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Michael Fiebach

Founder, CEO

Michael Fiebach is the Founder and CEO of Fame House LLC, with offices in Philadelphia, San Francisco and Los Angeles. Michael started Fame House in January, 2011.

From 2006-2010, Michael ran the legendary DJ Shadow’s online operation, marketing, project and merchandising management, and worked as a freelance music industry consultant.

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Jason Judy

Jason Judy

Chief Operating Officer

Jason Judy is a music and technology enthusiast who has spent the last decade immersing himself in every element of the industry. He is as passionate about music as he is the business that serves it, and strives to bring structure and efficiency to a perpetually changing and complex environment.

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Eric Hahn

Eric Hahn

Chief Marketing Officer

Eric was Fame House’s first full time hire and has been the driving creative force behind much of the company’s work. As CMO, he oversees marketing strategy and creative across all Fame House accounts. His client work includes Eminem, Ultra Music and more. Eric graduated from Drexel University with a BS in Music Industry and a concentration in Entertainment Pre-Law.

Specialties / Experience

Digital Marketing, Social Media, Online Advertising, Project Management, Music licensing, Graphic Design, Web Development

Katonah Coster

Katonah Coster

Marketing Director

Katonah joined Fame House in April 2012. As Marketing Director, she is responsible for marketing strategy and project management.

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Hisham Dahud

Digital Strategy Director

Hisham Dahud is a music industry professional at the epicenter of digital strategy, music technology, and musicianship – carrying a uniquely wide perspective of today’s music business.

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Frank Litjens

Senior Digital Director, Amsterdam 

Frank began his professional career by founding a creative digital agency in 2001 where he also served as the Creative Director. There he spent his time building and leading a team of 15 developers, designers and animators and over the years created award winning interactive experiences for world class brands such as Nickelodeon, Universal Music and McDonald’s.

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Joshua Glazer

Digital Marketing Manager, Berlin 

Josh is a writer, editor and online content creator who has helmed projects for industry-defining clients including Coachella, URB Magazine, Vice, Insomniac, Native Instruments and Red Bull. Raised in Detroit’s infamous underground music scene, he spent a decade honing his craft in Los Angeles before relocating to his current home in Berlin.

Sam Huntington

Sam Huntington

Business Development Director

Sam Huntington is Fame House’s impassioned business development lead. After joining the company in 2012, Sam has supported Fame House’s growth oriented initiatives, and worked with new clients on aligning their marketing needs with Fame House’s resources in order to ensure a snug agency relationship. Having previously co-founded mobile-survey company, Foodforthought.com, and lead business development for Philadelphia interactive agency, Brolik Productions, Sam brings 7 years of tech-experience to Fame House.

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Matt Lee

Matt Lee

Web Development Director

A hybrid web designer and developer, Matt Lee is the Web Development Director at Fame House.

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Justin Gray Morgan

Justin Gray Morgan

Creative Director

Justin Gray Morgan is an Art Director, Designer and Illustrator. With over 10 years experience as a designer, he has worked with a wide range of clients from big agencies like CP+B and Ogilvy, to trend-setting companies like Juxtapoz and Thrasher, and even doing footwear design for Phat Farm and Tommy Hilfiger and Ariat.

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Dan Conway

Creative Services Manager

Dan oversees the creative department at Fame House, helping to coordinate graphic, video, merchandising and web development projects. Dan’s background in both account management and creative services helps bridge the gap between client needs and creative execution.
Prior to his time at Fame House, Dan worked at 1 Trick Pony, a digitally focused advertising agency where he managed marketing initiatives for Hard Rock, Borgata Hotel & Casino and others. He also has ties to the music industry as a digital operations specialist for independent record label Revel Records. At Revel Dan specialized in online development, branding, and digital content creation & distribution for the label and its artists.

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Alexandra Wittchen

Digital Strategy Manager

Alex is Fame House’s Digital Strategy Manager, providing strategic expertise to a variety of Fame House initiatives and weighing in on marketing plans, new business pitches and brand audits. In addition, Alex heads up the burgeoning reporting and data department. Prior to coming to Fame House, Alex was the Digital & Social Strategist for 1 Trick Pony and worked on clients such as Virgin Mobile USA, Hard Rock, and Boost Mobile.

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Jon Ardito

Senior Account Manager

Jon Ardito joined Fame House with a background in campaign execution and brand strategy, contributing an expertise in both Advertising and Music. His experience servicing big brand accounts such as US Bank, AIG, Verizon, and Planet Fitness is supplemented by 20 years of music education and performance, providing a unique balance to support our business model. Daily interactions with media, creative, and strategy professionals at reputable agencies, Quattro Direct and Red Tettemer, O’Connell + Partners, have provided Jon with a skill set to pioneer various marketing initiatives at Fame House and oversee account management.

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Kate Strollo

Kate Strollo

Account Manager

As a graduate of Drexel University’s Music Industry program, Kate has spent the past several years immersed in the entertainment industry, kicking off her career in concert promotions and communications.

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Deb Keller

Deb Keller

Account Manager

Always a live events enthusiast, Deb embarked into the entertainment business as a Production Assistant for Total Production Services. She has worked live television broadcasts including events for the NHL, NFL, NBA, and concerts in the greater Philadelphia area. Through Drexel University’s MAD Dragon entities, Deb became Head of Radio Promotions while gaining experiences in label marketing & promotions, legal & business affairs, and concert promotions.

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Nick Rizzuto

Nick Rizzuto

Account Manager

Nick spent his undergraduate years at Drexel University in the trenches of the entertainment business while simultaneously earning a B.S. in Music Industry, and recently returned to pursue his MBA in Marketing.

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Brian Aranda

Brian Aranda

Account Manager

A native New Yorker, Brian graduated from Loyola University in Maryland in 2009 with a degree in Communications – Digital Media. Following his graduation, Brian stayed in Baltimore where he performed as a drummer with his band and sharpened his skills in social media marketing, graphic design, artist management and booking.

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Jamie Saam

Associate Account Manager

Jamie serves as Junior Account Manager for Fame House. After a three year stint at Dunkin’ Donuts’ agency of record in the Mid-Atlantic region, Jamie brings experience in big brand campaign execution with a focus on digital, traditional, and partnership marketing.

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.Lindsay Alexander

Lindsay Alexander

E-Commerce Manager

Lindsay Alexander takes the lead on all things E-Commerce at Fame House.

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Mike Sacchetti

Mike Sacchetti

Digital Marketing Associate

As a solo independent musician, Mike has been writing, producing, engineering, marketing, and handling PR for nearly 8 years. His hard work earned him a featured spot in the national music magazine, Alternative Press, and he was named one of the top 5 bands in the country by Epitaph Records & mtvU. Having experienced the power of social media from a musician’s standpoint, Mike understands the critical role it plays within the industry.

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James Guttman

James Guttman

Digital Marketing Associate

James is a lifelong musician and music lover who is blurring the lines between business professionals and artists. As a digital marketing associate for Fame House, his strengths lie in social media and marketing strategy. Outside of the office, James is a passionate singer, electronic music producer, and DJ. Being on the ground with artists while working as a music industry professional allows him to see the business from both sides, giving him a unique understanding of the machine as a whole.

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Arielle Abilo

Arielle Abilo

Digital Marketing Associate

Arielle Abilo is passionate about the arts and was ingrained in music at a young age. Arielle is a graduate of Drexel University with a degree in Entertainment and Arts Management and minor in Business Administration. She is thrilled to be a part of the Fame House team.

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Gina Rullo

Digital Marketing Associate

An Albany, NY native, Gina graduated from SUNY Cortland in 2008 with a degree in Sport Management – Communications. After working for Blue Shield of NENY for two years, she decided it was time to pursue her goal of working in Communications and moved to a bigger city.

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Max Pete

Max Pete

Digital Marketing Associate

After picking up a pair of drum sticks in middle school, Max fell in love with music. From then on, Max joined band in both middle school and high school as a drummer. Initially, Max wanted to go to a music production school to pursue a career as a music producer , but decided to attend a four year university. Max graduated San Francisco State University in 2012 with a degree in Communication studies.

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Nikki Volpicelli

Digital Marketing Associate

Nikki graduated with a degree in Magazine Journalism from Temple University, during which time she worked as an editorial intern at Magnet magazine and the Philly City Paper. In 2011, she moved to Portland, Oregon for an internship with the Pulitzer prize-winning Willamette Week newspaper. When her internship was over she stayed on as a freelance music critic — splitting her time between the Willamette, Oregon Public Broadcasting and Eleven magazine.

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Frank Spada

Digital Marketing Associate

Frank comes to Fame House with over 3 years of music industry marketing experience.  He previously was the Director of Marketing for an independent promoter based in Philadelphia, Deathwaltz Media Group.  In this position, he was involved in marketing, booking and freelance consulting for many of Philly & NYC’s top music venues, promoters, local and national touring artists alike.

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Jade Waterman

Jade Waterman

Digital Marketing Associate

Having been engrossed in the music world from the very start, Jade has developed an undying passion for music and the industry behind it. Exposed to everything from disco and hair metal to punk rock and techno, she is intent on sharing her musical passions with both the real and digital worlds.

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Julia Mcguire

Julia McGuire

Digital Marketing Associate

Julia got her feet wet in the music industry as a content management intern at local Philly label, Ropeadope Records. Since then she has held several internships throughout her college years, including an opportunity as an intern in London at the artist management company, Kartel Creative. Throughout all of her experiences, her love for music has grown to be more than just an interest, but a career goal to be involved in the industry for a lifetime.

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Ryan Hall

Ryan Hall

Digital Marketing Associate

A graduate of Drexel University with a BS in Music Industry, Ryan is a Philly native with many talents up his sleeve.  He spent his early years as a musician eventually leading him to the business side of music where he began working for Aorta Management, founded by members of The Disco Biscuits, Live Nation, and Red Light Management.

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Adam Rappoport

Digital Marketing Associate

Adam is extremely excited to join the Fame House team, as he has worked within emerging technology and music since graduating with a B.A in Communications from the University of Arizona, and sees Fame House as the place where these worlds intersect.

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William Toms

Digital Marketing Associate

“He who says he can and he who says he cannot are both correct.” Not only is that quote written on his wall at home, but William chooses to live his life by it. Completing internships with two of the “big three” television networks in Philadelphia confirmed his passion for the entertainment industry.

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Matt Chylak

Digital Marketing Associate

Matt has always let music take him where he wants to go. He comes to Fame House after working at the Philadelphia public radio station WXPN and performing as a singer-songwriter for years. He graduated from the University of Pennsylvania with a degree in English, Music, and Consumer Psychology.

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Marisa Velázquez – Rivas

Graphic Designer

Born in Puerto Rico and raised in Venezuela, Marisa has found a lot of inspiration for her designs through cultural experiences and travel. Keeping up with global trends within the design world is a hobby of hers. As a creative can-do graphic designer with high standards she is always willing to do whatever it takes to provide cutting-edge artwork.

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Gabe Coffey

Video/Content Manager

Gabe is Fame House’s videographer/editor, focusing on bringing clients’ brands to life through through video and motion graphics. After graduating from West Chester University with a degree in Film, Gabe took the opportunity to work at a non-profit clothing line, Nu Campaign. Based in the heart of Jerusalem, Israel, he produced short videos and commercials, maintained the brand’s social media presence, and handled online distribution.

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Andrew Lim

Email Marketing Manager

Andrew Lim is Fame House’s Email Marketing Manager, responsible for overseeing all email marketing strategy, operations, and execution. Prior to joining Fame House in 2014, Andrew was a lead digital marketer in the retail industry working with clients such as JCPenney, Macy’s, and Hudson’s Bay.

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Jake Rosenberg

Paid Media Manager

Jake Rosenberg is Fame House’s Paid Media Manager, responsible for overseeing all paid media strategy, operations, and execution. Prior to joining Fame House in 2014, Jake was a Senior Manager of Innovation at MediaCom, where he did everything from planning & buying digital media to producing & distributing branded entertainment platforms for clients.

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Alex Ocko

Alex Ocko

Executive Assistant

Alex Ocko has been involved in the music industry since he began drumming at age 11. He has experienced it all by playing and recording with countless bands as well as writing for hip hop music blog Okayplayer.

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Jonathon Zaremba

Executive Assistant

Jonathon comes to Fame House with a jack-of-all-trades skillset. He started out in the industry interning with strategic touring agency Moodswing 360 where his work was focused around tour scheduling and marketing for artists like Katy Perry and Shwayze. He has worked closely with Chachi, a New York-area DJ/Producer, as his personal assistant and blogger.

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Nichole Hulse

Nichole Hulse

E-Commerce Assistant

Although she studied Screenwriting at Drexel University, Nichole is an expert in merchandise fulfillment. She assists in handling fulfillment orders and leads our customer care department.

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Jake Prein

Customer Service Assistant

After realizing his passion for music in high school, Jake concluded that he could not work anywhere that wasn’t related to the music industry.

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Finn McBacon

Office Dog

Finn is a nine year old Jack Russell who has entered the Music Industry by the way of his owner, Kate. A fierce lover of bacon, Finn spends his days alongside the Fame House crew playing fetch and taking the occasional nap.

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Fame House Launches Office in The Netherlands May 30, 2014 by Fame House Staff

Fame House is happy to announce the launch of their Dutch office. In partnership with our sister company, ID&T, under the SFX family, we now have top-quality resources in Amsterdam, headed up by Frank Litjens. Frank brings over ten years of digital agency experience to Fame House and transitions into this new role after having headed the Data Insights and Digital Development Operations at ID&T over the past two years.

“I’m very excited to bring Fame House over to Europe and get to work with the highly talented team from the U.S. I can’t wait to expand the business with our European events and grow the already extraordinary roster of world famous artists and events that make up the Fame House clients,” says Frank Litjens.

“Frank is a data and technology expert. That combined with his ability to help coordinate efforts for … Read More »

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Fame House and WeHeartIt – Breaking Through the Social Clutter with Beauty May 7, 2014 by Fame House Staff

What if there was a social network free of trolling, negativity, and was solely focused on the positive side of people’s everyday lives? — This social network exists, and it is called We Heart It.
What is social media to you? Is it text? Is it video? I think most people think of strong visual elements. Well, We Heart It certainly has that nailed.

Mostly female with a strong millennial core, this platform is unique in both its user base and its functionality. We Heart It’s users are a uniquely passionate, expressive group, using the platform primarily to share photos and other imagery (videos, quotes, etc.) that inspire them or that they feel represent their identity.

On a functionality level, it’s the feature We Heart It chose not to build that differentiates it so substantially from all other popular social networks: comments.

This stroke … Read More »

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