Leadership

Meet The Team

KAABOO INVESTs IN ITS TEAM

KAABOO's created a year-round brand, rather than simply "staffing up" for individual events. Our Denver and Los Angeles-based senior management team leads nearly 50 employees complete with talent acquisition, marketing and promotion, revenue management, design, production, site operations, hospitality and community relations, fully-positioned to scale the KAABOO platform to multiple events each year.

Founder, Chairman and CEO

Bryan brings nearly 35 years of strategic, financial and operational leadership and success to his work with KAABOO. Bryan has an extensive track record in business building and management, investment management, investment banking and management consulting. Bryan has been a serial entrepreneur since 1996, having founded or turned-around dozens of companies in the real estate, hospitality, entertainment, leisure, natural resources, and...

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Founder and President

Seth has more than 20 years of experience leading private equity, investment banking and operating companies, including several companies within the hospitality, leisure, entertainment, financial services and real estate industries. He oversees all of KAABOO’s capital markets, investment partnerships, strategic partnerships and growth expansion initiatives. Seth is a member of the Rocky Mountain chapter of the Young Presidents'...

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Partner, Chief Financial Officer

Rob Walker oversees KAABOO’s accounting, finance, tax, financial planning and treasury functions. In this role, he supports firm-wide strategic initiatives, planning and resource development. Prior to joining KAABOO, he served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of property operations and redevelopment for Apartment Investment and Management Company (AIMCO). Mr. Walker also worked as Senior Vice President and Chief...

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Partner, Chief Marketing + Brand Officer

Jason Felts oversees all brand marketing across KAABOO's live entertainment events and ancillary product lines. Felts also co-founded and serves as CEO of Virgin Produced, the entertainment arm of Sir Richard Branson's Virgin Group responsible for film, television, and branded entertainment content development, production and distribution. From 2013, Felts has sat on Virgin's Global Brand Council supporting the brand’s marketing initiatives...

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Partner, Chief Innovation Officer

Kent makes sure that logistics, production, and digital strategy are all in place for KAABOO. He maintains the balance between oversight of all production and operations for current KAABOO programs, as well as leads the team tasked with development of tip-of-the-spear technologies benefiting KAABOO, and launching new events and enterprises.

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Lead Talent Buyer

Roger's background includes 29 years in the music industry buying for various venues and festivals across the U.S. Roger has been nominated and won as talent buyer of the year multiple times by both Pollstar and IEBA.

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SVP Operations

With more than 20 years of experience in the event production industry, Nate has been a key contributor in the production of over fifty major music festivals throughout North America. Nate’s areas of expertise in general event management, operations, logistics, site development, ticketing and technology give him responsibility for managing the operational departments of the event and the day-to-day activities.

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SVP Human Resources

Shawnna Earnest is the SVP, Human Resources and has over 20 years experience in Human Resources, over 7 years with The Madison Companies including 3 years in the music/entertainment industry with KAABOO. Shawnna is responsible for Human Resources, event staffing, payroll, training, and Guest Services. Shawnna has a BS in Business Administration from Fort Lewis College and a MBA from Regis University in Denver, Colorado.

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