The Team
Prajit Gopal
Co-Founder & CEO
  • Co-Founder & Manager at ElevenThirty Music
  • B.A., Columbia University
Sandeep Peddada
Co-Founder & CSO
  • McKinsey Consultant (Tech / M&A)
  • Fundraising consultant for 10+ startups
  • Venture Partner at FundRx
  • B.S., Yale University
Benjamin Kornick
Co-Founder, COO & CMO
  • McKinsey Consultant (Media / Music)
  • 7 years of experience in the music industry (Def Jam, Epic Records, Crush Management)
  • B.A., Columbia University
Pranav Maddi
Co-Founder & CTO
  • Facebook and Perpetua Labs software engineer
  • Experience scaling digital ad markets
  • B.S., Yale University
Joshua Potter
CPO & Lead Engineer
  • Google software engineer
  • Experience in security and large-scale, distributed systems
  • B.S., UNC at Chapel Hill
Kevin Abbott
Senior Software Engineer
  • Perpetua Labs software engineer
  • Experience building advertising automation systems
  • B.S., Yale University
Rebecca Warfield
Partner - Talent & Brands
  • Entertainment, Los Angeles
  • Artist manager known for Steven Tyler, Britney Spears, & Aerosmith
  • Executive Producer in Film/TV; produced and managed talent on over 100 awards shows, including the Nobel Peace Prize Concert, Golden Globes, AMAs, ACMAs, and Miss Universe
Faisel Durrani
  • Entertainment, New York City
  • President of Marketing, Live Nation, the largest concert promoter in the world
  • President, Parkwood Entertainment, Beyonce's management company
  • GM and EVP, Def Jam Recordings, record label owned by Universal Music with such artists as Justin Bieber and Kanye West
Misha Sallee
Creative Director
  • High-Tech, Los Angles
  • Runs Kiwi Labs (kiwilabs.tech), an early stage startup studio that helps pre-launch companies reach significant revenue, traction, and fundraising milestones.
  • Led product design for Sunday Goods through profitability.
  • Led product design and product management for Jumpstart.me through launch and $1MM revenue.
Brent Callinicos
  • High Tech, Los Angeles
  • Early Executive hire at Microsoft, Google, and Uber (CFO)
  • Oversaw Uber’s growth from $300mm valuation to $51B+
  • Board Member of Baidu, PVH, and Rubicon Global
Colleen Bell
  • Media & Politics, Los Angeles
  • US Ambassador to Hungary under President Obama
  • Television producer with 3 Emmy Award nominations
  • Renowned Democratic political campaign fundraiser
  • Current California State Film Commissioner
Lauren Hurvitz
  • Media, New York City
  • Global Chief Communications & Marketing Officer for Turner Media
  • Marketing for all of Turner’s brands: CNN, TBS, TNT, Turner Sports, Cartoon Network, Adult Swim, truTV, and Bleacher Report
Ram Varadarajan
  • High Tech, San Francisco Bay Area
  • Co-Founder and CEO of Arcot Systems, which created e-commerce security tech for Visa and MasterCard; Acquired by CA Technologies
  • Co-Founder and CEO of Acalvio Technologies
Steven Beer
  • Music & Media, New York City
  • Entertainment lawyer; has represented music artists like Britney Spears, Aaron Carter, Hilary Duff, Justin Timberlake, and Lady Gaga
  • Has also represented award-winning writers, directors, & producers
Justin Marcus
  • Start-ups, New York City
  • Advised over 50 startups, including Blue Apron and Flatiron Healt
  • Currently serves as an advisor to Fairygodboss, Training Amigo, RippleMatch, Alta Loma Energy and GolfMatch
Cecil White III
  • Sports, New York City
  • Sports Agent at WME, working with top athletes including Cam Newton, Colin Kaepernick, Venus & Serena Williams, & Naomi Osaka
  • Former Corporate Strategy & Business Development at Endeavor
Matt Adler
  • Music, New York City
  • Music Agent at Paradigm Talent Agency, currently working with acts in Pop, Electronic, Hip Hop, and R&B genres
  • Known for developing Meet & Greet and VIP ticketing strategy
Matthew Sanner
  • Sports, New York City
  • Business Dev & Strategy Advisor for pro athletes (NBA, NFL, MLB)
  • Former private wealth manager at Morgan Stanley for pro athletes
  • Former professional soccer player
Charles Conroy
  • E-Sports & Gaming, New York City
  • VP of Gaming at The Switch, leading global expansion into e-sports
  • Former Chief Development Officer & Equity Partner at Complexity Gaming, acquired by the Dallas Cowboys
Jon Orlando
Talent Strategy Advisor
  • Sports & Media, Las Vegas
  • Founder/CEO of the Podcast Junkeez Network
  • Host of the Action Junkeez Podcast
  • Talent Executive in Sports & Media
Krissy Lindquist
Talent Strategy Advisor
  • Music & Media, Los Angeles
  • Talent coordinator for major awards shows & events, including The Oscar’s red carpet show, Golden Globe Awards red carpet show, The Spirit Awards, and Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve
Rachel Margolis
Talent Strategy Advisor
  • Music & Media, Nashville
  • Talent manager for NBC’s The Voice since 2013
  • Talent manager for major Awards shows, including the Emmy’s, the Oscar’s, and Miss Universe
Rib Hillis
Talent Strategy Advisor
  • Music & Media, Los Angeles
  • Talent coordinator for major awards shows & events, including The Oscar’s red carpet show, Golden Globe Awards red carpet show, The Spirit Awards, and Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve


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