Adam is the founder and creative director for Melophy. In addition to his work creating the platform, Adam is a guitarist, concert producer and promoter. Adam has spent the past 15 years working with Opera legend Andrea Bocelli as the VP of touring and marketing. He also spent the past 15 years working for singer-songwriter Matisyahu both as a touring guitarist for acoustic performances and as a consultant on non-profit events. He has co-produced PBS Concert specials for Andrea Bocelli as well as the most successful PBS special in history, “David Foster & Friends.” Adam has worked with some of his musical heroes producing and promoting shows for Itzhak Perlman, Matisyahu, Andy Statman, The Slip, Heather Headley, and many others.
As CEO of Gelb Productions, Bruce brings a lifetime of independent sports, entertainment, and promotion experience. He succeeds in his father’s footsteps, building on the four-plus decades of being one of the preeminent independent music and entertainment producers and promoters in North America. Gelb Productions continues to be the exclusive promoter of Andrea Bocelli and enjoys working with various other artists.
Ryan is a Miami-based business analyst with a demonstrated background of working in music production & promotion, investment management, and marketing. He has assisted in the production & promotion of tours for Artists including Andrea Bocelli and Matisyahu. Ryan uses his data analytical background to deliver data driven recommendations to improve efficiencies and add value to all projects he takes on.Ryan graduated from the University of Florida with a Master’s Degree in International Business and a Bachelor’s Degree in Finance. He is the Co-founder of @TheMiamiMenu, a Miami-based digital media company founded in 2013 that has gained over 80,000 followers. He is a master marketer and proficient in all aspects of business finance. He utilizes his experience and skills to maximize Melophy’s vision. He plans to expand Melophy’s talent’s reach and provide as much exposure as possible, while giving our subscribers an authentic and meaningful music experience.
Melissa is a design artist and entrepreneur. Over the last decade, she’s cultivated experience as an executive assistant and events coordinator. Currently, as an office manager, she skillfully supports client management, administrative duties, and smooth company operations. She also dreams up cool ideas and practices by lining up the right resources to make things happen. She also founded K’Mell Designs, an early-stage fashion design and clothing & accessories production company based in Miami. Over the years, Melissa has dedicated herself to social causes, from being a child court advocate to recovering missing children.
Luciana joined Gelb Productions in 2015. Prior to her work with Gelb, she served as the financial Controller for Hard Rock Hotel & Casino properties throughout Florida. Luciana’s strong leadership and business skills allow her to work as a key partner both administratively and operationally. She focuses on data in the decision making process and applies hands-on experience when evaluating business decisions and is relentless when it comes to operational efficiencies.With a proven track record of building effective teams, her experience includes everything from public accounting, to business analysis, to purchase/sales of professional sports teams, and investor relations. Luciana contributed an era of growth and success for Gelb Productions and looks forward to applying her expertise to the success of Melophy.
Pete is an entertainment industry veteran with almost 40 years of vast experience working concerts, tours and live events on five continents. Having joined Gelb in 2011, Pete began his career in the mid 80s in the Personal Appearance Department at the Agency for the Performing Arts. Pete went on to be a venue GM, a programming and venue consultant, tour manager, production manager and has worked almost every imaginable job in the business. Standout names include Andrea Bocelli, Neil Diamond, Jerry Seinfeld, Robin Williams, Diana Ross, Julie Andrews, Kenny Rogers, Willie Nelson and many more while working with prestigious venues such as The Kennedy Center, Chicago Theatre, Saenger Theatre, and others.“The Melophy team has worked tirelessly to ensure that all the needs of teacher and student are met in one place and that each gets the most out of their time and efforts. It is the most complete platform of its kind in the business.