VP of Business Development
Founder of Lisa Gabrielle Inc. (2009) with two locations LA and Brooklyn, Melanie Penella represents clients from all over the world. As a sought-after music manager and public relations expert, Melanie specializes in HipHop & Reggae: Singers, Songwriters, Masters of Ceremonies, Producers, and Mix Engineers. Melanie is a proud student of The Temple Of Hip Hop and was personally mentored by Krs One, Domingo Padilla, Jeffrey Collins, Beni B of ABB Records, and Elis Pacheco of Digital Launch.
Since 2013, Melanie’s client roster has celebrated Grammy nominations, Top 10 Billboard charting, Tour routing, award-winning music videos, and gold record statuses. Melanie’s passion for day-to-day personal management equals her ability to connect artists with outside revenue sources and brand placement. Melanie can currently also be seen as a video personality with Eddie B Swift on BReal TV (overseen by BReal of Cypress Hill).