Nelson Jacobsen –CEO-
A socialprenuer with a career-long record of innovation and results, Mr. Jacobsen served as the CEO of Community PaperWorks and president of LeapFrog Productions. He founded the Help Earth Foundation, helped to launched CrisisCampDC and RHoKDC, OpenGoodHacks, and is a member of the Tech@State an advisory group to the State Department on the use of technology
Ray Milaneses –VP of Sales –Ray has over 25 years of executive music industry experience, with an extensive background in sales and marketing. He previously served as Northeast Regional Vice President at Warner Music Group, as Director of Sales for the largest independent retailer in the country for EMI, and oversaw business development for Gibson Brand (aka Gibson Guitars). This has made him a well rounded entertainment executive with a defining characteristic of being recognized for developing people and promoting an atmosphere of high morale and energy while maintaining a strong unified sales and marketing organization through communication – all while seeking new business through non-traditional means.
Michael Manocchio –Senior Executive–Current CEO of Max Media Group, Inc. ( OTC- MXMI), Mike, Prior to MXMI, Mike was Chief Executive Officer of Artist Distribution Business Unit of Titan Global Entertainment, Inc. where Mike ran the day-to-day business operations for E-Go Music for Titan; plus, heading up its music publishing division, as well as A&R activities. Mike has been part of key executive teams in the record recording, promotion and distribution industry for 4 decades. From serving as Vice President of Atlantic Records and BMG labels Arista and RCA. To being a Member of the A&R Committee at Atlantic Records which signed such acts as AC/DC, the Blues Brothers, Bette Midler, Laura Brannigan, Foreigner, Night Ranger and the re-signing of the Rolling Stones. He left Atlantic Records in 1986 and worked with BMG for 9 months, where he served as Vice President for the RCA and Arista labels until going independent. Mike was awarded with the Best National Promotion Director of the Year Award in 79 after being named Midwest Regional Promotion Director, the region included 22 states and the promotional responsibilities of Chicago and Cleveland in 1978.
Board of Directors, Management and Staff – coming. Altavoz is now a subsidiary of Max Media Group, Inc (OTC -MXMI)and will be making further announcements as they are ready for the public.
Jessamyn Sarmiento –Past President— With extensive experience across entertainment, political, government, and non-profit sectors, Ms. Sarmiento served in The White House and the U.S. Agency for International Development under President Clinton, as communications chief at National Public Radio, and as partner and group leader in the consumer marketing division of Fleishman-Hillard International Communications.
She is currently director for public affairs at the National Endowment for the Arts.