Ivan Ellis Joins Cast of FOX’s Hit Series EMPIRE
Dreamer Management is beyond honored to announce that our client, singer and actor Ivan Ellis, has joined the cast of FOX’s hit series Empire. Empire is a musical drama based around the lives of music mogul Luscious Lyon (Terrance Howard), his ex-wife Cookie Lyon (Taraji P. Henson), and their children as they each fight for control of Lusicious’s music and entertainment company, Empire Enterprises. The show has already surpassed expectations; it was renewed for a second season after only its second episode. It is currently the highest rated broadcast drama since 2010. Ivan Ellis will make his debut in the series on March 4, 2015 and will return for two additional episodes including the finale. Ironically, singer, Ivan Ellis plays Royale-T who is a rap artist signed to Empire enterprises and represented by Cookie. Be sure to tune in and watch as Ivan Ellis adds more drama to the series through the portrayal of his character, Royale-T.
Dreamer Management's Drink of Choice: Le'Feu Vodka - Dreamer is selected as Le’feu Vodka’s first Brand Ambassador
DREAMER MANAGEMENT’S DRINK OF CHOICE: LE’FEU VODKA
Dreamer is selected as Le’feu Vodka’s first Brand Ambassador
Washington, DC – September 15, 2014 – The popular Washington, DC based liquor, Le’feu vodka, names Dreamer Management as its first brand ambassador. The boutique entertainment company will endorse the 70-proof infusion through its various avenues of influence such as social media, logo sharing, and event sponsorships. Guests of Dreamer Management sponsored events can expect to experience the smooth libation in various cocktail combinations, including Dreamer’s soon-to-be-released signature drink. Ultimately, Dreamer Management and Le’feu vodka will embark on a nationwide campaign set to satiate the taste buds of elite socialites with a passion for spirits. The Dreamer Management executive team (CEO, Bradford “Jazzy” Smith; Chief Talent Manager, Jelani “Jay” Jones; VP of Marketing, Auntea Marie) will continue to work directly with Le’feu to expand the reach of the brand in various markets. Most would agree that entertainment’s best accessory is a sophisticated premium elixir, making the alliance between the two rising conglomerates a perfect match.
Dreamer Management Unites with the Don Cornelius Foundation for a Multi-City Suicide Awareness Campaign
Washington, DC - July 30, 2014 - Dreamer Management is elated to announce its leading-edge partnership with the Don Cornelius Foundation. The two organizations have joined forces to bring suicide awareness and prevention to the forefront. In effort to familiarize the community with the important cause, as well as the foundation’s mission, the Don Cornelius Foundation will launch a multi-city campaign in the fall. Dreamer Management proudly accepts the task of overseeing the entertainment aspect of each event. Additionally, Dreamer Management will serve as an official sponsor and supporter of the Don Cornelius Foundation, honoring the foundation’s mission to provide the necessary resources to those contemplating suicide, and to save lives.
Dreamer Management Attends 2014 BET Awards
Dreamer Management executive team members, Bradford “Jazzy” Smith (Founder & CEO ) and Auntea Marie (VP of Marketing & Communications) attended the BET Experience and BET Awards June 26- 29, 2014 in Los Angeles, Ca. The Dream Team members made appearances on several red carpets at official BET events held over the weekend. Additionally, they attended two of the three BET Experience concerts at the Staples Center being granted backstage access to the closing show held after the awards featuring Jennifer Hudson, Trey Songz, and Mary J Blige. The duo were also guests at the BET Awards 106 & Park pre- show and the actual BET awards ceremony where they sat in the orchestra. The awards were hosted by Chris Rock and included performances by Usher, Trey Songz, Chris Brown, Lil Wayne, Jennifer Hudson, Iggy Azalea, Nikki Manaji, John Legend, Jhene Aiko, Missy Elliot, TI, August Alsina and Lionel Richie. The amount of exposure and visibility gained allowed the team to introduce the Dreamer Management brand to various industry peers.
The National Cherry Blossom Festival Welcomes Ivan Ellis to Washington, DC
Ivan Ellis and Dreamer Management are honored to participate in the 102nd annual National Cherry Blossom Festival. The historic celebration is centered on the National Mall in Washington, DC, surrounded by the infamous cherry blossom trees. Ivan Ellis will grace the stage Thursday, April 10, 2014 at 5pm. Festival goers can expect a selection of popular R&B covers intertwined with Ivan’s original music. The 22 year old Soul singer will deliver soothing falsettos over classic R&B beats, packaged with a transmittable energy that will attract audiences of all demographics
Dreamer Management Attends 7th Annual (2014) BET Honors
The 7th annual BET Honors were filmed Saturday February 8, 2014 at the historic Warner Theater in Washington, DC. Seated third row, center stage, were Dreamer Management executive team members Bradford “Jazzy” Smith, CEO, and Auntea Marie, VP of Marketing & Communications.
Each year BET celebrates extraordinary African-American achievers for their inspiring work across a variety of industries. This year’s honorees included Aretha Franklin (Musical Arts Award), Carrie Mae Weems (Visual Arts Award), Ice Cube (Entertainment Award), Kenneth Chenault (Corporate Citizen Award), Berry Gordy (Visionary Award), and a tribute to the life-work of Nelson Mandela.
RedFate, the DC Trill Goddess, named “Best Artist” at Island Def Jam Live Music Showcase
RedFate, the DC Trill Goddess, named “Best Artist”
at Island Def Jam Live Music Showcase
Dreamer Management artist, RedFate, confirms her title as the DC Trill Goddess at every opportunity allotted to her. She can now add another stripe to her belt; she was named the “best artist” at the Island Def Jam Live Music Showcase hosted by King Ryan Entertainment. The popular music event was held Sunday, December 15 at the Tropicalia Lounge on the infamous U Street corridor. RedFate was one of ten entertainers selected to grace the stage and use the moment to impress Island Def Jam A&R representatives, as well as grab the attention of a club full of music lovers.
Tweet, Ivan Ellis, and Band Khameelion at Velvet Lounge Chicago
Hear the soothing sounds of Tweet with artist Ivan Ellis and Band Khameelion. They will be rocking the house at Velvet Lounge Chicago 67 E. Cermak Rd., Chicago, Illinois 60616 Friday, September 13, 2013 from 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM This is a FREE event!!! The only thing that you have to do is sign up at http://tweetlovelaugh.eventbrite.com for guaranteed entry.
Movie Night & Private Screening: "The Call"
The Chicago team and artist goes to the movies. Dreamer Management were special guest and attended a private screening of "The Call" on opening night hosted by David Otunga and friends. "The Call" unfolds as a veteran 911 operator takes a life-altering call from a teenage girl who has just been abducted, she realizes that she must confront a killer from her past in order to save the girl's life. David Otunga plays Officer Jake Devans. The Cast includes Halle Berry, Abigail Breslin, Morris Chestnut, and Michael Eklund. The Call hit Theaters March 15, 2013. For more information about the movie. Go to www.call-movie.com. Pictured Left to Right: Bradford "Jazzy" Smith, Derrion "DayTheFresh" Scroggins (Recording Artist/Producer), Ivan Ellis (Singer/Actor), Jay Jones, Pierre "P-Air" Hunter (Recording Artist), and Connie Baltzell.
Dreamer attends the 55th Grammy Awards in LA
Associates and managers with Dreamer Management were fortunate to attend the 54th Grammy Awards and this year, they are gearing up to attend the 55th Grammy Awards in Los Angeles, CA on Feb 10, 2013.
“The Recording Academy is the most prestigious hard-working organization in the music industry. Joining as an associate member of the Recording Academy shows prestige and a seriousness for what we do. We are always seeking opportunities that will move our artist to the next level.” – Bradford “Jazzy” Smith, CEO Dreamer Management
Dreamer Managers are members of the Chicago Chapter, Washington, DC Chapter, and Atlanta Chapters.
The Recording Academy is the leading organization for honoring achievements in the recording arts, and supporting the music Industry. For more than 50 years, the voting members of the Recording Academy have decided who receives a GRAMMY award, which is the most prestigious and respected award in music.
Current Roster of Recording Artist
Dreamer Management's current roster of Recording Artist include:
Ivan Ellis, Kingston O'Nasty, P-Air, RedFate, OtherGuyz and Tynese Trent.
To find out more information about our artist or to listen to their music click here
Dreamer Management Attends 2012 BET Awards
William Scott, Jarvis Bowman, and Bradford "Jazzy" Smith attend the 2012 BET Awards. Performances during the award show included Chris Brown, Kanye West, Monica, Brandy, Chaka Khan, Melani Fiona, Yolanda Adams, Y'anna Crawley, D'Angelo and many more. The awards were held at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles, California.
We are DREAMER Management
DREAMER MANAGEMENT, is a premier management firm that has taken its place as a progressive entertainment management company. Based in the Washington, DC metropolitan area, DREAMER reaches a client base established in the markets of Chicago, Atlanta, Virginia Beach, New York and Los Angeles. DREAMER seeks out undiscovered talent and commits to help their clients build careers which illustrate stardom and success.
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Our management company provides services to recording artist, celebrities, public figures, radio personalities, disc jockeys, models, actors, dancers, book authors, spokes persons and many other professionals in the industries of music, fashion, and entertainment.