Hannah started her live events career with a business degree focused on sports, events, and tourism marketing from Montclair State University. While in school, she enjoyed the quick commute into New York City and took on production assistant roles for non-profit and sporting events. Now based out of Austin, her current role focuses on festival ticketing. Whether working as a guest services producer or client operations manager, she enjoys the problem solving that comes with a career in live events. Hannah was inspired to create BOH as a place to connect and educate aspiring and seasoned event makers.
Born and raised in Los Angeles, Jessie studied communications at the University of Michigan while he ran a custom merchandise business and helped launch a local chapter of Sofar Sounds. Since graduating, he has spearheaded festival transportation programs, managed culinary programs, and provided operational assistance to festivals nationwide. In creating BOH he set out to enable live event professionals to grow professionally, stay inspired, build community, and foster success more efficiently. He hopes the ripples of knowledge shared at BOH will ultimately help the live events industry improve and innovate amazing experiences for fans around the world.
Sally is an event executive with over 15 years of experience producing marquee events in the entertainment and sports industries, including music festivals, MMA fights, expos, triathlons, hot air balloon festivals, and more. With a strong background in operations, festival direction, customer experience, ticketing, and leadership, Sally believes BOH is the perfect place for live industry professionals and those who are curious about the industry to get relevant news and knowledge from their colleagues. She is a graduate of Colgate University, lives in New Jersey, and enjoys the views from above while flying her hot air balloons.
New York native, Victoria began her live events career in professional baseball, while also working in festival production. Over the years, her love for the live events industry vastly grew, bridging a gap between live sports & live music. Alongside her extra-large dog, Boomer, Victoria recently moved to Nashville, joining Live Nation’s music festival team, Country Nation. Whether at a stadium rooting for your favorite team, or at a concert jamming to your favorite band, creating that experience is what Victoria lives for & believes BOH is a great outlet for everyone in this live events world.
Lauren is a former live events promoter and communications director for more than a dozen live events across the country including music festivals, expos, food and wine festivals, and multi-city traveling events. Her focus is digital communications and marketing, and she has helped launch the digital assets for numerous live events. Prior to her time in the events industry, she served as the editor-in-chief for two lifestyle websites where she focused primarily on expanding and monetizing digital influence of brands. She is a graduate of the University of Mississippi and mom to two perfect puppers.
With 8 years of event marketing and management experience, Dayna has managed and executed event marketing, management, and graphic design for many high-profile event companies and events such as KAABOO, Virgin Fest and Lucky Man Concerts. She has degrees in Communication Design and English from Washington University in St. Louis, and she received her MBA from Arizona State University with emphases in Marketing and Entrepreneurship. Dayna currently works at Live Nation as the Venue Marketing Manager for the southwest region. When not working concerts and events, she spends her days obsessing over her mini goldendoodle, Quixote, and her young nephew and twin nieces in Phoenix, AZ.