Who we are
Traverse Music Management aims to nurture and guide the professional careers of artists in the entertainment industry. Steve and Teresa deliver the best in management and career development to help artists bring their craft to venues across North America and beyond. Our ambition is to unite and bring people together and to enrich the quality of lives through art and music. We offer a variety of services for musical acts that are ready for the next stage of their careers.
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Steve Kenny is the management multi-tool artists need to keep the entertainment in entertaining. With experience on stages, at soundboards, and behind management desks, he brings in-depth industry knowledge and a comprehensive set of skills to cover every aspect of artist and tour management, booking, and publicity for professional musical acts.
A sought after consultant, Steve has helped countless artists shape their career vision and create a framework for how to succeed in the short and long term by finding a sustainable career model that works for them.
He holds an Honours Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy from Wilfred Laurier University.
Teresa Nelson is the dedicated, thorough, and ingenious support that artists need. With a Bachelor of Arts in Theatre and Film (University of Winnipeg), Certificate in Arts & Entertainment Management (Capilano University), and a growing roster of dedicated performers under her wing, Teresa's credentials are almost as impressive as her reputation for organization, efficiency, and professionalism that she's already cultivated at conferences, festivals and agencies across Canada. Whether she's overseeing the daily administrative realities of an artist's life or nurturing their fledging career, Teresa smooths out the behind the scenes process so artists can shine in the spotlight.
Teresa is also a member of the BC Touring Council's board of directors.
Project Planning • Consulting • Tour Management
Artist Development • Budgeting • Event Planning • Marketing
Grant Application Assistance • Branding • Social Media