As a music executive and musician, Ryan Svendsen has a unique understanding of both sides of the music industry. After graduating from UCLA with a degree in music, Svendsen assisted in music bookings at United Talent Agency and then artist management at Azoff Music/Live Nation. At Lionsgate, Svendsen managed the music campaigns of over 80 Film & TV Soundtracks including the Academy Award winning best song and score for La La Land. He currently serves as Head of Music at Millennium Media / Nu Image Films.
As a musician, Svendsen continues to explore his passion of the Trumpet as much as possible and has performed & recorded with a wide array of artists including Shawn Mendes and Jon Bellion. He is most proud of his role on Christina Aguilera’s Grammy Award Nominated song “Fall In Line” feat. Demi Lovato in which he performed and co-wrote all horn lines.
In addition to his love for music, Ryan is an avid swimmer and has swam from Alcatraz 3 times.