The Team

jeff-martinJeff Martin – Online Media Manager

CEO – Flawless Enterprises LLC.
Executive Director- Spectrum A&E Media

Jeff is a business development and marketing consultant, graphic artist, entrepreneur.,

Alexis_2_damas_croppedAlexis van der Gaag – Artist Representative

Alexis van der Gaag has been working in bands as a vocalist and in all aspects of promotions. She has worked in the Rock and Roll world most of her career as a manager, an assistant, casting and producing music videos as well as assisting in booking venues. Alexis van der Gaag wears many hats and has worked in the studio and as the “Representative of artists on many levels to major labels and management companies as well. Her expertise and years of experience is an asset to the Burn family.

Alexis van der Gaag

2784_183148280028_5746912_nChris Collora –
News Reporter/Freelance Videographer and Video Editor

Link to commercial website-

Link to News website-

Soon to be launched LA news website-

Picture040-1[1]Derrick Bradley – Media Relations
Derrick Bradley (K Pharaoh) has been in the Entertainment Industry since he was 8 years old appearing in TV shows such as Moesha, Sister, Sister, The Parker, Boston Public and a list of others. In 2001 he started working on radio for stations KLAS FM, KCAL FM and is now a host on


Patrick McClanahanPatrick McClanahan – Development

Patrick has experience in business, entertainment, social media management, music management, apparel, the non-profit sector, and marketing, which he is utilizing for the band. His broad knowledge base is aiding in the cultivation of funds, promotion, and anything else we ask him to do to assist the expansion and name of “Burn.”
You can follow him on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

Contact info:

RR_Dec_2012Robert Romero – Latino Network Marketing

Robert, a Multimedia Specialist with a B.S. in Computer Science and a M.S. in Educational technology has the responsibility for the support and training of faculty in the use of instructional technology which includes audio, video, Web design and presentation software. As well as promoting the use of technology in an academic setting by all means possible. Additionally, responsible for supporting the day-to-day operations and maintenance of all hardware, software, and peripherals used in the Center for Instructional and Technological Innovation (CITI) at New Jersy City University.

1371424037221Ron Hedman – Marketing and Public Relations

Ron served 5 years Chair for marketing, advertising, public relations, and entertainment for The American Cancer Society. Also two years advertising, and marketing for Shriner’s Children’s Hospital.


Opel Cheney – Choreographer

Opel is well-crafted in her direction as a choreographer and dancer. She enjoys performing and entertaining people by bringing them to new heights and dimensions. She’s also studied with well-rehearsed mentors and teachers who are respected in the entertainment industry. She hopes you enjoy the journey with BURN and, most importantly, HAVE FUN!!!


Ernest Andujo – Lighting and Special Effects

In addition to his technical work, Ernest is also a Musician and a Director of Photography and Music. Along with a group of actors that he belongs to known as “The Wild Bunch of Hollywood,” he has the talent and manpower to fill any event in the industry. Ernest is also a “LOS ANGELES NATIVE AND LOVING IT!”


denise-daileyDenise Dailey – Artist/Headpiece Designer
Denise Dailey’s passion has consistently been all things art. She began her company Daily Impressions L ,LLC (look love laugh) in 2011. Her art has evolved into a collection of unique head pieces called Prompt Flare Hair. Her avant-garde designs have been featured in productions as well as fashion shows sponsored by major names in the entertainment industry. She continues to create one-of-a-kind collections for fashion and production designers across the country.


Zen Van Songen – Stylist

Zen is young, ambitious, and multi-talented. She hails from Australia and England, but her heart has always been in Bali. Master of all things (OK, almost all things) made from scratch, she has taken a fondness to fashion, textiles, and fabrics. Her attention to detail and eye of an artist shine through in everything she does.


photo (1)Jewels Kinney – Stylist Assistant

Jewels has been a fashion stylist for a number of years. She’s done photography as well as modeling. “I’ve studied fashion from all over the world”.


Charles Noiz – Live Sound Engineer

Charles has 11 plus years experience in the sound engineer industry. He draws on his background of 16 years as a Musician, along with extensive international touring, festivals, and high-profile corporate audio to provide unparalleled service to artists of all genres.


George Wickham
George Wickham – Live Sound EngineerOriginally from Ohio George went to school for music production, performance and business management. He has worked as a live sound engineer, and stage manager for various music festivals and more.

Isaac S. Defel – Live Sound EngineerIsaac has been involved in sound engineering from an early age. He has worked numerous music festivals and shows, acting as a stage hand, monitor engineer, and FOH engineer for many big name acts. He has worked with with Grammy-Award winning recording engineers, as well as with big-name post-productions companies in New York City.

Contact email

Tatsu – Photographer

Originally from Japan, Tatsu has been residing in Los Angeles for 13 years and shooting fashion, editorial, Urban Art, and portrait for eight years as a freelance photographer. Over the course of his career, his work has been published overseas as well as domestically. He’s shot celebrities such as Maria Conchita Alonso and those involved with Hollywood Undead and Arrested Development.

Email: tatsufotola@gmail.comWebsite:

David Bever – Photographer

A Certified Professional Photographer specializing in shooting live bands, musicians, and other stage performers, David has over 25 years experience utilizing the performer’s personality to create images that truly represent the artist.


Ana Ponzo – PhotographerBorn in Mazatlan Sinaloa, Mexico, Ana currently lives in Los Angeles. Before moving to this exciting city, she left the blue waves of the Pacific beach of her hometown in 1999 to discover the streets of Europe, where she spent a year in Mouscron, Belgium learning their culture, language, and discovering some of the stories of its millions of people. In 2000, Ana moved to Seattle where, surrounded by green beauty and mysterious gray skies, she realized that her life belonged behind the camera and, in 2003, graduated from the Art Institute of Seattle with a degree in Commercial Photography. Since then, she has been freelancing and seeking the feeling of life by recording gestures, poses, attitudes, and expressions with the help of perfect lighting and shadowing.

Email: anaponzo@gmail.comWebsite:

hermanHerman Askew – Photographer

Herman is a graduate of New York Institute of Photography, Tri-community school of Photography.
He’s a freelance photographer with a passion for portraits, wedding, stills, and landscape.
Over his career, he’s have been involved in charity photography such as Rosemary Children, Walk for Cancer and numerous runway shoots. “As a photographer, my job is to capture what I see”.Contact:

AlexanderAlexander Knerr – Cinematographer/Editor

Alexander Knerr is working in the entertainment industry. He has experience working behind the camera and in the editing room on various types of projects including music videos, narrative storytelling, studio and field productions, high school sports games and PSAs. He has also worked as an editor and technical director on a number of his projects as well as a sound technician and post-sound editor. Always looking for the right angles, lighting, sound, and cuts, he is not satisfied until a project looks as developed as possible.


Jesse Ray Diamond – Videographer/Editor

Jesse is from Vallejo, California and now lives in Los Angeles where he continues his career in cinematography and video editing. His studies in film and editing began in San Francisco, and he’s worked with multiple artists all over California in the shooting and editing of short films and music videos.


Richard Oshen – Director of Photography/Videographer

As one of the legendary stage lighting pioneers of the modern concert touring industry today, Richard designed and directed the lighting for the world premier of The Who’s rock opera, “Tommy,” featuring an all-star cast and the London Symphony Orchestra. His music lighting design credits also include Aerosmith, Boston, Bob Dylan, Eric Clapton, The J. Giles Band, Ted Nugent, Sly and the Family Stone, The Stray Cats, Parliament, Funkadelic, and many more. He’s provided technical consultation and lighting design on films for Paramount, Warner Brothers, and Universal, and performed as Lighting Director for HBO, Showtime, A&E, Nickelodeon, MTV, and VH1.



Lindsay RappaportLindsay Rappaport – Videographer

Lindsay graduated from Chapman University with a degree in Film and TV. She has had the opportunity to shoot music videos, live events including comedy shows, award shows and band performances. She has also shot short films and worked on numerous features including Don Jon’s Addiction starring and directed by Joseph Gordon Levitt. Along with her camera work she has also worked extensively as a Production Assistant on many TV shows and award shows including the Primetime Emmy’s and the Amazing Race.


Tony MarquezTony Marquez – Videographer

Tony’s passion and love is being behind the camera. Capturing the right lighting, the right angle, the right expression and of course it’s all dependent on the mood of what is being expressed on any given scene. His shoots include: Surf Instructor Documentary, Music Video “Light Show, Music Video Behind the Scene, Conference Video with Senator Marty Block and Mayor Bob Filner and more.
He likes doing documentaries simply because it covers more of a realistic feel.


Steel Chambers – Bodyguard

“Big Steel” has worked as a Bodyguard to celebrities for the last 20 years and his client list is endless. He’s also a Night Club Consultant who teaches club owners how to hire employees and suggests “key” information in making their investment prosperous and long-living. What makes Steel so knowledgeable? Well, he’s worked in three major cities (New York, Miami, and Los Angeles) and has 29 years experience supervising security, where he’s also written an ebook on the subject called “Beyond the Velvet Ropes,” which is available on Kindle and iBook. He’s been acting for the last 12 years in many projects, with Action/Sci-Fi his genre. His most popular claim to fame is his appearance on Stan Lee’s television show, “Who Wants to be a Superhero?” where he portrayed the Iron Enforcer superhero turned Dark Enforcer villain.


Dana Ricciardi – Writer

Dana is a Freelance Writer with high expectations for wordsmith wizardry. From New York City, she has experience in such diverse areas as web content, screenwriting, blogging, proofreading/editing, press releases, and script writing, where she had the privilege of devising an audio script on behalf of the United States Tennis Association. Dana’s been involved in the music, media, and financial industries, and she’s more than happy to tackle (and crush with a well-inked pen) any new challenges that come her way.

Email: ricciardidana@aol.comWebsite:

Francesca Beniquez – Makeup Artist

Francesca Beniquez has been working as a Makeup Artist for over five years. She is a sought-after artist for fashion shows, having worked for NYFW, LAFW, OCFW, and MIAFW. She’s worked with the likes of Isaiah Washington, Shannon Leal, Hill Harper, and many more A-list celebrities. Francesca has created her own makeup brand, Frenchie B Makeup, and is also Co-Owner of Lash Out Loud Studio in Newport Beach.Email: fbartisty@live.comWebsite: www.francescabeniquez.comWebsite:



Jennifer Maimone – Makeup Artist

Jennifer is a self-taught makeup artist, specializing in special effects and character design. She has more than four years of experience and has worked on live performances, photo shoots, and various independent films. Jennifer is also a skilled sculptor (stone and clay), Photoshop editor, and figure drawer.

Email: unmaskedfx@hotmail.comWebsite:

HortensiaPhotoHortensia Tamayo – Makeup Artist

Hortensia has been a Makeup Artist in Los Angeles for over ten years. She enjoys collaborating with others and bringing creative ideas to life through makeup techniques. She has worked in a variety of genres including Opera, Theater, Film, and Runway. Most recently she has participated as Makeup Artist Assistant for the 2012 XIII Annual Latin GRAMMY Awards in Las Vegas, NV. Her skills include Beauty/Glamour/Hi-Fashion/Creative Makeup, Airbrushing, Hairstyling, Special Effects, and Styling.


headshotAlexandra Yung – Makeup Artist

Originally from NJ, Alexandra brings sass and color everywhere she goes. She is self taught and has worked on numerous photoshoots, reality tv and red carpets. After moving to the west coast, Alexandra paired up with a stylist friend and formed Lex & Lia, where she creates hair and makeup concepts as Beauty Director.

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PicsArt_1370686680774David Miranda – Makeup Artist

Born and raised in Los Angeles, David Miranda has been doing freelancing makeup for quite a number of years. Specializing in high beauty/glamour makeup, he has worked for The Hallmark Channel, Sprint, John Byrne Productions, and more.

KHIRA-CHOICEwebKhira Thomas – Makeup Artist

Khira is an actress, model, dancer, and beautician. She owns her own business called Beauty By Khira specializing in manicuring/pedicuring, airbrush makeup, spray tan, pole fitness, step aerobics, and personal training. She provides mobile beauty services for all special occasions, and industry related events like TV/Film, &

stacey_edit1[1]_(2)Stacey Herman – Makeup Artist

Stacey’s makeup career spans over 20 years beginning in
Chicago with Playboy Magazine. She has had the privledge
of working with numerous celebrities over the years including
Olivia Newton-John, John Voight, John Leguizammo and Cesar
Millan (The Dog Whisperer). In 2012 Stacey toured with The Beach Boys in North America,
Toronto and London. She has worked with other rock legends including
George Thorogood and Timothy B. Schmit of The Eagles.


liliLiL Coubi – Hair Stylist

LiL specializes in all types of hair
doing red carpet events, photo shoot models,
pop stars, actors and actresses, extensions,
extravagant to simple styles, bridal party hair and more.

Contact LiL at hairbylil@gmail.comTo view work

michelleMichelle Burgo – Makeup Artist

Michelle specializes in makeup for the TV/ Film & music industry. From glamour to gore, she enjoys all aspects of the makeup world. Some of her accomplishments include working on Funny or Die, AwesomenessTV, and independent films.


rockyRocky Christopher – Set Designer

Rocky is an artist. “I play music as loud as I can with out anyone yelling. Music is life as well as art. I believe everything we do is a form of art. Walking, running, dancing, cooking” “We work hard and play harder so you turn it up louder”.


AssivaiweWeb_DM_headshots_237_20111107_9651Assivaiwe Tchukombe (Nana) – Coordinator Assistant

Assivaiwe is a recording engineer who has worked as a production assistant on set for the sequel of The Notebook. She contributed in lighting the characters
and participated in shows as a back stage assistant for a live bands. She also has a good knowledge of miking techniques.


frank_facebookFrank Rosazy – Artist

I have been an artist my whole life. My earliest memories are drawing from books. The art I create is part of my essence and passions including: the female form, jazz, Marilyn, nostalgic, subjects related to the beach and ocean, landscapes, fantasy and site specific installations. I experiment a lot using oil paints, watercolors, acrylics, pastels, digital cameras, printers and computers. My art has been described as “physiologically penetrating.”