About the Owner: Cheri Hendrix Blankenship, born and raised in Bryan,Texas, is a graduate of Texas A&M University and holds a BBA in accounting with ten years of broad work experience in the music industry. This has included financial reporting, auditing, forecasting, and budgeting as it relates to national and local concert promotion of performances at all levels including stadiums, arenas, theaters, and clubs. Her background includes working with venue management, artistrepresentation/contracts, settlement, production, and financial reporting across various US markets. Her experience also includes operational and financial work at various amphitheater venues. She’s worked with nationally touring artists as the tour accountant, overseeing the financial reporting and details of the production of multi-city tours including Cher, Dixie Chicks, George Strait, and Tim McGraw/Faith Hill. Cheri gained this experience directly from working for the largest concert promoter in the US, Clear Channel Entertainment/ Live Nation. She also has ten years of talent buying experience in the local Texas market as it relates to the development of a live music series. With the emergence of a fast-growing Texas music industry, where fans worldwide are demanding more access to live performances by Texas musicians, Cheri is helping facilitate this by offering a professional booking agency.
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About Misty Carter: Misty Carter has joined Hendrix Music Agency to help bring our artists sponsorship opportunities, radio promotion and routing schedules for management clietns, and help develop projects such as The Shiner Sessions which completed its first broadcasted season in 2013. She will also oversee and identify new marketing avenues, assist in club and festival bookings, and develop our social media strategies in 2014. Misty comes to us with an extensive sales and marketing background, and a passion for Texas music, which meant previously 6 years with the recognized Texas Music Magazine, published in Austin, TX. We are excited to have her expertise and background on board as we promote and share the music of our talented Texas artists.
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About Shannon Guerra: Shannon has recently joined Hendrix Music Agency as of January 2012 as an agent overseeing international bookings and festivals as a responsible agent for Grady Skelton. She also will be serving as the sponsorship director on his management team. Shannon is originally from Little Rock, AR, and holds a BA in Anthropology from University of Houston along with a Masters of Education in Special Education from Texas Tech University. She resides in Houston, TX and has 2 boys, enjoys travel and has always had a passion for live music. Shannon has worked extensively in the education field for ten years, and possesses a successful background in hospitality and sales. With her combined talents, she will be developing new venue relationships and building routing strategies. She will be responsible for seeking sponsorship partnerships for key artists and cultivating international exposure for Grady Skelton as her first endeavor with Hendrix Music Agency and working to showcase the distinct flavor of Texas music to new audiences.
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