Jeff Grossberg - President
Jeff Grossberg, one of the founding officers of ALLY Entertainment Network, takes a personal role in many of ALLY's in-house productions. Jeff has been involved with the Chicago music scene for many years and is best known for his incredible harmonica skills. Jeff brings his musical talent and hands-on managing style to every project. He can be seen playing in ALLY's signature jazz group, The Heavy Hitters; our featured blues production, The Chicago Blues Revue; our exclusive performance troupe, the Astro Beat Circus; or his solo project, Hyper Harp.
Josh Kahle - VP of Business Development
Josh Kahle is a 10 year veteran of the music booking/management industry. He oversees ALLY's day-to-day operations, and also manages a newly emerging creative music publishing company, Momentous Music and Media. He is also an accomplished studio musician, producer and songwriter. www.momentousmusicmedia.com
Erika Weander - Director of Marketing and Artist Management
Erika Weander joined ALLY Entertainment as a marketing consultant in August 2008. Weander began her music career as a booking associate in 2001 at the legendary Birdland Jazz Club and JAYARVEE Music, taking over as Director of Operations in 2003. For five years, she directed production crews and musicians for numerous “Live at Birdland” Grammy-award winning recordings, managed corporate sponsored tours, and developed innovative promotional ideas to connect with international audiences.
In 2006, Weander received the Songwriter Hall of Fame Award for Best New Songwriter presented by Billboard Magazine and the National Association of Popular Music. She recently completed her first self-produced album with her band, STATION 23, and started her own music publishing company, Weander Romano Publishing.
We have provided entertainment for many great companies in the past 13 years! Some of our fantastic clients include:
A.G. Edwards; American Hydrotech; American Liver Foundation; Art Institute of Chicago; Bakery & McKenzie LLP; Best Western Inn of Chicago; Blue Water Grill; Boeing Corporation; Cargill Investor Services; Chicago Canine Rescue Foundation; Chicago Cultural Center; Chicago Speedway; Concierge Unlimited International; Cole Taylor Bank; Diversity Yacht Club; Dominick's Grocery Stores; Dubuque Main Street Jazz Festival; Gail and Rice; Global Management Services, Inc.; Illinois Association of Park Districts; Joe's Seafood, Prime Steak & Stone Crab; Lettuce Entertain You Enterprises, Inc; Lincoln International; Lincoln Park Young Professionals; Lincoln Property Management; Lutheran General Hospital O.R.; Mainstay Hospitality, LLC; MB Real Estate; The Melting Pot; The Mid-America Club; National Association of Retail Collection Attorneys; Navy Pier Special Events; Northwestern Memorial Hospital; Productions USA; River North Association; Shaw Crab House; Swedish Covenant Hospital; Swissôtel Hotels & Resorts; Telecommunications Industry Association; USG Corp.; Valley Insurance Associates, Inc.; Vanderbilt University; World Book; The Event Gallery, GREENer Events Chicago and many more!