Meet the Team
Agent - Northeast
Stephen has over 20 years of experience in the music industry initially working at record companies such as Polygram and Elektra. Later he moved into a role at ICM (International Creative Management) and started as an agent in the contemporary music department representing such notable acts as Nas, India.arie, Laura Branigan, Rick James, Tracy Morgan and countless others. After a 6 year run at ICM, Stephen moved on to start his own agency (International Artists Agency) and ran that for 10 years until a former ICM collegue and he developed Patriot Artists Agency. PAA is a leading boutique agency priding itself on big agency representation with a boutique approach.
Agent - South
A true veteran of the business with over 40 years of experience as an agent, Terry first started at Paragon and later went to ICM where he headed the East Coast music department for over 20 years. He spent the next 2 years at Resolution, a startup agency created by former ICM head, Jeff Berg. The time was then right to partner with former colleague and friend Stephen Brush to form Patriot Artists Agency. In just a short time PAA has made its impact on the live entertainment market and continues to grow.
Agent - West
“After 23 years in artist and label management Kevin became a part of the Patriot Artist Family in 2017. Kevin brings his years of experience as part of some of the most prestigious management firms in the industry where he personally managed such artists as The Go Go’s, Candlebox,
Ace Frehley, Survivor, Whitford/St.Holmes, Lynch Mob, Loudermilk, The Cunninghams, Nelson, producer Toby Wright and many more. Kevin also served as the GM of the AudioNest Label as well as the NW rep for Epic records.”
Growing up in Texas, Lexie developed an immediate passion for all things music, so it makes perfect sense that she ended up in Music City. Her passions led her to opportunities in the music business surrounding radio promotions and artist relations and from there she developed an interest in the touring world. Joining the Patriot team in 2017, Lexie has provided passion, insight, and creative strategies to both the booking and management services at Patriot.
Hailing from the Hoosier State, Jess developed a passion for live music seeing her grandfather, member of Aldridge & Brock perform regularly growing up. After graduating from Purdue University, Jess made her way south to Music City and continued her education at Belmont University, where she got her first taste of the music business. Working in publicity and promotions for Rustic Records and then Big Machine Label Group, Jess developed a real love for talent booking and worked for legendary Keith Case before joining Patriot. Jess brings experience, passion, and creativity to the Patriot Team.