmail.com

Jessica Walsh, 954.461.8497

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