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Michael Blakey



Entertainment veteran Michael Blakey’s career spans over 25 years and includes extraordinary successes as a musician, producer, manager, promoter, and entertainment industry executive.

Robert Gandara


Chief Operating Officer

Robert Gandara has over 20 years of finance and operational experience in the music and live entertainment industries, including senior level positions at EMI Music, Sony BMG and Live Nation.

B.J. Lobermann III


Account Executive

B.J.’s entertainment expertise began with his ownership of an independent music store. He then moved on to Sr. VP/Sales at Virgin Records, then seguing to independent artist marketing and management.

Taylor Mercer


Senior Account Executive

Taylor’s strengths include event logistics, marketing, customer service, and arts management at venues nationwide; he brings a well rounded perspective helping maximize the customer experience for each event.

Dave Little


VIP Tour Manager

Dave has been a comedian, musician, and improviser for over 30 years.
He has run our VIP events for Last Comic Standing, Il Volo, Trevor Noah, Frank
Caliendo, Eddie Izzard and Ron White.

John O'Connell


Director of Tour Operations

 John’s wide range of experience includes 20+ years as a standup comedian, writer, feature film producer and touring event coordinator, bringing creativity, logistics and road-tested abilities to the OMG team.

Katya Shalayeva


Digital Arts

Katya contributes her creativity and style to everything we do. Being an experienced creator of digital graphics, signage, videos, websites, and other marketing assets, she’s making sure that all our VIP programs have proper visual impact on VIP fans and clients.

Krista Switzer

Marketing Manager

Krista has been working in the entertainment industry for over 7 years. She gained huge experience at RCA Records’ Radio Promotion Department and now Krista brings her creativity, customer service, and organizational skills to the OMG VIP team.

Becky Smith


Operations Manager

After working alongside Grammy award winning producers and artists, Becky now brings her strong background in music management and touring logistics to the OMGVIP team. Keeping the OMGVIP office running smoothly with day to day operations and administrative support.