MusicRow is excited to announce that Lou Taylor, CEO of Tri Star Sports and Entertainment Group, will be the featured speaker at this year’s Rising Women on the Row breakfast on Tuesday, April 25 at 8:30 a.m. at the Omni Nashville Hotel.
Guests will be treated to insights from Lou during an on-stage interview with MusicRow Publisher/Owner Sherod Robertson.
Nominations for the 2017 Rising Women event has closed. Selected honorees were announced as Tatum Allsep (Founder/Executive Director—Music Health Alliance), Virginia Davis (Managing Partner and Artist Manager—G Major Management), Kerri Edwards (President—KP Entertainment), Kella Farris (Business Manager—Farris, Self & Moore), Laura Hutfless (CEO and Founding Partner—FlyteVu Agency), Juli Newton-Griffith (Vice President—Magic Mustang/BMG). The 2017 performer was revealed as Kalie Shorr.
Tickets are sold out. More info can be found here.
For the last 25 years Lou Taylor has sat at the head of Tri Star Sports and Entertainment Group providing business management services to actors, artist and athletes. In this role, she leads two Tri Star offices, one in Los Angeles and one in Nashville.
Clients of the firm include such notable artists as Britney Spears, country duo Florida Georgia Line, Steven Tyler, Jennifer Lopez, Gwen Stefani, NFL head coach Jeff Fisher, super model Taylor Hill, Martina McBride, Reba McEntire, Desmond Child, Nashville Songwriter Hall of Famer Bob DiPiero, Quantico lead actress Priyanka Chopra, actor Jack Huston and Game of Thrones producer/writer Bryan Cogman.
Taylor—a one-of-kind, highly sought after educator in the NFL and NBA—teaches financial responsibility through use of visual explanations. Her elaborate presentations have included a live albino python, magicians and 1 million dollars in real cash.
Since 2014, Taylor has consecutively landed on The Hollywood Reporter’s “Top Business Manager” lists as well as Variety magazine’s “Business Managers Elite” list. In August 2016, she was recognized in Billboard magazine’s inaugural “Top Business Managers” issue. Additionally she is featured as one of the top leaders in George Barnas’ business book, Master Leaders. Taylor was also a MusicRow Rising Women on the Row honoree in 2015.
Having spent 28 years as a business manager and several years as a consultant for Arthur Anderson, Taylor is no stranger to developing effective financial strategies for her clients. Tri Star provides all aspects of business management services, including accounting, financial statement preparation, royalty audits, participation rights audits, tour accounting, production accounting, estate planning and all required tax filings both national and internationally.
City National Bank is the Presenting Sponsor for the 2017 Rising Women on the Row.