PATRYK LARNEY - FOUNDER

 Patryk Larney

Patryk Larney

Patryk Larney brings a wealth of experience to Hope Tree Entertainment. Elected to Steve Jobs' maiden wave of Creatives for the historic relaunch of Apple Inc, and subsequently working as Creative Coordinator, Patryk refined his skill set for innovative and effective conceptual designs, graphic and corporate video solutions, and project management. His years of experience in the music industry have found him working alongside such names as Sara Bareilles, Ricky Martin, Rachel Platten, Anthony Hamilton, Billy Joel, Fiona Apple and Sting.  

Well respected for his outside-the-box marketing concepts, Patryk possesses the expertise necessary to guide artists through the mazes of the new music industry.  

LINDSAY PFEIFFER - ADMINISTRATIVE COORDINATOR & ARTIST RELATIONS

Prior to joining the Hope Tree family, Lindsay Pfeiffer was an independent artist herself for fourteen years in New Jersey and Nashville, performing in several bands, opening for national acts, and releasing her album in 2014.  Today, you can find her performing on stage and screen as an actor, as well as working behind-the-scenes at Hope Tree Entertainment to help to meet the various needs of the artists, provide creative direction, and keep business running smoothly.   She holds a B.A. in Psychology and a M.S. in Human Resources Management, and has previously worked in higher education and social work.   

BRETT RYAN STEWART - AUDIO/CONTENT SOLUTIONS (TN)

Brett Ryan Stewart, owner of The Sound Shelter, in Franklin, TN is delighted to share his audio engineering/production services with Hope Tree Entertainment. Brett is an essential team member of HTE's content-creation team providing high end audio production for numerous musical ventures. He is known for his quick wit and his ability to disarm an artist's nerves, allowing them to deliver their authentic best in production environments.   

Brett's work has appeared on major media platforms such as FOX, A&E and OWN Networks (So You Think You Can Dance, Nashville’s LIGHTENING 100 WRLTNeil Young’s “Living With War Today”). High profile clientele include Heineken and Microsoft.

 

 

SELCEN ONSAN - CREATIVE DIRECTOR / CONTENT (NYC / TN)

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Selcen Onsan considers herself a long-time fan, as well as friend, of Patryk Larney. Thus, she is very excited to join the fabulous team at Hope Tree Entertainment. With a career touching entertainment, marketing, technology and education, Selcen brings nearly two decades of experience to her work. Her most recent work has centered on experiential marketing, working closely with national ad agencies, Fortune 500 brands and A-list celebrities.

Exposure to diverse industries, communities and cultures has fostered a deep passion for understanding the emotional experiences of others. This curiosity (coupled with an overactive imagination) lead Selcen to creative writing and eventually to Film and Video. Selcen's narratives typically include fantastical elements and visually driven metaphorical themes with strong character development. Her style and passion marries itself nicely with the emotive threads that drive music into the hearts and heads of its creators and fans.

AMBER STONEMAN - PROMOTIONS / SHOWCASING (TN)

Amber Stoneman, founder of NASHVILLE UNSIGNED, has partnered with Hope Tree Entertainment to offer promotions, showcasing, and social services to some of the brightest and most promising upcoming acts in the nation.

From her early management days at Victoria’s Secret Amber produced impressive results.  She quickly became a member of the Nashville Entrepreneur Center and Score Nashville in order to grow her knowledge and influence. She launched Vibin’ Music Network, an app for connecting musicians and producers, and Nashville Unsigned, an entertainment site that spotlights Nashville’s biggest up-and-comers through interviews and live events.

LISA VALENTI - ARTIST DEVELOPMENT (NYC)

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LISA VALENTI

Hope Tree Entertainment founder, Patryk Larney and Lisa Valenti crossed paths in the ranks of Apple, Inc. A relocation brought Lisa to Nashville, TN where the two reconnected and eventually unified a vision for the company. Lisa is an essential member of the Hope Tree staff, handling Artist Development project management for many acts in the Hope Tree family.  

JEREMY RYAN - PHOTOGRAPHY (TN)

Jeremy is Hope Tree Entertainment's go to professional photographer delivering high quality editorial shots and album cover art. Jeremy has experience in event photography as well as art direction and continuously caters to his client's needs while always staying true to his artistic sensibility. Jeremy is known for his commitment to go above and beyond and stop at nothing to get "the shot".

Jeremy's work is available through Hope Tree's Artist Collective Program that delivers high end product solutions for independents. See Photography.