Festival Nouvelle Prague 2015
Adéla Sejkorová
During her music business studies she began her career as a leader and production manager of several important student music projects. Since 2011 she has worked as a promoter at ROXY club in Prague. She has worked with numerous artists such as Walk Off The Earth, Tegan and Sara, Trentemøller, John Cale, Yann Tiersen, Kate […]
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Roman Neczli
Roman Neczli is a CEO of Branding Agency based in Bratislava, Slovakia. He created and managed successful campaigns for brands such as Pepsi, Škoda, Baileys, Metaxa, Smirnoff, Compaq, Hewlett Packard, Heineken, Telefonica, and many others. He has also worked as a promoter with names such as The Fugees, Natasha Bedingfield, Natalie Imbruglia, Blacked Eyed Peas, […]
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Tomáš Zdenek
Tomáš is a founding member of the Cross Club, perhaps the most famous Prague independent multicultural centre that won numerous domestic and international awards for its design and program, and has been mentioned by the most prestigious world media. Tomáš is currently standing behind Cross’ programming, PR strategy, and talent scouting. As a chairman of […]
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Luděk Motyčka
Works as marketing manager of Google for Central and Eastern Europe since 2010, where he oversees the localization of products and their exploitation, takes care of the brand and the acquisition of new advertisers. He participated in many music related projects, such as Czech YouTube Fest, Google’s partnership with music festivals in the region and […]
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Michal Karmazin
Michal entered the music industry world as 17 year old in 2001 when he started to promote dance parties. During his studies at University of Economics in Prague in 2007 he started to work on music festivals and large events, such as Let It Roll, Hip Hop Jam, Real Beat, and Reggae Meeting. First focusing […]
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Stanislav Baláž
Works on brand marketing at Red Bull for more than 5 years. Stanislav gathered experience in Czech and Slovak branch, but also at the international headquarters in Austria. Currently he’s leading brand department for both countries. In the past, he was involved in organizing of music festival, produced his own events, worked as a music […]
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Lucia Bočánková
Graduated 1999 at Comenius University in Bratislava from Social science, studied in Germany, Austria and Australia before joining Ticketportal group. Lucia works for Ticketportal group since 2001, currently holding a position of managing director. Lucia has negotiated ticketing deal for Ice Hockey Championships with Sazka in 2004. Ticketportal is not only a major player in […]
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Michal Šamánek
As a CEO of SHERWOOD Digital he is a triple holder of the Webdeveloper of the Year Award. Since 2004 he promotes Majales Festival in three major Czech cities: Prague, Hradec Králové and Brno. In 2015 he launched another festival aimed at teenagers called Utubering which met with a great response and will expand further […]
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Jiří Suchánek
He is the general manager of a major cultural project called “Plzeň – European Capital of Culture 2015” which consists of more than 600 individual events. Previously Jiří worked for Expo 2010 in China for 2 years and he also served as a director of OKD Foundation in Ostrava for 3 years. He took part […]
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Bernhard Chapligin
Bernhard is the head of booking and creative director of Pfingst Open Air Festival, Germany. Around 100 acts play POA on 7 stages during 3 days, the festival attracts around 10.000 people. For over 15 years Bernhard is part of the team booking innovative acts and providing “flair” ideas. He works for Concertbuero Franken, too […]
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Parag Bhandari
Founder & CEO of U.S. marketing firm UG Strategies, graduated in 2000 from Rutgers University with a degree in English. Prior to launching UG Strategies in 2003, Parag worked in artist development and radio promotion at Sony Music Entertainment, and college marketing at The Fader Magazine. Parag has spoken at marketing & media conferences around […]
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The Prettiots
Meet The Prettiots – New York’s no-nonsense ukulele wielding ‘It Girls’ and undoubtedly your next crush. Brimming with all the charm and innocence of Cher Horowitz in Clueless, but armed with the attitude and precocious wit of Winona Ryder in Heathers, this all girl three-piece arrive with glittering, indie art-pop, on their forthcoming EP. With […]
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Robert Porkert
Robert is the head of Live Nation Czech Republic. Working in the music business for over 20 years, Robert was one of the first actual promoters in the country after the collapse of the Iron Curtain. In 1993 Robert founded Interconcerts agency, bringing in artist like Rolling Stones, Red Hot Chilli Peppers, Coldplay, Metallica, Madonna […]
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James Harries
British singer-songwriter James Harries is an established and well-respected troubadour also known for his film music (e.g. Lidice in the Czech Republic). His last album (“Voice Memos”) was recorded entirely on his mobile phone whilst on tour across Europe, and through word of mouth and social media it gained him an even larger fan base. […]
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Julian Tremaud
Julian is a digital marketer for music from London, currently dedicating most of his time to building and engaging communities online for recording artists and events. He runs two companies: FanTeamz.co, specialising in word-of-mouth marketing and building brand loyalty for artists and events, and Digital BC, offering a range of online services to businesses (social […]
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Dionysis Tsonopoulos
Dionysis gained a master’s degree in Business Administration at the Athens University of Economics, while in 2012 he completed post graduate studies in Cultural Management. He has an extensive working experience in the music record industry in Greece and SE Europe. For about 18 years, Dionysis held commercial, business development and marketing positions at a […]
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Emily Scoggins
Over the past 15 years Emily has created marketing campaigns for some of the biggest brands in the world, including McDonald’s, BBC, and The Times. She’s also a livemusicaholic and has been involved with the UK music industry for many years. Emily is now responsible for Brand and Music Partnerships at New Look fashion retailers […]
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Beau
Beau, in both English and French, is a statement on external beauty and what goes on underneath. Their work can get muddled, but it maintains openness to interpretation. They embody both the confidence and fragility of 20 year-old young women. For them, starting a band was the vital, necessary thing to do. And no matter […]
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František Švadlena
Graduated in law at Charles University in Prague and still active as a lawyer. Having founded a local 3000 capacity festival Stadlecky Most, he later moved on to work in various executive production positions at festivals and music events. In 2005 he became a head of production and a shareholder in HPK-Productions s.r.o., a compny […]
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