Dedicated to the support and development of Trubify Artists.
Ryan "Sully" Sullivan
Director of Artist Relations
Artist Relations Team
Artist Relations Team
Making tomorrow happen today.
Technology development expert and entrepreneur.
Chief Financial Officer
Over 20 years of diverse financial & business experience.
Digital media expert with experience beyond his years in marketing and sales.
Dir Customer Experience
World class experience in keeping everybody happy. Worked with Acorns, Tinder, & Hulu.
Senior Project Manager
When he's not grinding on timelines and processes, he's strumming the six string and singing his heart out.
David "Johnny" Schmidt
Outstanding coordination and management experience. Johnny is the glue that holds the TruCrew together.
AR / Social Media
Social media, junior designer, and artist recruitment. Stellar musician. Jimi is on the front lines of the Trubify community.
Experienced in private banking and pre-IPO Investments on Wall Street, Lucas helps connect capital, mission, and people
Next generation graphic design. Producing graphics for outreach.
FOUNDER | CEO
Stephen is a lifelong musician and serial entrepreneur.
He brings experience in building FinTech, AdTech, and micro-influencer apps to the music industry.
Inspired by his days as a struggling artist in Hollywood, Stephen strives to create better outcomes for his fellow musicians.
Brian "Blau" Lau
Founder | Chief Operating Officer
Brian brings insight and experience money can’t buy. His deep experience in technology and eCommerce deployments has seen him lead global multi-million dollar projects for Oakley, Billabong, and RVCA. Brian is a lifelong musician, livestreaming pioneer, and founder of indie label Redbook Records.
Krystal de Cent
Chief Brand Officer
From a lifelong passion for design, Krystal brings Trubify’s brand and culture to the public. Her job is to keep Trubify aligned to its North Star. By ensuring continuity of quality and philosophy, she brings her "Kiwi ingenuity" to her work. She is passionate about West African musical culture.
Former President of Jay-Z's Roc Nation Latin.
Worked with Michael Jackson, Lady Gaga, Madonna.
Founder of NWA, Straight Outta Compton.
Grammy Winner, and producer for H.E.R.
Label owner, producer, singer-songwriter. Co-founder of Pepper.
Icon & founding member of Los Lobos, known for their hit "La Bamba."
PRODUCER & KEYBOARDIST
Multi-platinum. Worked with 2Pac, Mariah Carey, Snoop Dogg.
Nipsey Hussle, Lil Jon, YG.
Founder & CEO Easy Star Records. Works with Jason Mraz, Kelly Clarkson.
Sugar Ray, Ashlee Simpson, Dirty Heads.
- Father of micro investment
- Founder: Acorns, Roth Capital, iBank of e*Trade
- Operations strategy
- Business development
Global Authority on Cyber Security, and Co-Founder of Blue Lava Security.
- Apple, Netflix, YouTube, ABC TV
- Microsoft, Sony, Disney, Snoop Dogg
- Mayor of Newport Beach
- Strategic Initiatives at The White House
- Managing Partner at Dimension Ventures
- Board Director at Acorns
- Editor-in-Chief Guitar Player Magazine; Modern Drummer, Yamaha, Line 6
- Founder: Reel Image Global Media
- Founder: Dickerson Group
- Octane Managing Director
- Capital Markets
- Wall St. & IPO Expert 30+ Years
- Co-founder: Banq & Horizon Fintex
CAPITAL & ENTERTAINMENT
- Founder: Bain Capital (LA & PE) & Artisan Entertainment (acquired by Lionsgate)
- Advisor: Giant.ai, Saudi Entertainment Ventures
- President Interscope; VP Motown
- GM of Bad Boy Records
- Grammy Winner