Nancy Jane productions has been bringing one of a kind events to the New York City area and Austin, TX during the SXSW music festival for the past four years. We’ve staged events everywhere from venues, bars, loft spaces, NYC blocks and parks. If you have a dream and it’s legal (at least sort of), then we’ll make it happen- anywhere.
After the Jump Fest ‘07, ‘09- Founder and producer.
The ‘08 music festival featured 36 bands on 4 stages in a huge Williamsburg block party. 3,000+ people attended over the 15 hour event. The ‘09 festival combined art, music and food in a three day celebration at the Littlefield art space in Gowanus, Brooklyn.
MyOpenBar.com/Samual Adams Halloween - ‘07 Warehouse party with live bands, djs. 3,000+rsvps, 2,000+ attendees.
The Deli Magazine Best of New York Festival - Multi venue music festival in Park Slope, Brooklyn. 20 acts, 2000 tickets.
SXSW Music Conference ‘08, ‘09 - After the Jump Official Conference Showcase and annual House Party. ‘09 The Hype Machine/TheMusicSlut.com Opening Day Party and the This Side Up/Bell House/TheMusicSlut.com Day Party. Average 400-1,000 attendees. Past performers include The Proclaimers, Superdrag, Young Love, Chairlift
CMJ Music Conference ‘07-‘09 - Events include various day parties, annual closing day BBQ in Gowanus and official three level showcase at The Knitting Factory. Average 200-1,000 attendees. Past performers include, Yeasayer, Foals, The Antlers, Pains of Being Pure at Heart, A Place to Bury Strangers, O’death
New Year’s Eve at The Knitting Factory ‘08, ‘09 - event encompassing all three levels of the venue with djs, musical acts and karaoke. 09’ included the legendary Manhattan venue closing party.
Various small New York City based events for 100-300 attendees including TheMusicSlut.com anniversary and holiday parties and a series of themed Singles Mixers.
Past sponsors and partners: Red Stripe, Anheuser Busch, Gigbot, Sweet Leaf Tea, Stereofame, Metromix.com, Concert.tv, PBR, Tiger Beer, Beggars Music Group, IMEEM, Indaba, Toms Shoes, GURU, Brooklyn Brewery, Hornitos, Nokia.
Event production, management and more.
We have years of experience with live events of all shapes and sizes. From small birthday celebrations to huge warehouse parties, holiday parties, fund-raisers, and marketing events. When it comes to managing your project, we’ll apply our know-how, attention to detail and expertise to make your show a success - no matter the size, budget, venue or creative/technical challenges.
• Labor Management
• Equipment Purchases or Rentals
• Equipment Installation
• Systems Integration
• On-site Coordination
• Safety Issues
• Budget Management
• Sound design
We will also take on almost any other management responsibility to ensure your event is a success. We understand that its not just the part the attendees see, but also all the pieces they don’t see that makes an event a smash hit.
In addition to production and management, we have experience designing functional and creative events that deliver measurable results as specified by our clients with style and professionalism. Whether your goal is to raise your company profile, impress clients, raise awareness for a cause or promote a product, commitment to finding the right resources at the right prices for each specific client is a valuable asset that Nancy Jane brings to each event.
First off, no one here is named Nancy Jane. But there is Jennifer Kellas. Jennifer is the founder of After the Jump Fest as well as the founder and co-editor in chief of popular TheMusicSlut.com music blog started in 2005. In 2008, the blog was voted as one of the top 20 best in the country by Billboard Magazine.
Since 2005, Jennifer has developed and supervised an ongoing schedule of local and national events, including the CMJ showcases and parties and SXSW Music Conference shows, among many others. In 2007, Jennifer created the annual music festival, After the Jump Fest, which curates 30+ bands on multiple stages in prominent venues and raises funds for music education through an average of 3,000+ ticket sales.
Jennifer has conducted media relations campaigns resulting in feature coverage from international publications and magazines including The New York Times, The New Yorker, The Guardian (UK), Spin, Village Voice, Spin, New York, and others. In addition, she maintains relationships with key local and national sponsors to support and promote events, including Anheuser Busch, Brooklyn Brewery, Concert.tv, Gigbot, GURU, IMEEM, Nokia, Sweet Leaf Tea, TOMS Shoes, and others.
Jennifer is also an independent writer, editor and publicist. She provides writing, editing and public relations services for a broad range of art, music and media publications and clients. Specialist in social media platforms, including blogger, Twitter, Facebook, DIGG and Hype Machine outreach and maintains a broad network of public relations contacts and photographers.
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